Announced by Sony just this morning at the Tokyo Game Conference, the brand new PS3 “Super Slim” model is now available for pre-order at zavvi.com. The new console weighs only 2.1 kilograms, making it roughly half as heavy the original Playstation 3. The machine comes in two versions: one has 12GB of flash memory, and the other features 500GB of internal hard drive space.
The console’s release coincides with a new batch of discounted PS3 Essentials software. To browse those new titles along with all of our offers on the new PS3 hardware, simply click here.
The Super Slim PS3 console (500GB) is currently due for release on Friday, September 28th 2012. The 12GB version is due on Friday, October 12th 2012.
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