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New PS3 models filed by Sony for certification in South Korea

Certification for two new PS3 models has been filed by Sony in South Korea.As Kotaku notes, the models CECH-4205B and CECH-4205C could be “slightly modified versions of the Super Slim PS3 model” CECH-4000. It contains smaller “nanometer architecture, less power consumption, and better cooling.” New models popped up recently on the Japan’s Minister of Internal […]

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Ps3 Slim headlines

  • Sony - no formal price drop coming to older PS3 slim models at this time

    Sony has no intention of dropping the price of older PS3 models at present, even with the “super slim” models hitting store shelves next week.

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  • Amazon leaks 25% PS3 price cut?

    A new listing appeared on Amazon.co.uk today showing the 320 and 160 gigabyte models of the PS3 going for a vastly discounted rate. Could this be an early leak from Sony’s press conference?

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  • Sony says it isn't phasing out 160Gb PS3

    Despite previous rumors and indications, Sony is not phasing out the 160Gb PS3 Slim in the UK according to a spokesman for the corporation.

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  • White PS3 Slim and bigger HDs confirmed for Japan, "no announcements" for Europe

    Japan is to get new PS3 Slim models with bigger hard drives and a white casing, Sony said today, but has told VG247 there are “no announcements to make in terms of new SKUs for Europe.”

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  • Sony files two new PS3 SKUs to the FCC

    Sony’s filed two new PS3 SKUs to the FCC.

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  • SCEJ announces 250Gb PS3 for February release

    SCEJ’s just announced that the 250Gb PS3 will go on sale next month in Japan.

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  • PS3 Slim biggest news story of 2009, say Famitsu readers

    According to a Famitsu poll, PS3 Slim’s announcement at GamesCom last summer was the biggest news story of 2009.

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  • 60k PS3 Slims sold in Australia, outsells 360 and Wii

    A Sony spokesperson has confirmed to GameSpot that the PS3 Slim has sold over 60k units in the month and a half it has been on sale in the region, also outselling the Xbox 360 and Wii. “I can confirm that in excess of 60,000 units of the PS3 120GB have been sold since launch,” […]

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  • PS3 filmed crashing into LCD TV at high speed

    Sony Australia’s thrown a PS3 into a Bravia very quickly, filmed it very quickly then played it back very slowly. You can see the results after the break. It’s part of a promo to give away an awful lot of free consoles, from the look of it. It’s worth noting that the PS3 appears to […]

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  • Win a PS3 Slim plus a copy of Borderlands! Here! Right now!

    It’s the biggie. We’re giving away a PS3 Slim, a copy of Borderlands and some “merchandise” today, and all you have to do to win is comment. We want a 3,000-strong thread. Whoever posts the 3,000th comment wins everything. This is probably going to fuck the site right up, but we love a bit of […]

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  • Tretton: Risk-loving Sony seeing "sky-rocketing" PS3 sales thanks to Slim

    SCEA’s Jack Tretton’s told Forbes that Sony’s PS3 Slim gamble has paid off, with the console revamp resulting in “sky-rocketing sales… We couldn’t be happier with the numbers we’re seeing.” Tretton added that he sees Sony as a greater risk-taker than Nintendo. “We don’t have unlimited money, we cater to a more mass market audience, […]

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  • Tretton "couldn't be happier" with recent PS3 sales figures

    SCEA president Jack Tretton has revealed he “couldn’t be happier” with the recent sales figures the PlayStation 3 has recieved since introducing the price-cut and the PS3 Slim at GamesCom over a month ago. “Skyrocketing sales, couldn’t be happier with the numbers that we’re seeing, and I think proof that there was tremendous consumer demand, […]

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  • SCEA: 300% increase in hardware sales thanks to $299 120Gb PS3

    SCEA has announced that since the new 120Gb PS3 hit at $299 on September 1, a 300 percent increase in hardware sales has been reported. Total revenue for PS3 hardware increased by 140 percent, comparing the first week of September to the week before the $299 price adjustment. Sony plans for the upswing to continue […]

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  • Sony UK: PS3 sales are past our "expectations"

    The huge spike in sales of the PlayStation 3 that was confirmed to VG247 today by Chart-Track was beyond the “expectations” of SCE UK. That is according to sales director of Sony UK Mark Howsen. “The first week’s Chart-Track numbers for sales of the new PlayStation 3 were ahead of our expectations, so we were […]

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  • Report - French PS3 Slim sales come in at 37,000

    Not content with UK sales going up by a 1,000% and initial Japanese harware sales at 150k, La Tribune are reporting sales of the PS3 have gone up in France by tenfold. How many units were sold? According to the article, over 37,000 units sold of the Slim have been sold in France, with 12,000 […]

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  • Report - PS3 Slim sells over 150K in Japan

    According to early reports from Famitsu, the PS3 Slim has sold over a staggering 150k in Japan within the first three days of it’s launch from Friday. The exact number is actually 152,252, which is still actually incredible considering only 88,000 were sold within the first two days of going on sale. The figures also […]

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  • UK charts: Arkham Asylum maintains No. 1 spot

    Batman: Arkham Asylum’s managed to maintain the number one spot in this weeks UK charts, and a surprise inclusion in the top three is Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. The two year-old Infinity Ward title crept in at number three thanks to the game being bundled with the recently-released PS3 Slim. Find this weeks […]

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  • UK PS3 sales explode over 1,000% on Slim's release

    Chart-Track director Dorian Bloch’s told VG247 that UK PS3 sales have risen over 1,000 percent on Slim’s release. “I’m not surprised by it,” said Bloch in a phone conversation. “There’s a lot of demand for the Slim.” The exec said that while PS3 is shown as ‘+999%’ over week 35 in week 36, the figure […]

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  • Toys R Us drops PS3 to £229.99

    UK retailer Toys R Us is now running PS3 Slims for £229.99. ShopTo has them for the same price. The machine, which launched yesterday, is still priced at £249.96 on Amazon, and Play is charging the full RRP of £249.99. We got one today. See how pretty it is.

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Ps3 Slim Latest

  • New PS3 models filed by Sony for certification in South Korea

    Certification for two new PS3 models has been filed by Sony in South Korea.As Kotaku notes, the models CECH-4205B and CECH-4205C could be “slightly modified versions of the Super Slim PS3 model” CECH-4000. It contains smaller “nanometer architecture, less power consumption, and better cooling.” New models popped up recently on the Japan’s Minister of Internal […]

  • Sony – no formal price drop coming to older PS3 slim models at this time

    Sony has no intention of dropping the price of older PS3 models at present, even with the “super slim” models hitting store shelves next week.

  • Amazon leaks 25% PS3 price cut?

    A new listing appeared on Amazon.co.uk today showing the 320 and 160 gigabyte models of the PS3 going for a vastly discounted rate. Could this be an early leak from Sony’s press conference?

  • Sony says it isn’t phasing out 160Gb PS3

    Despite previous rumors and indications, Sony is not phasing out the 160Gb PS3 Slim in the UK according to a spokesman for the corporation.

  • White PS3 Slim and bigger HDs confirmed for Japan, “no announcements” for Europe

    Japan is to get new PS3 Slim models with bigger hard drives and a white casing, Sony said today, but has told VG247 there are “no announcements to make in terms of new SKUs for Europe.”

  • Sony files two new PS3 SKUs to the FCC

    Sony’s filed two new PS3 SKUs to the FCC.

  • SCEJ announces 250Gb PS3 for February release

    SCEJ’s just announced that the 250Gb PS3 will go on sale next month in Japan.

  • PS3 Slim biggest news story of 2009, say Famitsu readers

    According to a Famitsu poll, PS3 Slim’s announcement at GamesCom last summer was the biggest news story of 2009.

  • 60k PS3 Slims sold in Australia, outsells 360 and Wii

    A Sony spokesperson has confirmed to GameSpot that the PS3 Slim has sold over 60k units in the month and a half it has been on sale in the region, also outselling the Xbox 360 and Wii. “I can confirm that in excess of 60,000 units of the PS3 120GB have been sold since launch,” […]

  • PS3 filmed crashing into LCD TV at high speed

    Sony Australia’s thrown a PS3 into a Bravia very quickly, filmed it very quickly then played it back very slowly. You can see the results after the break. It’s part of a promo to give away an awful lot of free consoles, from the look of it. It’s worth noting that the PS3 appears to […]

  • Win a PS3 Slim plus a copy of Borderlands! Here! Right now!

    It’s the biggie. We’re giving away a PS3 Slim, a copy of Borderlands and some “merchandise” today, and all you have to do to win is comment. We want a 3,000-strong thread. Whoever posts the 3,000th comment wins everything. This is probably going to fuck the site right up, but we love a bit of […]

  • Tretton: Risk-loving Sony seeing “sky-rocketing” PS3 sales thanks to Slim

    SCEA’s Jack Tretton’s told Forbes that Sony’s PS3 Slim gamble has paid off, with the console revamp resulting in “sky-rocketing sales… We couldn’t be happier with the numbers we’re seeing.” Tretton added that he sees Sony as a greater risk-taker than Nintendo. “We don’t have unlimited money, we cater to a more mass market audience, […]

  • Tretton “couldn’t be happier” with recent PS3 sales figures

    SCEA president Jack Tretton has revealed he “couldn’t be happier” with the recent sales figures the PlayStation 3 has recieved since introducing the price-cut and the PS3 Slim at GamesCom over a month ago. “Skyrocketing sales, couldn’t be happier with the numbers that we’re seeing, and I think proof that there was tremendous consumer demand, […]

  • SCEA: 300% increase in hardware sales thanks to $299 120Gb PS3

    SCEA has announced that since the new 120Gb PS3 hit at $299 on September 1, a 300 percent increase in hardware sales has been reported. Total revenue for PS3 hardware increased by 140 percent, comparing the first week of September to the week before the $299 price adjustment. Sony plans for the upswing to continue […]

  • Sony UK: PS3 sales are past our “expectations”

    The huge spike in sales of the PlayStation 3 that was confirmed to VG247 today by Chart-Track was beyond the “expectations” of SCE UK. That is according to sales director of Sony UK Mark Howsen. “The first week’s Chart-Track numbers for sales of the new PlayStation 3 were ahead of our expectations, so we were […]

  • Report – French PS3 Slim sales come in at 37,000

    Not content with UK sales going up by a 1,000% and initial Japanese harware sales at 150k, La Tribune are reporting sales of the PS3 have gone up in France by tenfold. How many units were sold? According to the article, over 37,000 units sold of the Slim have been sold in France, with 12,000 […]

  • Report – PS3 Slim sells over 150K in Japan

    According to early reports from Famitsu, the PS3 Slim has sold over a staggering 150k in Japan within the first three days of it’s launch from Friday. The exact number is actually 152,252, which is still actually incredible considering only 88,000 were sold within the first two days of going on sale. The figures also […]

  • UK charts: Arkham Asylum maintains No. 1 spot

    Batman: Arkham Asylum’s managed to maintain the number one spot in this weeks UK charts, and a surprise inclusion in the top three is Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. The two year-old Infinity Ward title crept in at number three thanks to the game being bundled with the recently-released PS3 Slim. Find this weeks […]

  • UK PS3 sales explode over 1,000% on Slim’s release

    Chart-Track director Dorian Bloch’s told VG247 that UK PS3 sales have risen over 1,000 percent on Slim’s release. “I’m not surprised by it,” said Bloch in a phone conversation. “There’s a lot of demand for the Slim.” The exec said that while PS3 is shown as ‘+999%’ over week 35 in week 36, the figure […]

  • Toys R Us drops PS3 to £229.99

    UK retailer Toys R Us is now running PS3 Slims for £229.99. ShopTo has them for the same price. The machine, which launched yesterday, is still priced at £249.96 on Amazon, and Play is charging the full RRP of £249.99. We got one today. See how pretty it is.

  • PS3 Slim GET – pictures

    SCEE just very kindly sent over a PS3 Slim. We got so excited we took some pictures of it in its virgin state. See them after the break. That’s my daughter’s feet, there. It’s actually a thing of beauty. In case you missed the world, you can buy them now, RRP £250. If that’s too […]

  • PS3 Slim Vs PS3 Fat install – Slim wins

    DF’s posted up a movie comparing PS3 Slim’s install speed compared with the old SKU. It’s 25 percent faster. The install’s the amazing 20-minute DMC4 load, so it’s easy to see how much faster it is. Good stuff.

  • PS3 price cut brings “relief,” says Yoshida

    Sony WWS boss Shuhei Yoshida’s told GI that the GamesCom-announced PS3 price cut has removed a barrier to “success” for the company’s products. “We’re so excited about the products we’re working on for release this year, but if there was one thing that could have prevented the success of our titles we felt that would […]

  • Get ‘em while they’re hot: $255 PS3 Slims

    Want a PS3 Slim? Of course you do. $300, though? Statistics state that you’re probably part of the 18-34 year old male demographic, and you guys are exceedingly thrifty, right? Well, that’s where Dell comes in. Dell’s throwing economic cautions to the wind and having a 15% off electronics sale. Just enter the corresponding coupon […]

  • Some retailers already sold out of PS3 Slim

    Looks like some retailers have already sold out of PS3 Slim. According to a report from Gamespot, local GameStop and Best Buy stores in or around San Francisco started selling the console a bit early, and have subsequently ran out of the fist shipment. Amazon still has some left though, at least in the States. […]

  • PS3 Slim uses half the power of old SKU

    Basically, PS3 Slim uses about half the power of of the “old” machine. We know, because Crave‘s tested it. And we believe Crave. Because there’s no reason not to. Look how green Sony is, eh? Read that article, then go and buy one. Or two. You could buy two, run them side-by-side and be ruining […]

  • Sony unveils its “It Only Does Everything” campaign for PS3

    Peter Dille, senior president of marketing and PSN, has posted Sony’s new ad campaign for PS3 over on the US PS Blog. Called, “It Only Does Everything”, the new ads are a new campaign in which Sony “will have direct conversations with consumers about everything the PS3 can do”. From now through the holiday season, […]

  • PS3 Slim ads go live in UK – watch both now

    Sony’s now posted both of the new UK PS3 TV ads on its site – watch them both here. You will have seen one yesterday courtesy of the Guardian. The second focuses on games as opposed to the services video seen previously. The American ads were shown in still for the first time overnight, and […]

  • Sony goes for comedy in US PS3 Slim ads

    IndustryGamers has posted up some stills from an imminent SCEA PS3 Slim campaign, featuring “Kevin Butler, Director of Rumor Confirmation”. Not quite an upside-down bleeding pig wrapped in Sellotape as directed by Charlie Chaplin, but there we are. Hit the link.

  • PS3 Slim unscrewed, exploded, imageised, put on the internet

    Someone’s got a PS3 Slim, taken it to bits, taken pictures of the entire process and put it all on Ifixit. That’s it. The case is full of wires, as you can see. Be sure to probably not do this to yours, assuming you’re buying one. Thanks, rrod360lol.