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The Non Gamer's Guide to the Nintendo DSi XL

Advantages: Larger screens, pen stylus, relatively inexpensive, versatile
Disadvantages: Some of the features seem a bit pointless to an adult, larger screens means larger console

I am the first to admit that when it comes to video games, I have little or no interest. I remember playing Space Invaders and PacMan in the very early 80s on arcade machines but the concept of playing a video game was lost on me really. I spent years wa ...

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Is Bigger always Better?

Advantages: Larger Screens, Better Stylus, New Features
Disadvantages: none really but the system is heavier than the DS Lite

...**Introduction** For Christmas 09 I surprised my wife by buying her a Nintendo DS Lite console, for someone who isn't much of a 'gamer' but enjoys puzzles and word searches I thought it would be ideal for her to while away a few hours when we are ...

Drewster-Rooster 17.01.2011 · Read full review
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'Nintendo Dsi XL' -a great games console for both adults and kids

Advantages: fun; educational; larger screen makes it easier to read text;
Disadvantages: larger and heavier for little hands to manage; games expensive;

I bought this for my 12 year old daughter's christmas and after using it for the past few weeks (in a more regular basis than I would have liked as it is very addictive) she is so far delighted with it. She had a ds lite which was broken beyond repair t ...

mag3kids 13.02.2011 · Read full review
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XL Screen, XL Fun!!

Advantages: Bigger Screen, Camera with Extras, Internet Browser, DSi Shop.
Disadvantages: Not many games make use of the camera.

...What Is It? Today I am reviewing the Nintendo DSi XL. The DSi XL currently comes in six colours, Dark Brown, Blue, Green, Wine Red, Yellow and Red. The Red one is a limited edition Super Mario 25th Anniversary bundle though so I am not sure how long ...

xjodieleex 17.11.2010 · Read full review
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Its huge!

Advantages: Much larger than the DS lite and DSi, Better battery life than DSi
Disadvantages: No improvements with the camera, Less portible

...The 4rd generation of nintendo’s duel screen handheld console brings us the DSi XL. Evolving slightly from its other models Nintendo decided not to change too much. Design Not much at all has change from the DSi other than the fact the DSi XL has ...

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