Sony’s NGP (PSP2) Details, Features, and Games Line Up

Sony has finally announced its next portable gaming console, NGP. It is expected to be released by the end of 2011. It looks like the PSP, but it has two analogs.

They are calling it the NGP (Next Generation Portable). It will use a flash memory type card to store the games. It has a touch-screen on the top and a touch pad on the bottom.

It all sounds great, but lets get down to technical specifications to see how amazing it is.

NGP Features – Technical Specifications

  • CPU ARM® Cortexâ -A9 core (4 core)
  • GPU SGX543MP4+
  • External Dimensions Approx. 182.0 x 18.6 x 83.5mm (width x height x depth) (tentative, excludes largest projection)
  • Screen(Touch screen) 5 inches (16:9), 960 x 544,
  • Approx. 16 million colors, OLED
  • Multi touch screen (capacitive type)
  • Rear touch pad Multi touch pad (capacitive type)
  • Cameras Front camera, Rear camera
  • Sound Built-in stereo speakers
  • Built-in microphone
  • Sensors Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer), Three-axis electronic compass Location Built-in GPS
  • Wi-Fi location service support
  • Keys / Switches PS button
  • Power button
  • Directional buttons (Up/Down/Right/Left)
  • Action buttons (Triangle, Circle, Cross, Square)
  • Shoulder buttons (Right/Left)
  • Right stick, Left stick
  • START button, SELECT button
  • Wireless communications Mobile network connectivity (3G)
  • IEEE 802.11b/g/n (n = 1×1) (Wi-Fi) (Infrastructure mode/Ad-hoc mode)
  • Bluetooth® 2.1+EDR (A2DP/AVRCP/HSP)

Sony NGP Games Line Up

If its features weren’t enough to get you excited, games line up for NGP just blows away all the expectations.

  1. Killzone
  2. Uncharted
  3. WipEout
  4. Metal Gear Solid
  5. LittleBigPlanet
  6. Call of Duty
  7. Resistance
  8. Little Deviants
  9. Hot Shots Golf
  10. Reality Fighters
  11. Gravity Daze
  12. Smart As
  13. Broken
  14. Hustle Kings

There is no price estimate yet but rumors are it will be around 300 – 350$ but lets wait until we hear any official confirmation.