The real price of the PS Vita

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30 Responses

  1. PS VITA ALL THE WAY says:

    i know w all are really pissssssssssed !!!

  2. PS VITA ALL THE WAY says:

    sorry we not w

  3. sony can kiss my ass says:

    why does the release of the PSV remind me of this?: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8AyVh1_vWYQ

  4. Jurian says:

    for the US, the wifi only version is $250, 3g is $300. For memory cards it will be 4gb for $30, 8gb for $45, 16gb for $70, and 32gb for $120. And the first edition bundle (which i believe comes with a game and a 4gb memory card) is $350.

  5. alexthealligator says:

    The memory sticks are too expensive! why does sony always make custom formats that NEVER succeed, like the UMD, the psp ms pro duo (which can be used with some cameras), mini disc. ***. and 8 gb memory card costs $41? since we HAVE to buy one of these, the total cost in us is abt $300! without a game! I could get an awesome 8gb card in other formats for 10 bucks. I dont know what sony is thinking!

  6. svenn says:

    I’d never said I’d boycot Sony. I just tend to stay with my logic. A console that is gone be outdated before a decent game is made for it, isn’t worth 300 euro.

    Moreover a console with 3G support and no texting ? something when wrong there.

  7. crookedmouth says:

    I’ll probably get one in 4-5 years. I always stay around 5 years behind on tech and it works well for me.

    Hey wololo, maybe Sony will send you one because your a developer? :P

  8. WilliamBMX says:

    I live in Brazil and here the same PsVita officially will cost R(REAIS)$ 1,999.99 for our beloved Sony! Importing should cost R$ 700 / R$ 800, the fault of the huge interest that we Brazilians are used to paying! Of course I’ll have to import it, even losing the guarantees that the Sony BR NEEDED!

  9. Asmith906 says:

    Well for me the price would be
    $250 -vita
    $29.99 memory card
    39.99 game

    So my base cost is $320

    My cost with the 3ds was
    $250-3ds
    $39.99 for game

    So my cost was $290

    A $30 difference for increased hardware isnt that bad.so I think the price is sort of exaggerated to some extinct. Not that I don’t have my problems with Sony on vita

    No ps1 game support
    Only supports psp games on store
    No third party memory cards
    No mass storage support for USB
    Needs to use an iTunes like program to copy stuff to it
    No remote play for all games so most likely won’t have much support
    No flash
    No support for psn games
    No pis2 classics support.
    Etc.

  10. Buchan says:

    I don’t care what anyone says unless you have tried it don’t complain about sony’s price it seems worth the price, I am getting the 3g version with a 32gb mc and strter kit and its only 425$ to me thats not bad at all. And the Vita has support for psn games so until I get any actual vita games I can use my old ones.I support sony and those who are gonna complain about their price than go to xbox or nintendo your not forced to buy sony, and dont ask others to wait just so you can get it cheaper.

    • flayer says:

      i dont know at least to me $425 is pretty bad for a portable game console considering a ps3 is like $250. wait a few months and sony will drop the price just like nintendo did to the 3ds. and microsoft is kind of out of the option here i mean a portable xbox would be awesome but i dont see it happening any time soon.

    • Lawfer says:

      425$ for a handheld… That’s pretty *** of you.

  11. flayer says:

    Haha sucks for you guys in the US they’re only $250 for wifi or $300 for 3g. Games are $40 each and im positive some third party company will make a micro sd adapter.

  12. raziel says:

    I think we should not buy it early, so that Sony will hav to drop the price

  13. wololo says:

    Hey Lawfer… for now I haven’t bought it, so don’t insult me yet. However the insults are well deserved, 6 months ago I could swear I wouldn’t buy this product.
    What has changed for me is that more than half of the readers of this blog will have a PS Vita by June 2012, and I will need to know what I’m talking about.
    More than the product, I love the community we’ve built here and at /talk, and I want to follow the path taken by the majority.

    I am also worried that next-gen models/firmwares will have more security, like it’s usually the case.

    Now, there are discussions on how to get the product without being too nice to Sony. I can get it refurbished, etc…

  14. Buchan says:

    Stop being cheap if you don’t want it fine don’t buy it but don’t bash those who want to buy it just so they’ll wait and you get it cheaper

  15. Lawfer says:

    If everyone waits, everyone wins and Sony will learn a sweet lesson. But people like you are so hyped that It’s so sad to watch.

    Tools like you are the reason companies release overpriced gadgets that have little to no improvements.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8AyVh1_vWYQ

    Good luck buying the Vita and then coming here crying/demanding for a hack. Probably you are a spoiled child with *** parents.

  16. Lawfer says:

    I dont want a price drop for me, I have already decided to wait for the inevitable Vita2000 or something like that. Same with the 3DS.

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