PS Vita buy now pay later

Sony is now set to release the brand new PlayStation Vita on February 22nd, 2012 in the UK and consoles can be purchased online from retailers offering no deposit required and buy now pay later terms.

PS Vita

The Sony Playstation Vita aims to provide the most comprehensive portable gaming ever. Features of the new device include:

  • two analog sticks
  • a 5" OLED multi touch screen with a 960x544 resolution
  • front and rear cameras for an astonishing augmented reality experience. They also support features such as face detection and head tracking.
  • support for wi-fi, Bluetooth and also 3G (as an option)
  • Support for social networking apps including Facebook, Skype and foursquare. These apps will be available for free download from the PlayStation store.

The Design

The PS Vita is similar in appearance to the PSP. However, it much larger, measuring 182 x 84 x 19 mm and has a sturdier build quality. Nevertheless, it will still fit comfortably in your hands. It has two analog sticks, joined by a D-pad, together with the standard PS button and there are left and right triggers on the top together with the standard start and select buttons. There are also two touch sensitive pads on the back of the device, which work rather like the track pad on a laptop.

Retailers offering buy now pay later on the PS Vita

Other Features

Other features of the PS Vita include:

  • Chat - you can chat with your friends when playing a multiplayer game or watching a video
  • The processor is a quad core Cortex-A9 MP core processor and a quad-core SGX543MP4 plus GPU. It has 512 MB of system RAM and 128 MB of VRAM.
  • The battery will last for 3- 5 hours of gaming and up to 5 hours for watching video.
  • The device has a memory card slot which will recognise NVG cards with a capacity of up to 32GB. NVG is a new proprietary memory card format.
  • The device has a 3-axis accelerometer and a 3-axis gyroscope for motion sensing.
  • It also has a 3-axis compass with integrated GPS
  • It is backwards compatible with downloaded PSP games and other formats from the PlayStation Store.


Games released for the PS Vita include:

  • Uncharted: Golden Abyss
  • Mod Nation Racers
  • Rayman Origins
  • Reality Fighters
  • Street Fighter Vs Tekken
  • Virtua Tennis 4
  • Fifa 12
  • Little Deviants
  • Ridge Racer
  • Wipeout 2048

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