Ad placements for the Nintendo DS Lite increased sharply over the summer in the UK. It is believed that people tend to shell out more money during the hot summer period. This portable handheld technology is starting to make a splash around the world. So what makes the Nintendo DS Lite popular with both young and old?
If you are a previous owner of game consoles, you are probably familiar with the different specifications and features that each of them offers. However, if this is your first time buying one, you may want to learn about some of the pros and cons of owning a Nintendo DS Lite first.
Nintendo DS Lite comes with a unique design that makes it absolutely attractive to consumers. It has a dual screen in which the other is touchscreen enabled. The lower screen of the Nintendo DS is designed to accept input from the user’s included fingers, or a curved plastic tab attached to the optional wrist strap. The touch screen allows users to interact with game elements more directly than by pressing buttons; for example, in the included chat software, the software is used to write messages, draw or interact in the game.
It also has stereo speakers that provide virtual surround sound that are located on both sides of the upper screen. There is also a built-in microphone which is located at the bottom left of the screen.
This game console uses 1 GB storage capacity cartridges to fit all your favorite games. You can spend many hours playing with it without having to worry about the battery draining. It is packed with an efficient and long-lasting battery that can support at least 10 hours of continuous gaming. This compact piece of tech retails for around $80-$100 each. Not bad for something that will keep you entertained for hours, especially on long drives.
Compared to the PSP console, many people prefer the sleek packaging and design of the Sony product over that of the Nintendo DS Lite. Also, the cartridges used for DS Lite games are more expensive than regular discs used for other gaming devices.