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Digital Vita games take longer to load - video

But they are cheaper

Digital Vita titles take a few seconds longer to load than those running off retail game cards, as you can see in the movie below.

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Kotaku apparently tested this with multiple games and got the same result on each occasion. Presumably the proprietary memory cards that PS Vita games come on use a faster data transfer rate than the system's flash storage cards.

There is a benefit to digital Vita games though, namely the price. Uncharted: Golden Abyss, for example, costs 5,980 yen (£50) at retail, while the downloadable version costs 4,900 yen (£40).

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Our friends at GamesRadar have already got their new portable, and they decided to put together some Vita Welcome and Store walkthrough videos.

[ SOURCE: Kotaku ]

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