Powered with a 4-core ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore, the PS Vita has a SGX543MP4+ as GPU.The memory is 512 MB RAM and its VRAM is 128 MB. With dimensions of 83.55 mm (3.289 in) of height, 182 mm (7.2 in) of weight and 18.6 mm (0.73 in) as depth, it displays its genuine games with a 5-inch OLED multi-touch capacitive touchscreen (32-bit color and 960× 544 qHD @ 220 ppi). PS Vita has 12 control buttons including the legendary triangle, circle, X and the square. It has built-in GPS (only for the 3G version) as well as Wi-Fi, 3G, and Bluetooth 2.1+EDR connectivity. Weights 260 grams (9.2 oz) in Wi-Fi models and 279 grams (9.8 oz) in 3G models… In addition to all these features, the device has two (front and rear) 1.3 megapixel cameras with a 640×480 480p resolution in VGA mode.
Till now, we talked about normal developments for a casual handheld game console. But as our title says, the PS Vita plays big! PS Vita’s new tricks are far beyond the expectations. One of them is the Rear Touch Pad. This multi touch pad (capacitive type) is located on the backside of your console to maximie the controlling capabilityan yet unknown features that will designed by Sony and the 3rd party developers.
One of the other new experiences that Sony promises is about the interaction between the big brother of PS Vita: The Cross-platform Gaming! Suppose that you are gathering your time with your PS3 but you have to leave immediately! Or let’s say, have to go for the number 2! From now on, you don’t have to save your game, close the thing or loose all of of your XP while runnig like hell! All you have to do is to pause the game and continue your venture with your PS Vita! With this revolutionary concept, you can also join multi-ventures of related PS3 games without having a PS3 console!
Hey! I’m not finished yet! As we all know, Sony always aims the maximum gaming pleasure with supreme performance. And with this, you will be addicted to it: The Six Axis Motion Sensor! With PS Vita‘s motion sensor technology actively engage with the games as you touch, tilt, and steer your PS Vita. Plus, now they let us to discover a fully immersive first person shooter experience with dual analog sticks. From now on, we are one step nearer to the freedom of movement…
Charging using the AC adaptor is approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes. Approximate duration of continuous use is 3-5 hours while playing games, 5 hours while playing videos and 9 hours while playing music (assuming that the screen brightness is set to the default setting, the Bluetooth feature is not being used, and headphones are being used).