I Prefer the Push Button Volume on the 3DS

#1 Posted by insouciant (853 posts) -

The Nintendo DSi's volume control was push button. You press "+" to make it louder and "-" to lower it. The 3DS has a slide rule volume control. Just budging it slightly causes a big difference in the volume. Does anyone else prefer push button like me?

#2 Posted by Snail (8781 posts) -

I'm totally with you. I don't understand why Nintendo didn't just keep that. Physically, the DSi might just have the best feel of any Nintendo handheld ever. It's really well built.

You also seem to have messed up the title of your thread.

#3 Posted by lightsoda (553 posts) -

Didn't the original DS have a slider too? Haven't touched it in ages though. The vita has buttons, and yes, I prefer that.

#4 Posted by aquamarin (670 posts) -

I just saw the demo unit at Walmart and that slider looked way too flimsy, and based off my experience with the slider on the 3ds, this just looks way too cheap for a console.

#5 Posted by FancySoapsMan (5885 posts) -

Eh, I'm fine with it.

#6 Posted by Philedius (214 posts) -

I find the slider to be way too flimsy. I'd much rather have a wheel like on the Game Boy.

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