Pre-order sales for Sony Corp.’s Playstation Vita climbed this month at Amazon.com Inc. this week amid in the New Year buying period.
This month, the PS Vita Wi-Fi SKU held a 45 percent sales increase to rank at No. 120 in Amazon’s Video Games division.
It previously ranked at No. 175.
The Playstation Vita will be sold Feb. 22 in the U.S.
It features 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.
The hardware will launch with 25 first-party and third-party titles, including Uncharted: Golden Abyss, Hot Shots Golf: World Invitational, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and EA Sports FIFA Soccer.
Titles will be priced from $9.99 to $49.99.
Launch peripherals include a Starter Kit WITH 4GB Memory Card, Pocket Pouch, Protective Film, Card Case, Headphones, and Cleaning Cloth at $39.99, 4GB Memory Card at $19.99, and Portable Charger at $49.99.