PlayStation Vita – All UAE launch details here

By on January 16, 2012

Date, price and launch titles detailed.

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Sony today officially introduced the Playstation Vita to the press of the Middle East at an event held near Emirates Towers. The handheld was previewed by Robert Fisser, general manager of Playstation MENA, who towed along developers from Wipeout 2048 and Reality Fighters to showcase the launch titles. We will have interviews with them up soon, including the opening cinematic from Wipeout 2048.

For now, here are all the launch details that were revealed to us:

Launch date: Feburary 22, 2012

- WiFi-only model – AED 1,149
- WiFi + 3G model – AED 1,499 (no partnership with Etisalat and Du for 3G package yet; Sony said they will announce something soon)
- Games – from AED 129 to AED 199
- Memory Cards – from AED 99 to AED 349 (we are assuming from 4GB to 32GB; accessories were not detailed)

Launch titles:
- Uncharted: Golden Abyss
- Everybody’s Golf
- Reality Fighters
- Little Deviants
- Wipeout 2048
- Modnation Racers
- Hustle Kings
- Escape Plan
- Top Darts
- Rayman Origins
- Marvel vs. Capcom 3
- FIFA Football
- Unit 13
- F1 2011

The Playstation Vita will come bundled with 6 Wide-Area Augmented Reality (WAAR) cards. There will be more than half a dozen of WAAR-supported games available for free at launch to download from the PSN Store.

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Mufaddal Fakhruddin is the Editor for IGN ME and thinks writing in third person about himself in an about me section is weird.

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  • Hashim

    Is it necessary to buy the 3g Vitas from Etisalat or du?? or we can by is from a normal retail store like jumbo itself??

    • MEGamers

      Etisalat and Du have not yet partnered with Sony to give special packages for Vita. However, you should be able to buy a normal 3G-enabled sim card and use it with the system. Of course, you can buy Vita from a normal store.

      • Faridba2002

        I need to buy ps vita in bulk for my store, any idea where can i find mail supplier of ps vita?

  • David

    When will it release in UAE

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