Nintendo 3DS Specs Announced

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Nintendo has announced some specifications for their upcoming 3DS handheld, including dimensions, weight and screen size. A lot about the Nintendo 3DS is still a mystery, though. We don’t expect to hear a price or firm release date at least for a few months, although they have confirmed that it will be released before March 2011. Below are the specs that we know to date:

Dimensions: 5.3″ W x 2.9″ H x 0.8″ D
Weight: 8 Ounces
Top Screen: 3.53″ LCD Glasses-free 3D display, with 800 x 240 pixel resolution (400 pixels per eye).
Bottom Screen: 3.02″ LCD display with 320 x 240 resolution
Cameras: One front-facing, two outward facing stereoscopic lenses with 640 x 480, 0.3 megapixel resolution.
Wireless Connectivity: 802.11 Wi-Fi with LAN and 2.4 GHz band support.
Inputs: Nintendo 3DS/DS game card slot, SD memory cards, AC adapter, charging radle terminal, and stereo headphone jack.
Controls: D-Pad, A/B/X/Y face buttons, shoulder pads, start/select buttons, “slide pad” analog controls, built-in motion sensor and gyroscope.