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A handheld video game device E.g. PSP, DS

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    Pure translation is off-topic on this website. Please check this post on meta. – Tsuyoshi Ito Jan 22 '12 at 19:08
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    @Michelle. For translations you can try our Chat site. Alternatively there are online English-Japanese dictionaries available. Just do a google for them and choose whichever site fits you best. – Flaw Jan 23 '12 at 1:19
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I know you specified for a video game device, but 携帯【けいたい】 actually means "portable" or "handheld". It's just that in this era of technology, it's become synonymous with "cell phone". Some examples:

  • 携帯型【けいたいがた】 → portable (style)
  • 携帯品【けいたいひん】 → hand baggage
  • 携帯【けいたい】カメラ  → hand camera
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「ポータブル」(because... 'PSP' = 'Play Station Portable')

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