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3D iPod will trump 3DS - analyst

Apple expected to develop a 3DS beater

Industry analyst Michael Pachter thinks the 3DS is a revolutionary product, but he expects Apple to trump it with a 3D iPod in the future.

"On the handheld side, I see the 3DS as truly revolutionary, but expect Apple to copy it and improve the design with a 3D iPod, and to again begin to erode Nintendo's first mover advantage," he predicted in an interview with


"Nintendo has iterated its handheld's frequently, and may succeed in holding Apple at bay; it will be interesting to watch."

In other portable predictions, Michael Pachter also forcast that PSP2 will be 'dead on arrival just like the PSP was'.

[ SOURCE: GoNintendo ]