Sony Announces New PlayStation 3 – Lighter and Greener


After reading up on the rumors regarding a new PS3 model coming soon, the news is finally official. The Japanese Sony website has officially posted the new PS3 model and its complete specs. The CECH-3000B PS3 is a new charcoal black 320GB model with less power consumption and weight. The price is listed at 34,980 yen ($349) and shipping this month.

Complete specs:

Name Charcoal Black 320GB PlayStation ® 3
Model number CECH-3000B
Release Date Sequentially from the June 2011 delivery
Suggested retail price 34,980 yen (tax included)
Content
  • “PlayStation 3” × 1 unit
  • Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK ® 3) × 1
  • Power cord × 1
  • AV cable × 1
  • USB Cable × 1
CPU Cell Broadband Engine ™
GPU RSX ®
Sound Output LPCM 7.1ch, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD, AAC.
Memory 256MB XDR Main RAM, 256MB GDDR3 VRAM
Hard disk 2.5 “Serial ATA 320GB ※ 1
※ 2 O Hi-Speed ​​USB (compliant with USB 2.0) × 2
Communication Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T) × 1
IEEE 802.11 b / g
Bluetooth ® 2.0 (EDR)
Controller Wireless controller (Bluetooth ®)
AV output Resolution 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i
※ 3 × 1 HDMI output
× 1 AV MULTI OUT
× 1 optical digital output
BD / DVD / CD drive (read only) Maximum Read Speed
Speed ​​BD 2 (BD-ROM)
Speed ​​DVD 8 (DVD-ROM)
Double-speed CD 24 (CD-ROM)
Power AC 100V, 50/60Hz
Power consumption Approximately 200W
External dimensions Approximately 290 × 65 × 290 mm (width × height × depth) (excluding projections)
Mass Approximately 2.6kg

 

 

[via andriasang]

Current PS3 320GB Model: PlayStation 3 320 GB