Nintendo 3DS Specs, Colors And Games Revealed
Nintendo's E3 page currently reveals three Nintendo 3DS colors initially which are Mint Blue, Flame Red, and Cosmo Black. The physical information have also been revealed being approximately 5.3 inches in width, 2.9 inches in height and .8 inches in thickness.
The design is not yet final and could still change. The current design has a small touschreen (3.02 inch) and a larger, wider screen (3.52 inch) which is placed above the touchscreen capable of displaying 3D graphics without the need for glasses. Regardless of color, the widescreen is always surrounded by a black frame. As for the resolution, the screens have a 320 x 240 pixel and a 800 x 240 resolution respectively.
The portable console will be using a cartridge for games just like the Nintendo DS. The cart size has not been revealed as of this time.
Just like the older system, the 3DS retains a four-button control scheme as well as the classic NES-style DPad. There select, home and start buttons are placed in the center, directly below the touchscreen. A circle pad is also visible above the directional pad.
The 3DS is equipped with an inner camera, and two outer cameras. It also has a motion sensor (detects movement) and a gyro sensor (detects angular movement). The handheld is also equipped with a wireless device that can communicate over the Internet even in sleep mode.
Just like its predecessor, the Nintendo 3DS will also come with a extensible stylus (4 inches max). Some Exciting titles have also been announced for the platform such as The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D (from N64), Paper Mario, Dead Or Alive 3D, Super Street Fighter IV: 3D Edition, and Kingdom Hearts.
What do you think of the Nintendo 3DS specs so far and which color appeals to you most?