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Nintendo DS Lite

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4246 reviews of Nintendo DS Lite. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. People are impressed by the size and design. The portability and price are also appreciated, but reviews are divided on the connectivity.

usability, price, portability, design, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the Nintendo DS Lite is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Nintendo DS Lite

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1100 user reviews of Nintendo DS Lite from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the size and portability. The design and price are also mentioned favorably. Comments are divided on the reliability.

usability, price, design, portability, size

93% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Nintendo DS Lite

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of Nintendo DS Lite from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the game selection and reliability. The price and design are also appreciated.

usability, design, price, reliability, game selection

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2019

Expert review by : Gizmodo - Brian Lam (wired.com)

Review: Nintendo DS Lite

 

Nintendo DS Lite 8/10 Learn How We Rate Wired Best games. Most creative interface. 19-hour battery life. WiFi multiplayer action is easy to set up....

Best games. Most creative interface. 19-hour battery life. WiFi multiplayer action is easy to set up

Web browser is available only on a cartridge — sold separately. No multimedia playback

Oct, 2008

Expert review by : David Rudden (cnet.com)

Nintendo DS Lite review: Nintendo DS Lite

 

Nintendo DS Lite

The Nintendo DS Lite is slimmer and much sleeker that the original DS. The device employs innovative dual-screen and microphone-enabled gameplay as well as Wi-Fi multiplayer capabilities, allowing for a growing list of original and fun games that you...

Playing online games via Wi-Fi can be a hassle. The darker models are just as susceptible to scratches and smudges as the Sony PSP and the iPod, and its multimedia potential remains exclusive to Japan.

With a slick new design, brighter screens, and a growing library of fun and innovative games, the Nintendo DS Lite is an impressive improvement over the original DS.

Aug, 2006

Editor's Choice!

Expert review by : Carol A. Mangis (pcmag.com)

Nintendo DS Lite

 

The Nintendo DS Lite ($129.99 list), announced in January, has finally arrived in the U.S. It's not so much a revolutionary device as it is a better version of the Nintendo DS (for dual screen), which was a pretty terrific portable game device already.

Bright screens. Lighter and slimmer than original DS.

Inserted Game Boy Advance cartridges stick out at the top slightly ; Watch the Nintendo DS Lite Video Review

The new, improved Nintendo DS Lite is worth the cost of the upgrade for fans of the original DS portable gaming device. It retains all the qualities that made the DS so much fun, and the bright new screens make a significant difference in the look of...

Jun, 2006

Expert review by : Sandy Berger (hardwaresecrets.com)

Nintendo DS Lite Ice Blue Pack Review

 

Review of the special edition Nintendo DS Lite Ice Blue pack.

Dec, 2008

Expert review by : Consumer Guide (howstuffworks.com)

Nintendo DS Lite Review and Prices

 

Nintendo loves to reinvent their handheld video game consoles, and we'd probably make fun of them if they weren't so good at it. Take their new DS Lite, for example. This handheld video game console is better than the original in almost every way, and...

Much smaller and sleeker, brighter screens

GBA cartridges stick out

Sep, 2006

Expert review by : Chris Chiarella (hometheater.com)

Nintendo DS Lite

 

Music, movies, and other multimedia applications aside, no one can touch Nintendo in the world of portable gaming. From the first Game Boy in 1989, the intuitive user interface, the addictive gameplay, and the cutting-edge hardware design ensured that...

Aug, 2006

Expert review by : Chris Chiarella (hometheatermag.com)

Nintendo DS Lite

 

Music, movies, and other multimedia applications aside, no one can touch Nintendo in the world of portable gaming. From the first Game Boy in 1989, the intuitive user interface, the addictive gameplay, and the cutting-edge hardware design ensured that...

Aug, 2006

Expert review by : Rob Williams (techgage.com)

Nintendo DS Lite

 

After 19 months, Nintendo has released an upgrade to the DS... but is it worthy? Nintendo paid attention to what people did not like about the original, and took care of it. We are taking a fresh look at the DS, and find out what the new revision has...

I have never played the original DS to a great extent. In fact, the last portable system I ever played on a regular basis was the Nokia Ngage. My last Gameboy was a Color. Needless to say, the new Mario and upcoming titles reinvigorated my faith in...

Jun, 2006

Expert review by : Khalid Hosein (gizmosforgeeks.com)

Review: Nintendo DS Lite

 

Fresh from the midnight madness pre-order rush is our newest toy – the Nintendo DS Lite, an updated version of the popular Nintendo DS handheld video game system released in 2004. The DS Lite features include a 20% smaller body, lighter weight,...

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Jun, 2006

Expert review by (gadgetmadness.com)

Review: Nintendo DS Lite Polar White

 

The Nintendo DS Lite launched today! Whether you ventured out at midnight or you picked up your pre-order at...

Jun, 2006

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