it's the mode of entertainment for a whole generation. we're obviously talking the iconic playstation 3. first launched in 2007, it's been totally reinvented for the next wave of innovation and creativity. the playstation 3 has had a makeover – it's astonishingly reduced yet again by 50%, the contours are slicker, the shape more seductive. but what the console now lacks in size, it makes up for in entertainment offerings across film, catch-up tv services, music and obviously, video gaming that everyone can enjoy. there'll be two new playstation 3 models: the 500gb hard disk drive and a newly added and family friendly 12gb flash memory model. with the extra hdd capacity, which has been extended from 320gb and 160gb, users can store and enjoy more and more entertainment content including games, music, photos, and video on the new ps3. in addition, the new ps3 with 12gb flash memory offers opportunities to experience the world of playstation at an affordable price point. users can also expand the storage capacity of the new ps3 with 12gb flash memory by connecting a dedicated hdd [250GB] to be released concurrently with the new ps3. both model will be launched very shortly at different dates in the u.s., europe, japan and other areas.
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