With the criticism upon its release of the 3DS for its battery life, Family Gamer TV has decided to compare the range of Nintendo handhelds and see how the charging length compares, including the new 3DS XL all the way back to the original GameBoy. The results are surprising and informative.
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This week, we compare the battery life of the range of Nintendo handhelds, including the new 3DS XL all the way back to the original GameBoy. All the consoles are fully charged at the beginning of the test, with the exception of the original GameBoy which uses a fresh set of 4 AA Batteries. Which ones last the distance? Take a look and find out!
Included in the test are:
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With so many different perspectives it can be hard to know where to start - a little like walking into a crowded pub. Sorry about that.
But so far we've not found a way to streamline our review output - there's basically too much of it. So, rather than dilute things for newcomers we have decided to live with the hubbub while helping new readers find the columnists they will enjoy.
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