An entire world of brilliant high-definition entertainment, lightning-fast Internet, immersive surround sound and first-class communications are at your fingertips and streaming out of your screen with the PlayStation 3. Game with ultimate freedom, watch movies burst into life, roam the Internet and store virtually any file all from one powerful, streamlined system. The PlayStation 3 system features a slim and light design, and houses powerful features, including a Blu-ray Disc player, 160GB hard drive, built-in Wi-Fi and HDMI output to bring your games and movies to life.
Cast spells with Harry Potter, play for your favorite football team and drag race in Montreal for points from the comfort of your couch. Designed to be a complete entertainment unit, Sony PS3 is a weapon of choice for ardent gamers.
The Sony PS3 160 GB runs with the fast-performing Cell Broadband Engine and RSX graphics. You can indulge in a unique gaming experience with 3D stereoscopic and Full HD graphics. The PS3 console features an inbuilt 2.5 inch Serial ATA hard disk with a giant capacity of 160 GB, saving a sizable number of games.
This Sony console doubles as a Blu-ray Disc Player, making it capable of high-definition movies and videos playback. Besides Blu-ray Discs Profile 2.0, the backward compatibility feature of the console lets you play DVDs and CDs as well.
Design & Power
Measuring 290 x 65 x 290 mm and weighing 3.2 kg, this PlayStation is sleek and slender and extremely easy to carry around. You are provided with an Ethernet, a HDMI output and 2 USB 2.0 ports that let you greatly enhance the connecting capabilities of the device as per your needs.
Furthermore, an AV multi-output and a digital output port are meant to help you experience breath-taking visuals. The face of the device is clean and holds the all-essential power button. To function smoothly, the Sony PlayStation requires 250 W of power to run glitch-free.
Performance & Connectivity
For gamers who love multi-player games, PS3 console lets you connect to the Internet via Wi-Fi as well as LAN. You can surf the Internet with the same ease as you would on a computer. You can also share data between various devices as the Sony PlayStation is Bluetooth compatible.
The Sony PlayStation is packed with the useful DLNA feature which allows it to pair with several compatible devices like a PC, PSP or HDTV and share data wirelessly via an internet router. You can also use the PS3 to store as well as view your digital still frames on a compatible TV. For music fans, use the massive HDD to store hundreds of your most loved songs and listen to them in Dolby Digital or DTS format.
The Sony PS3 grants you access to the PlayStation Network, where you can play games online, browse the internet and chat with friends from across the globe. Gone are days when you had to go to the store to pick out your new video game. You can login to the PlayStation Store via your PS3 and download a plethora of exclusive content from games and demos to extension packs and videos.
Controllers & Joysticks
The quintessential controller shipped with this gaming console is 1 Sony DUALSHOCK3 Wireless Controller, that syncs with the console using Bluetooth technology. This ergonomically designed gamepad with a standard familiar interface requires a power of 3.7 V to function. The DualShock wireless controller runs on a built-in rechargeable lithium ion 610 mAh battery.