Is the 3DS smaller than the DSi? DSiXL? Orginal DS? DSLite?

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  3. Is the 3DS smaller than the DSi? DSiXL? Orginal DS? DSLite?
5 years ago#1
I'm to lazy to compare all the measurements. BTW, the measurements for the 3DS is here:
http://e3.nintendo.com/3ds/ (click on features)

So anyways is it smaller than any of the past DSes?
5 years ago#2
I just compared my DSlite and the 3DS and they're pretty much the same, except the 3DS is larger by a 10 th of an inch and and the same for the height. Closed, that is.
5 years ago#3
Even more of a reason to get it, my Lite has been a great partner and never troubled me with its weight. If it's pretty much the same weight wise, I'm as good as sold.
5 years ago#4
I think the TC wants to know about the screen sizes. Does the 3DS have larger screen sizes than the DSi or DSi XL?
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5 years ago#5
Specs on the DSlite screens : Touch ~2.33 inch Top ~ 2.72 inch
Specs on the 3DS : Touch 3.02 inch Top 3.52 inch

Additionaly, I have recalculated the width, depth and the last mathematical aspect of 3D that I forgot.

DSlite
Width : 5.3 inch
Depth : 2.85 inch
Other : 0.75 inch

3DS
Width : 5.3 inch
Depth : 2.9 inch
Other : 0.8 inch

Hope this helps.
5 years ago#6
^ You got Depth and Height mixed up. Depth is Other, Height is Depth
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