Saturday, April 19, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
HTC Hired Ex-Samsung Marketing Officer
Xbox One Wolrdwide Sales Cross 5 million
Samsung Works With GLOBALFOUNDRIES On 14 nm FinFET Offering
Facebook To Find Nearby Friends
Console Sales Lift AMD's First Quarter Results
LG Expands 'Second Screen' TV Ecosystem With Open-Source SDK
Amazon Announces Kindle Service For Samsung Devices
Nokia Halts Sales Of Lumia 2520 Tablet
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Games > Sony In...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, July 06, 2010
Sony Introduces Slim PS3 in Japan


Sony Computer Entertainment Japan (SCEJ) today announced that the PlayStation3 computer entertainment system (CECH-2500 series) with 160GB and 320GB hard disk drive (HDD) will become available on July 29, 2010 in Japan at a recommended retail price (RRP) of 29,980 yen and 34,980 yen (including tax) respectively.

As an additional color to the "Charcoal Black," the 160GB PS3 system will come in "Classic White." DUALSHOCK 3 Wireless Controller and Vertical Stand for the PS3 system will also come in this new color on the same day in Japan at a RRP of 5,500 yen and 2,000 yen (including tax) respectively. Additionally, SCEJ will introduce a "PlayStation 3 Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting Recorder Pack," that comprises the 160GB PS3 system (body color: "Charcoal Black") and "torne," digital terrestrial tuner and application. The special bundle pack will become available together with the release of the new PS3 systems as a limited offer at a RRP of 36,980 yen (including tax).

In conjunction with the release of the new systems, the company also announced that starting from July 7, 2010, the current PS3 system (CECH- 2100A) currently available at a RRP of 29,980 yen (including tax) will become open price.

The new PS3 systems will continue to offer the features and functions of the current models, such as the ability to enjoy high-definition Blu-ray disc (BD) movies and games, as well as stereoscopic 3D games, various content and services downloadable through the network. Increasing the PS3?s storage size to 160GB and 320GB, PS3 allows users to store more interactive entertainment content and services including TV programs recorded by using "torne" and more downloadable content from PlayStation Network.

Sony claims that the number of registered accounts on PlayStation Network in Japan has exceeded 5 million as of May, 2010.

New titles are to be released from third party developers and publishers along with SCE Worldwide Studios, including "White Knight Chronicle" available on July 8 from SCE, "JIKKYOU PAWAFURU PUROYAKYU 2010" available on July 15 from Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd., "ModNation Racers" available on July 29 from SCE, "Sengoku BASARA: Samurai Heroes" available on July 29 from Capcom Co., Ltd. and "Another Century?s Episode:R" available on August 19 from NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.



Sony will also release two PlayStation Move bundle packs in Japan, the "PlayStation Move Bio Hazard 5 Alternative Edition Special Pack" and the "PlayStation Move BIG 3 GUN SHOOTING Perfect Pack," to accompany the launch of the motion controller on October 21, as a limited offer at a recommended retail price of 7,980 yen and 11,980 yen (including tax) respectively. Along with the "PlayStation Move Starter Pack" that will also become available on the same day, SCE will offer users with more choices and opportunities to enjoy the PlayStation Move and further accelerate the expansion of the PlayStation3 (PS3) platform.

"PlayStation Move Bio Hazard 5 Alternative Edition Special Pack" comprises a PlayStation Move motion controller, PlayStation Eye camera and PlayStation Move supported software title, Bio Hazard 5 Alternative Edition by CAPCOM Co., Ltd.

"PlayStation Move BIG 3 GUN SHOOTING Perfect Pack" features a PlayStation Move motion controller, PlayStation Eye camera, PlayStation Move supported software title, BIG 3 GUN SHOOTING by Bandai Namco Games Inc., as well as PlayStation Move shooting attachment that will allow players to hold the motion controller as if they are holding a gun. Delivering exciting and realistic shooting action, BIG 3 GUN SHOOTING includes three key franchise titles from Bandai Namco; Time Crisis Razing Storm, Dead Storm Pirates and Time Crisis 4 Arcade Ver.


Previous
Next
Samsung Releases New Eco-Friendly LED Monitors        All News        Youtube Hit By Code Injection Attack
Sony: PS3 Ready For Blu-ray 3D With Simple Firmware Uprade     Games News      Playstation Network Expands in Canada

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sony Offers New BRAVIA 4K TV Line-Up, Media Player and Content Options
Sony Warns of Battery Issue in Vaio Laptops
Sony Releases New 2TB Hard Disk
Sony's New α7S Full-Frame Camera Outputs 4K Video
Sony To Cover 2014 FIFA World Cup In 4K
Sony Introduces 9.1ch digital Surround Wireless Headphones
New Sound Bars, TV Sound System And Full-HD 3D Projector by Sony
Sony's High-Resolution Audio Line-up Coming To Europe
Sony Releases New Digital Paper
Sony To Sell Building and Premises In Japan
Android KitKat Update Coming On Sony Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z1 Compact Smartphones
Sony Introduces "Project Morpheus" Virtual Reality Headset For PS4

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .