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As of 2017, this is the primary method to purchase Play Station Portable games digitally because Sony shut down direct access to the Play Station Store via PSP on March 31, 2016.
Nintendo had been dominating the handheld market since launching its Game Boy in 1989, with the only close competitor being Sega's Game Gear (1990-1997), as well as Bandai's Wonder Swan (1999-2003) in Japan.
the PSP-1000 numbering scheme of the "old" PSP model).
It was released on August 30, 2007, in Hong Kong, on Internal changes to achieve this include the removal of a metal chassis (used to reduce damage in the event of sudden trauma to the system resulting from the user dropping the system on a hard surface).
It was later revealed that Sony would also be offering three free games for the PSP Go in America.
To make the PSP slimmer, the capacity of the battery was reduced by 1/3.
PSP1000: 74 mm (2.9 in) (h) 170 mm (6.7 in) (w) 23 mm (0.91 in) (d) PSP2000/3000: 71 mm (2.8 in) (h) 169 mm (6.7 in) (w) 19 mm (0.75 in) (d) PSP GO: 69 mm (2.7 in) (h) 128 mm (5.0 in) (w) 16.5 mm (0.65 in) (d) PSP E1000: 73 mm (2.9 in) (h) 172 mm (6.8 in) (w) 21.5 mm (0.85 in) (d) It primarily competed with the Nintendo DS, as part of the seventh generation of video games consoles.
The PSP Go has the demo version of Patapon 2 loaded onto the system and it also comes with an ESRB ratings guide, both preloaded into the internal memory in the games section.This also enables users to connect and play games using a Sixaxis or Dual Shock 3 Play Station 3 controller or Bluetooth Headset.Because the PSP Go does not feature a UMD drive, games are downloaded from the Play Station Store.The PSP Go features 802.11b Wi-Fi like its predecessors, but no longer uses a standard USB A-to-Mini-B cable common with many devices.A new proprietary multi-use connector is used for USB connectivity. The new multi-use connector allows for charging and USB similar to previous units, as well as video and sound output with the same connector (using an optional composite or component AV cable), unlike previous offerings which had TV OUT and USB functionality on separate ports.All current downloadable PSP and Play Station games available for older PSP models are compatible with the PSP Go.Sony has also confirmed that almost all UMD based PSP games released after October 1, 2009 will be available for download, In May 2010, it was revealed that Sony was then going to sell the PSP Go with ten free downloadable games in the UK. The same offer was made available in Australia in July 2010.In addition, all games may now be output by component or composite using the video out cable.Sony later said that only the European and Japanese versions were being cut, and that the console would still be available in the North American market until the time of its discontinuation of PSP and its production.It was the first real competitor to Nintendo's handheld domination, where many challengers, such as SNK's Neo Geo Pocket and Nokia's N-Gage, failed.The original PSP model (PSP-1000) was replaced by a slimmer model with design changes (PSP-2000/"Slim & Lite") in 2007.