Nintendo 3DS does features some of the famous titles like Pokémon and Mario but most of these games costs above $29. iPod touch which run on iOS features over 300000 apps, many of which are games. Most of the iOS games are available at cheap rates and most of them could be available in lite versions
at free of cost.
The screen of the Nintendo is of extremely low resolution when compared to Apple iPod touch’s retina display. 3D effect is also not good and can cause headache. The iPod screen is more durable and has a solid built.
The Nintendo 3Ds is available at $169 with a 2 GB SD card while iPod touch features a 8GB storage priced at $199, 32GB for $299, and 64GB for $399.
iPod touch features a full touch screen, which may cause some difficulty for playing games. Nintendo features a series of buttons and slide pad to provide comfort in gameplay.
Apple’s iPod touch will be a better choice for the children. This may be because of the build quality and numerous choices of low priced games. At first look iPod may seems costly but, eventually you will be saving a lot of bucks over cheap games.