Completely redesigning the internal design architecture, the internal volume and weight of the new PS3 is reduced by more than half compared to the very first PS3 model with a 60GB HDD, and by 20 % and 25% respectively compared to the current PS3. By adopting a sliding disk cover, the new PS3 continues with the characteristic sleek curved simple body design, which fits various places in the home and enables users to enjoy an array of entertainment content.
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.
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Zavvi was excellent in dealing with the delivery of the PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black. I have been a little disappointed with the new look of the 500GB PS3. The new machine has a sliding door at the top right to left to open, and is very flimsy and seems that no care was put into the design.
Playstation 3 500gb, wow what a great console, unlike the previous ps2 the ps3 uses hdmi connection or av depending on what your tv has. It doesn't come with a hdmi lead so you will need to purchase one however if you wish to connect via, av the ps3 comes with a av cable. The controller is more advanced and is wireless and added bonus. Ps3 comes with a controller, USB cable, av cable, power cable, definitely worth the proce and with free 3 selected games. 500gb storage will store your many games and downloads. If you like your football, fifa 13 is a must its a great game with great graphics.
Once again Zavvi has come up on top. PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black was an excellent price and very good. I am very pleased that I bought my PS3 from Zavvi, it is my number one destination for all gaming goods.
New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console is an excellent piece of kit with all you need for gaming and home theater.
An excellent product of good quality.
I kept reading that the latest PS3 felt flimsy and cheaply made. To me it seems well made and the famous sliding cover for the disc works nicely. Only real criticism is that (so far as I can tell) there is absolutely no indication of whether the PS3 has finished loading its software and is ready to use, or not. Why not just use an egg timer symbol like everybody else?
My original 60GB PS3 gave up after 5 years of usage, so this was a replacement. It is so much smaller...and quieter....than the old 'fax machine'. Large capacity drive is great too. I don't mind the new top-loading design, but whether or not it is sturdy enough to last for years remains to be seen. A really pleasant experience.
I had to replace my PS3 due to my old one packing in. I got the PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console at a usual, fantastic Zavvi price, and free next day delivery meant I could get back online ASAP.
Better value for money and loads of space on the hard-drive but it is a little louder than my previous 2 ps3 consoles. Doesn't bother me that much but worth noting.
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console is a fantastic product! It works really well with psp vita and is very fast, I can play great games watch great films and use the Internet. Everything packed into a small computer!
Super slim PS3 console - great console. The best price on the web. Great service.
The New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console is very good value and i like the disc slider.
I am leaving this review to say how happy i am with the Playstation 3 Slim Console I have just bought. It was the best deal I found and I am going to tell everyone I know to go to ZAVVI for any games,music or even game consoles. Thanks again ZAVVI I will be back again real soon.
I previously owned a Nintendo Wii. My new requirements were a gamer with a load of storage and good motion ability as I enjoy playing sport and fitness games. The Ps3 has a mass of storage and for an extra few pounds I bought the Move and Eye. The whole system is so easy to set up. There is so much you can do such as streaming movies, creating photos and music librarys, browsing the web. There is a large supply of games to try before you buy. Comes with catch up TV which is great and you can play dvd and blu ray discs. Fantastic entertainment all in one place for a very reasonable price.
I am very happy with the PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console, I award it 5 stars!
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console is nice and slim, but there's nothing lost. It plays games no problem. I can't fault it.
Good product, much quieter than the previous models! Good value for money.
Great product at a great price. Undoubtedly the best console on the market!
I bought the new super Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console to replace my launch day 60gb Ps3 "fat one" which decided to get the yellow light of death!! The super slim if far superior to my old "fat one" in every way. More storage for a start, it's a lot quieter, less power hungry and massively more compact! Great service from Zavvi, I ordered during the Christmas holidays and it arrived three days later. Can't ask better than that.
I was really happy with this Play Station 3. The price was the best I could get and the after service was 10 out of 10 . I couldn't ask for better service.
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) is an excellent console.
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) is a great all round system and great for watching TV on.
I know nothing about Play Stations, but the person I gave this to assures me that it is fantastic.
Great product, very quick and lightweight in comparison to original. Good present.
This PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console is very slim and light. It has a built-in Blu-ray/DVD, so it's great value for money. I think it's the best design ever.
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black is amazing.
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black is exactly as described, I'm a very happy customer indeed.
ThPS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black is top! 5 stars!
PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black is a fantastic product and half the size of the previous machine, slimline and quality.
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black is an excellent item at a good price. The perfect Christmas present.
Very pleased with the PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black, thank you.
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) - Black is a well proven machine, a good games console and Blu-ray player. Couldn't ask for anything more.
This is the business - a serious piece of kit with a huge amount of Hard drive. Even with the price I was glad I forked out the extra rather than the 12GB version. Although its a christmas present I have had a sneaky go and since I am from the PS2 era I was simply blown away. Roll December 25th!!
My new PS3 is excellente, very pleased with it.
First time i brought through zavvi and well done, i got my ps3 through within 2 working days,ps3 out of this world well done.
Great site, best priced ps3 offer I've seen, fast delivery and excellent customer service. Zavvi is a site I will be using regularly and recommending to others.
Great price, great service and was delivered in excellent condition. Was kept up to date with everything from stock pick to delivery, 100% satisfied
The PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console (500 GB) is an excellent console with loads of room to store loads of games. The kids love it.
This PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console is absolutely excellent value for money.
This PS3: New Sony Playstation 3 Slim Console is fantastic and I got it for a great price.