Nintendo 3DS

Handheld game console
Date of appearance: February 26, 2011
Trademark: Nintendo
Manufacturer: Nintendo
Made in: Japan
Generation: Eighth generation
CPU: Dual-Core ARM11 MPCore, single-core ARM9
Memory: 128 MB FCRAM, 6 MB VRAM
Storage: 1 GB internal flash memory
Graphics: DMP PICA200 GPU
Camera: One user-facing and two forward-facing VGA cameras
Photo: Evan Amos
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The Nintendo 3DS (Japanese: ニンテンドー3DS Hepburn: Nintendō Surī Dī Esu, abbreviated to 3DS) is a portable game console produced by Nintendo. It is capable of displaying stereoscopic 3D effects without the use of 3D glasses or additional accessories. Nintendo announced the device in March 2010 and officially unveiled it at E3 2010 on June 15, 2010. The console succeeds the Nintendo DS, featuring backward compatibility with older Nintendo DS and Nintendo DSi video games. Its primary competitor is the PlayStation Vita from Sony.

Nintendo 3DS