Sony PlayStation 3 Slim Console (120GB Model)

Ps3 Slim Console.Amazon.jpgWell here it is, possible the worst kept secret of that last few weeks, the officially unveiled Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console. After Amazon.de let the cat out of the bag when they listed the console for sale a whole two weeks early speculation has been rife about Sony’s plans for the new console. But the speculation ends now. Here it is in black and white the Slim Playstation 3 Console is officially being released in the UK on 1st September and is currently available for Pre-order at Amazon for a slightly slimline price of only £249.99.

So what do you get for your money:

PlayStation 3 Slim–32% smaller, 36% lighter and consuming 34% less power than the original, the latest iteration of Sony’s console been completely redesigned for a much slimmer and lighter presence. Featuring video chat, internet access, digital photo viewing, digital audio and video, the PlayStation 3 Slim encompasses gaming, home cinema and digital media to be the digital hub of your home. First and foremost a powerful gaming console, enjoy high definition and smooth play of the most recent games releases, including Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, FIFA 10, Final Fantasy XIII, Metal Gear Solid 4, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Tekken 6, and Gran Turismo 5. The new PS3 continues to offer the cutting-edge 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 various content and services downloadable through the network. The new PS3’s storage size has increased from 80GB to 120GB, and with the extra capacity users will be able to store more games, music, photos, videos as well as various content and services available through PlayStation Network. PlayStation Network offers more than 15,000 pieces of digital content, ranging from game titles, trailers, and demos to more than 15,000 movies and TV shows via PlayStation Store. PlayStation Network members can also download free applications, such as PlayStation Home, a ground-breaking 3D social gaming community available on PS3 that allows users to interact, communicate and share gaming experiences, as well as Life with PlayStation, which offers users various news and information on a TV monitor in the living room by connecting the PS3 to the network.

Pre-order your PS3 Slim Console from Amazon Today

So there you have it. Of course it is still a Blu-ray Player which is why it has been posted here. Amazon are ‘limiting’ orders to 5 per household (or ebay seller) but you can pretty much guarantee these are going to be hard to get hold of in the run up to christmas so if you want one you better pre-order yours from Amazon soon.


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