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Sony PS Vita Demo Units Hit Gamestop

Written on February 06, 2012 by Kristoff Jones

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Sony gives a first taste of PS Vita experience with GameStop PS Vita Demo Kiosks.

If you’ve been dying to get your hands on Sony’s latest portable device and live within the United States, then you’re in luck because Sony has rolled out demo units of its much awaited gadget, the PlayStation Vita.

On Friday, February 3, over 3,300 GameStop stores all over the U.S were equipped with PlayStation Vita units and have set up demo kiosks to give anxious fans their first hands-on PS Vita gaming experience. Sony has also made it more exciting by throwing in a little extra and included some of its much awaited PS Vita titles like UNCHARTED: Golden Abyss(TM) and wipEout(R) 2048, to name a few.

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Sony’s PlayStation Vita, Coming this Christmas?

Written on June 22, 2011 by Adam Eve

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Words from the other side of the fence pointed out that Sony will be rolling out its PlayStation Vita to the US and UK this holiday.

After the E3 2011, rumors are starting to spread that Sony already announced the release date and price of its upcoming PlayStation Vita. Based on the leaked information, the NGP will be coming to the US this Christmas, with a UK release date following not far behind. As for the price, the PS Vita will cost $249 (£152) for Wi-Fi only, and $299 (£182) for the 3G model.

Furthermore, AT&T is believed to be the exclusive provider of the PS Vita 3G model in the US. However, these information can be just mere speculations. Nevertheless, seeing Sony in race for the most sought after gift this holiday makes perfect sense.

So just keep it posted here at GADG for more Sony PlayStation Vita updates.

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Sony’s PlayStation Vita’s Memory Card at E3

Written on June 14, 2011 by Lulu

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As Sony present PlayStation Vita at E3 2011, they also discussed about the internal memory card for the said console.

At the presentation of Sony’s PlayStation Vita E3 2011, Sony also showed the new removable internal memory card for the said console. It will be available in 4 GB, 8 GB, 16 GB, and 32 GB as it was said in E3.

Unlike the memory stick, the said memory card appearance is very close to a variety of SD(Secure Digital) cards that has an ultra small flash memory card designed, it just have a little notch in its side confirming they hew to Sony’s unfortunate habit of using proprietary storage formats. But the cost of Vita’s memory card is still shrouded with mysteries.

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Sony’s PSP2 is No Longer NGP, it’s Vita

Written on May 31, 2011 by Adam Eve

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Sony's next handheld gaming console is no longer PSP2 or NGP, it's now called Vita.

Just when gamers are getting used to NGP or Next Generation Portable, the Sony PSP’s successor got a new branding. A week before E3 2011 kicks off this June 7, a splurge of pre-conference speculations claim that the PSP2 will be renamed as Vita. In addition to this, an insider for video game site – GamesPundit – also said that Vita will be ‘the definite and final name of the new system’.

Initial rumors about the console’s new branding heated up after Mega Rock Blog published a series of Vita photos. However, it was pulled off immediately. Nevertheless, expect to learn more about the Sony Vita or PSP2 or NGP when the E3 2011 takes place in Los Angeles.

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Sony NGP Won’t Be Delayed After All

Written on April 07, 2011 by Kristoff Jones

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Looks like the Sony NGP is still set for a late 2011 release despite the massive earthquake and tsunami.

Bloomberg news reported earlier that the Sony Next Generation Portable, NGP or PSP2, will have its launch date delayed after last month’s earthquake and tsunami. Today, Sony Corp. refutes the claim, as they announced that it’s sticking with the original plan of launching the handheld console by late 2011.

Looks like the Sony NGP has made itself back to our Christmas wishlist.

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Sony Music Unlimited Coming to PSP and NGP

Written on April 02, 2011 by Kristoff Jones

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Music's in the clouds, as Sony expands the Music Unlimited service to the PSP and NGP.

Looks like Sony is sending their consoles to the clouds, as the company announced that its music subscription service – Sony Music Unlimited – will reach PlayStation Portable (PSP) and Next Generation Portable (NGP)soon. The service is currently being offered only to the PlayStation 3.

The Music Unlimited service, which contains over six million songs, offers two options: Basic Plan, which encompasses genre-specific and era-specific channels of music, costing £3.99; and Premium Service that additionally provides on-demand access to all songs and channels, costing £9.99.

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Sony NGP: Sony’s Great Ambition Came to Life

Written on February 15, 2011 by Charles Bass

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"It's a platform looking forward with great ambition." ---Shuhei Yoshida, SCEA Worldwide Studios President

While Sony’s Xperia Play soars high, NGP lie low. But we cannot say no to some hot details about the device.

SCEA Worldwide Studios President Shuhei Yoshida revealed a few interesting details about the device. He said that the PSP will stick around even after the launch of NGP.

“The NGP features everything Sony can and wants to do today,” he said. “It’s a platform looking forward with great ambition.

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Now Showing: Sony PSP2/NGP Preview Video

Written on January 27, 2011 by Kristoff Jones

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'The power is in your hands,' that's how Sony defines the successor of the PSP, the NGP or Next Gen Portable (or PSP2 to most of us).

Don’t we all just wished we were there at the Sony Press Conference at Tokyo? Wouldn’t it be awesome if we were sitting there at the auditorium, all starry-eyed while the Sony executives show off PlayStation’s new stuff? Wouldn’t it be amazing if we hear the words come straight from their mouth instead of just reading a rough manuscript from tech-websites? Well life isn’t fair, unfortunately. However, the best thing that you can do is watch this 2-minute advert presented at the event which explains what the PSP2/New Gen Portable/NGP can do in the most whimsical and visually stunning way possible. So sit back and enjoy the show after the break.

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PlayStation Suite Lets Android Phones Play PlayStation Games

Written on January 27, 2011 by Kristoff Jones

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Sony looks into the future of cross-platform games with PlayStation Suite. Now you can play PlayStation titles on your Android phones as well!

Sony has unveiled another ground breaking improvement that transcends the barrier between gaming consoles and smartphones at the Sony Press Conference in Tokyo. The ‘PlayStation Suite’ is probably the next generation of gaming where certified PlayStation games can do a cross-platform from Sony consoles like the PSP2/NGP to mobile phones, particularly Android powered ones (sorry Apple fans!).

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Sony Unveils ‘PSP2′, Calls it the ‘NGP’ or Next Generation Portable

Written on January 27, 2011 by Kristoff Jones

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Looks like all those leaked pictures were fake after all. But here we are now as Sony unleashes its latest handheld creation: the PSP2... I mean the NGP or Next Generation Portable.

And so Sony spills the beans as they’ve finally unveiled the next generation of the PlayStation Portable (PSP) over at the Sony Tokyo Press Conference. Though not exactly calling it the ‘PSP2,’ the latest PlayStation Portable is codenamed the ‘NGP’ or the ‘Next Generation Portable.’

The handheld is packed with tons of features which Sony presented under five different concepts: ‘Revolutionary User Interface,’ ‘Social Connectivity,’ ‘Location-based Entertainment,’ ‘Convergence of Real’ and ‘Virtual or Augmented reality,’ and a ‘PlayStation Suite Compatibility.’

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