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Sony PlayStation Vita

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1141 reviews of Sony PlayStation Vita. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and design. The size and portability also get good feedback. Opinions about the connectivity and price are mixed.

usability, portability, size, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the Sony PlayStation Vita is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony PlayStation Vita

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 82 user reviews of Sony PlayStation Vita from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the size and design are generally positive. The price and portability are also appreciated. There are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, portability, price, design, size

94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Jun, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony PlayStation Vita

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 user reviews of Sony PlayStation Vita from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Amazon.com. People really like the portability and size. The usability and price are also appreciated, whereas many are critical about the reliability.

price, usability, size, portability

reliability

91% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jun, 2019

Expert review by : Jeff Bakalar (cnet.com.au)

PlayStation Vita

 

Overall, the PlayStation Vita is the most advanced portable gaming system ever made. While the price is deceiving because of a hidden cost, gamers are getting an impressively complete package right out of the gate. A healthy launch line-up is sure to...

Amazing visuals on the 5-inch OLED touchscreen that look almost as good as PS3 graphics Launch line-up is very impressive and allows for downloading of some games (including all first-party titles) over the PlayStation Network Operating system is...

Proprietary media and connections across the board, and even requires the purchase of a separate memory card to play most games and use most apps Battery life could be better, and there's no way it can be replaced by the user No video out ...

Jun, 2011

Expert review by : Wayne Webb (cybershack.com)

Review: PlayStation Vita

 

I have been hearing about how amazing the Vita is for a while now – online videos and press releases have been promising the whole nine yards and then some. I got my hands on one at a Sony preview a week before launch and was convinced I needed one to...

Lightweight, high quality, OLED brilliance, powerful processing, stunning game processing, fully portable

Limiting features, proprietary cables and memory

Overall though the more games they make, the cheaper the cards get and the more I play with it the more I love it. Most of my quibbles are directed at Sony and their anti-competitive behavior that limits consumers rather empowers them. The device and...

Mar, 2012

Expert review by : Esat Dedezade (pcauthority.com.au)

Hands-on with Sony PlayStation Vita

 

It might be a bit pricey, but for proper gaming on the move the Vita is simply unbeatable. Read on for our first impressions...

Feb, 2012

Expert review by : Mike Wilcox (avhub.com.au)

Sony PS Vita Review

 

New life or last gasp?

Consumer review (productreview.com.au)

Waiting

 

Ok, So I guess you could call me a sony fanboy, I love there consoles and have owned everything video game related they have released. However they have let me down on the vita, OK the hardware, the console itself flawless, The Software the user...

Solid piece of hardware. Fast and Reliable

Kiddy User Interface, Lack of software, Too much delay in release of new software

Jun, 2012

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