Redesigned in to a slimmer and stylish profile, the Sony PlayStation 3 500GB (New PS3) brings all the features of your favourite PlayStation 3 console for a superior gaming experience. The new console also boasts of a 500GB inbuilt storage drive, for a faster and smoother gaming experience.
The Sony PlayStation 3 has an innovative Cell Broadband engine CPU with a RSX GPU chip to deliver stunning graphical output with seamless performance. The console has 256MB of XDR Main RAM and 256MB of GDDR3 VRAM, which ensures a smooth and lag free visual output. It features various sound system support, including LPCM 7.1 channel, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD and AAC. For controlling your favourite games, it comes with Wireless Controller, utilising Bluetooth Connectivity. The on-board Optical Drive can read BDs (Blu Ray Disc) at 2x speed; DVDs (DVD-ROM) at 8x speed and CDs (CD-ROM) at 24x Speed.
The PlayStation 3 console provides for superior storage and connectivity options. It has an inbuilt 500GB drive with SATA 2.5 Connectivity as well as a pair of USB 2.0 drives for easy connectivity of USB peripherals. Moreover, the console can be connected to the home network or to the internet easily with inbuilt Ethernet support, which is compatible with 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX and 1000BASE-T protocol support. Additionally, it supports Wireless IEEE 802.11 b/g and Bluetooth 2.0 connectivity as well.
The new Sony PlayStation 3 console comes with various AV Output systems. The device supports various resolutions such as including Full HD 1080p, 1080i; 720p HD as well as 480p and 480i SD. For PAL based systems, it supports 576p and 576i resolutions too. The console features 1x HDMI Output, 1x AV Multi Output and 1x Digital Output for superior connectivity to various types of television sets and display systems.