Media Create Co. this week said the PSP sold 54,882 units between May 2 and May 8 to rank as the No. 1 game hardware for the week.
The PSP go sold 258 units to rank No. 10 for the week.
The PSP ranked four titles in the top 10, including Patapon 3 at No. 2 and Konami Corp.’s Pro Baseball Spirits 2011 at No. 3.
The Nintendo 3DS sold 29,149 units to rank as the No. 2 hardware for the week.
The 3DS ranked one title in the top 10, nintendogs + cats at No. 9.
Nintendo in Apr. said the Nintendo 3DS sold 3.61 million by end of the fiscal Mar., below the company’s four million unit projection.
Nintendo 3DS includes 3-D display technology that does not require the use of special glasses.
Sony in Jan. said it will the NGP (Next-Generation Portable) handheld in holiday 2011.
The NGP will include the dual analog sticks, a 5-inch multi-touch OLED display, 3G & GPS, front and rear touch panels, and a compass on three axes. It will utilize flash-memory game cards.
Hardware specifications include an ARM Cortex A9 4-core CPU, front camera, rear camera, built-in microphone, and Bluetooth 2.1.