VG247’s received confirmation from a GameStation employee that the 80Gb PS3 is indeed out in the UK this Friday, August 22, as has been previously rumoured.
The retailer’s pre-order page is here. It’s the same price as the current 40Gb model: £299.99.
IGN’s also carrying confirmation that the new SKU will release on August 28 in Australia. The box will cost $699.