Supply chain
Sony announces 80GB PS3, price cuts
Press release, July 9; Eric Mah, DIGITIMES

Sony announced a new 80GB model of its PlayStation 3 (PS3) game console and a price reduction for its current 60GB version.

Beginning in August, the new PS3 model will be available in North America for a suggested retail price of US$599. Sony's current 60GB PS3 model will be available in North America for US$499, or US$100 below the original launch price, according to the company.

Both the 80GB and 60GB PS3 models come standard with a Cell Broadband Engine processor, Blu-ray Disc (BD) player, built-in HDD, 1080p high-definition output, Wi-Fi connectivity and SIXAXIS wireless controller.

© 2019 DIGITIMES Inc. All rights reserved.
Please do not republish, publicly broadcast or publicly transmit content from this website without written permission from DIGITIMES Inc. Please contact us if you have any questions.