Originally Posted by QXZ
For US$300-US$400 (plus other charges), three hours' worth of battery life ain't gonna cut it -- especially when the GBA SP offers ten to eighteen hours for roughly US$100.
I have to agree here. The Gameboy has ousted numerous competitors on the advantage of battery life. (And depth of library, but remember that two of those competitors, the Lynx and the Gamegear, came very early on in the Gameboy's life, when its library wasn't that
Any system wanting to seriously run down the GBA needs eight hours battery time. Bare minimum.