PlayStation Vita Dated for Europe

19 October, 2011 - 2:03 pm by

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe today announced that their latest console, the PlayStation Vita will be released across Europe, Africa, Middle East and Australian regions in February 2012, and will range from £299.99 for the Wi-Fi only model and £279.99 for the 3G/WiFi model.

On the 22 February 2012, anyone will be able to purchase the most powerful handheld console on the market. In addition, with both 3G and Wi-Fi support, PS Vita will draw consumers deeper into the gameplay experience and enable them to connect and play with the world around them, including their friends and other PS Vita owners through native PS Vita applications – near, and Party. A variety of social networking and communications services such as Facebook, foursquare, SkypeTM, and Twitter will also be available

PlayStation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi Model Crystal Black

Product name PlayStation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi Model Crystal Black
Product code
  • PCH-1102 (Australia/New Zealand
  • PCH-1103 (UK, and Ireland)
  • PCH-1104 (Europe/Eastern Europe)
  • PCH-1108 (Russia)

 

Release date February 22, 2012
MSRP £279.99
Included
  • PlayStation Vita 3G/Wi-Fi model x1
  • USB cable x1
  • AC adaptor x1
  • Power cord x1
  • Printed materials x1

PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi Model Crystal Black

Product name PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi Model Crystal Black
Product code
  • PCH-1002 (Australia/New Zealand
  • PCH-1003 (UK, and Ireland)
  • PCH-1004 (Europe/Eastern Europe)
  • PCH-1008 (Russia)

 

Release date February 22, 2012
MSRP £229.99
Included
  • PlayStation Vita Wi-Fi model x1
  • USB cable x1
  • AC adaptor x1
  • Power cord x1
  • Printed materials x1

 PlayStation Vita Product Specification

Platform name PlayStation®Vita
Model number PCH-1000 series
CPU ARM® CortexTM-A9 core (4 core)
GPU SGX543MP4+
Main memory 512MB
VRAM 128MB
External Dimensions Approx. 182.0 x 18.6 x 83.5mm (width x height x depth) (tentative, excludes largest

projection)

Weight Approx 279g (3G/Wi-Fi model)

Approx 260g (Wi-Fi model)

Screen

(Touch screen)

5 inches (16:9), 960 x 544, Approx. 16 million colors, OLED

Multi touch screen (capacitive type)

Rear touch pad Multi touch pad (capacitive type)
Cameras Front camera, Rear camera

Frame rate : 120fps@320×240(QVGA), 60fps@640×480(VGA)

Resolution : Up to 640×480(VGA)

Sound Built-in stereo speakers

Built-in microphone

Sensors Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer), Threeaxis

electronic compass

Location Built-in GPS (3G/Wi-Fi model only)

Wi-Fi location service support

Keys / Switches PS button

Power button

Directional buttons (Up/Down/Right/Left)

Action buttons (Triangle, Circle, Cross, Square)

Shoulder buttons (Right/Left)

Right stick, Left stick

START button, SELECT button

Volume buttons (+/-)

Wireless

communications

Mobile network connectivity (3G/Wi-Fi model only)

3G modem (data communication): HSDPA/HSUPA, GSM/GPRS/EDGE

 

IEEE 802.11b/g/n (n = 1×1)(Wi-Fi) (Infrastructure mode/Ad-hoc mode)

Bluetooth® 2.1+EDR ?A2DP/AVRCP/HSP?

Slots/Ports PlayStation®Vita card slot

Memory card slot

SIM card slot (3G/Wi-Fi model only)

Multi-use port (for USB data communication, DC IN, Audio [Stereo Out / Mono In],

Power Built-In Lithium-ion Battery: DC3.7V 2210mAh

AC adaptor: DC 5V

Operating

environment

temperature

5??35?
Supported

AV content

format

Music

?MP3 MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer 3, MP4 (MPEG-4 AAC), WAVE (Linear PCM)

Videos

?MPEG-4 Simple Profile (AAC), H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High/Main/Baseline Profile

(AAC)

Photos

?JPEG (Exif 2.2.1), TIFF, BMP, GIF, PNG