New Vita Model Coming to the United States

Vita Hardware

The new slimmer, lighter PlayStation Vita is finally on its way to the United States this Spring in a Borderlands 2 bundle. First released in Japan in October 2013 and as recent as February 7th in Europe the new slimmer, lighter Vita features an LCD screen instead of an OLED screen as well as other changes. Here is what is new with this model:

  • LCD Screen
  • 1 GB of internal memory
  • Increased battery life. 4-6 hours of gameplay up from the previous 3-5hours. Video playback bumps up from the previous 5 hours to 7 hours now.
  • 20% slimmer
  • 15% lighter.

The new PlayStation Vita model will be bundled with Borderlands 2, its six pieces of DLC, and an 8GB memory card for $199 and is expected to hit stores later this year.


Source: PlayStation

Written by Michael Cwick

Michael Cwick

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