PlayStation Portable Logo – PlayStation Portable or PSP is a handheld game console of the multinational of origin Japan, Sony Computer Entertainment, for games and multimedia. Was launched on December 12, 2004 in Japan. The review PSP “slim” console was launched in September 2007. In August 2008, is released for sale the PSP-3000.
The self-styled “game system portable station” is a console with internal memory, memory card slot, optical disc player, TV-out, screen in widescreen (16:9) of 4 inches with a definition of 480 × 272 pixels, capable of displaying 16,770,000 colors color range also features integrated stereo speakers, ability to play various media formats such as MP4 video, listen to your music while playing games like Grand Theft Auto bestsellers Liberty City Stories or Grand Theft Auto Vice City Stories, feature MP3, video recorder, photo viewer, integrated microphone, USB 2.0, wireless, Internet access, 3D games, lithium battery, accessories … (depending on version ) Today, this device can perform many of the functions of a video game console, a desktop computer, mobile phone art: movies, games, surf the Internet, play audio files, etc.
The PSP had changed the trend to make more and more small portable devices, taking to market a console with a larger screen that is getting better enjoy the games. Competition with Nintendo DS games is damped by using the stylus on the touch screen on the DS and PSP voice recognition and multiplayer games via Wi-Fi. Homebrew applications have increased competition between the two: Can take photos and edit them, make animations and upload them to internet and play music and 3D gaming and multimedia entertainment in the form of music.
While the Nintendo DS there are hundreds of useful applications and very creative, PSP has unofficial applications that benefit from enhanced techniques together, offers the PSP. Both consoles have led to a very lucrative business of selling accessories online unofficial, popular web pages on consoles, funded by advertising or sponsors and specialty shops. The interface used to access all the sections, features and content from the PlayStation Portable called XMB, and is a powerful operating system that Sony has included their own devices, since the PlayStation 3 to video players, high-definition Bravia TVs.