Latest Handheld game console Stories

Nintendo Announces New 3DS Handheld
2012-06-23 07:49:58

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com Nintendo announced on Friday that it will be launching a jumbo-sized version of its 3DS handheld next month. The new handheld, called the "3DS XL," will be nearly twice the size of the current model, with a battery that boasts 6.5 hours´ worth of gaming time. Nintendo also said that the new device will come with a 4 gigabyte SD memory card, which is double the capacity of the current 3DS handheld. The 3DS XL, which goes on sale in Japan on July 28...

Sony Works With JK Rowling To Bring Harry Potter To Life Once More
2012-06-05 12:19:29

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com While Sony took time to announce several new games at this year´s E3 conference, they only announced one “new” addition to the Sony family. Teaming up with none other than JK Rowling, Sony has introduced “Wonderbook,” an augmented reality platform for their Playstation 3 console, writing the Harry Potter franchise yet another paycheck. Specially designed books can be used with the Playstation 3 console to create new and...

2012-05-11 23:03:29

My Hot Electronics has decided to lower the price of the popular Playstation Vita handheld device to $225.99. The 3G/WiFi bundle will be priced at $267.50 and the Vita First Edition Bundle will be priced at $285.95. Detroit, Mi (PRWEB) May 11, 2012 My Hot Electronics, who recently released that they were lowering the price of the Playstation Vita to a starting price of $234.99, has lowered the price again. On Thursday, the company announced that the price would be lowered to a starting...

2012-05-06 23:00:15

My Hot Electronics is carrying the new Playstation Vita system at a starting price of $234.99 (Wi-Fi) and $274.99 (WiFi + 3G) for a limited time. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) May 06, 2012 My Hot Electronics is carrying the new Playstation Vita handheld gaming system at $234.99 for the Wi-Fi version and $274.99 for the Wi-Fi + 3G version. The 3G system allows for unlimited gaming over an AT&T 3G network (subscription sold separately.) "It is clear that the PS Vita is one of the most popular...

2012-04-29 23:01:38

QUORiON, a German point-of-sale system manufacturer, announces the release of its new portable ordering system. Based on the Android OS, it will support any portable device from smartphone to tablet. The device assists restaurants with their order management. Erfurt-Stotternheim, Thuringia, Germany (PRWEB) April 30, 2012 For several years now, QUORiON, the German POS system manufacturer, has evaluated numerous portable ordering devices for their restaurant POS systems. Yet a perfect fit...

Latest Handheld game console Reference Libraries

2013-09-06 09:35:02

The Gizmondo is a handheld gaming console released on March 19, 2005 by Tiger Telematics. The original device was called Gametrac and first published on its website in October 2003 regarding a new device being developed. In January 2004 it debuted as a concept product; it was renamed the Gizmondo in August 2004. It was released in the United Kingdom on March 19, 2005. An estimated 4,500 units were expected to sell in the first hour of release but only 1,000 were purchased. In Sweden,...

Sega Nomad
2013-08-10 07:32:11

The Sega Nomad is a handheld gaming console also known as the Sega Genesis Nomad. It was released by Sega on October 13, 1995 as a portable version of the home based unit the Sega Genesis. This unit is one of the few systems that can play most of the games from any region without an adapter. The system sold around one million units before it was discontinued in 1997. It was codenamed Project Venus during its development as Sega’s policy during that era was to name their systems after...

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