New PlayStation Vita Model Coming to North America, Borderlands 2 Bundle Announced

PlayStation Vita (Slim)

Ever since the announcement of new model of the PlayStation Vita at the Tokyo Game Show, Vita fans have been clamoring for the release of the new version in their territories. If you live in North America you’re in luck, since Sony has announced that the Vita Slim is coming there.

In terms of features, the new Vita model is 20% slimmer and 15% lighter that the old one and has round edges, 1GB of internal memory and a five-inch LCD touchscreen. Also, the battery life has been increased to 4-6 hours of gameplay and 7 hours of video play.

On top of that a new bundle has been confirmed. The Borderlands 2 Limited Edition PlayStation Vita bundle will include the new slim Vita in black, Borderlands 2 with all of its downloadable content (six DLC packs) and an 8GB memory stick for $199.99. The bundle launches in North America this Spring.

Source: PlayStation Blog