Summary: Finally my launch day PSP has stopped working at all well, the UMD drive will not stay shut, and has become very temperamental, so I have had an eye on this to replace it. I could have bought one of the more expensive models, with all the wireless, and other features built in, but I do not use the...
Great handheld entertainment but for me this is just let down by how much it marks with fingerprints
30 October 2011
Excerpt: Sony has been leading the market for a number of years now with the Playstation gaming brand and following on from the huge success of the Playstation 2 console a decision was taken by Sony to take on the handheld gaming market which is dominated by Nintendo but does the PSP really bring them in to...
Excerpt: I bought the PSP years ago and it is a great console that I found very useful to have on a long journeys or holidays. Design and features: The PSP is well designed with a big screen and the buttons everyone knows and loves from the Playstation consoles.
Its a powerful system, better if your looking for a homebrew system than a gaming one.
24 January 2011
Excerpt: Well i originally bought a PSP back in 2006, at that time i only owned a few games for it, and never really got into the console, in 2008 i sold it and bought a DS instead. Then back in late 2010 i bought an old PSP-1003 system again for 50 quid.
Summary: In my opinion, easily one of the best handheld console to date. The only problem is the amount of piracy that kills this console. The lack of third party developers hurts not the sales, but new games that are made with the PSP. The best feature will have to be the XMB.
The PSP excels as an MP3 player and internet browser but disappoints as a games console.
27 June 2010
Excerpt: The Sony PSP is a very good piece of technology, sporting a wide range of useful features and featuring some good portable titles. Unfortunately, the original PSP is hampered by its large size and lack of games. Appearance The PSP is a very impressive console to look at.
Excerpt: Sony in all their creative wisdom decided to take the gaming and electronics world by storm when they announced the release of the Psp, Playstation Portable. Never before had anyone seen Playstation 2 graphics on a handheld device.