Sony PlayStation 3 System with 40 GB

Sony PlayStation 3 System with 40 GB

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Includes PlayStation 3 System with 40 GB Hard Drive, DualShock 3 Wireless Controller, and Component AV Cable.

PLAYSTATION? computer entertainment system unleashes a brilliant, high-definition entertainment experience. As its digital soul, the Cell Broadband Engine?represents a tour de force in parallel processing, which means a gaming experience that is beyond what you know today. Its built-in Blu-ray Disc?drive delivers a whole new generation in high-definition gaming and unmatched digital media storage. Whether it's gaming, Blu-ray movies, music or online services, PLAYSTATION? invites you to Play Beyond.

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Beyond power. Beyond limits. Beyond evolution. Beyond anything ever created in the world of gaming, lies the PLAYSTATION3 system. And with it the chance to transcend the concept of what traditional game play is supposed to gamers worldwide to finally PLAY BEYOND.

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PROCESS THAT: IT PERFORMS 1.8 TRILLION CALCULATIONS PER SECOND

The PLAYSTATION3 system? Cell Broadband Engine is the very thing that game developers have always dreamt about. Its unique multi-processing unit design represents a tour de force in parallel processing. The ability to do more of everything at the same time means more enemies, more AI, more explosions, and more realistic game play. Game play that takes into account ragdoll physics and keyframe animation, enemy AI behaving unpredictably, glass cracking based on the size of the object that impacted it, and individual flecks of dust in a beam of sunlight to create a more believable and unique experience. The Cell Broadband Engine has the muscle and horsepower to move beyond artificial intelligence. This is the power that is the digital soul of the PLAYSTATION3 system.

  • 1 Central Processing Unit (CPU) and 8 Synergistic Processing Units (SPU)
  • 40 times faster than the chip that runs PlayStation 2
  • Capable of running at speeds at 3.2 GHz
  • Memory bandwidth: 25.6 GBytes per second

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IT DREAMS IN BLU-RAY

Dreams are boundless. Their images are expansive and their colors inspired. Up until now, game developers have been dreamers cursed to dream with limitations. Forced to compromise their creative content for precious disc space. Then came the advent of Blu-ray. Just as the DVD offered a technological leap over CDs, the Blu-ray disc is the next leap forward in the advancement of data storage and high definition entertainment. But not as a simple evolution of an existing format. Blu-ray is something entirely different, a revolution catapulting the high definition gaming and movie experience into unknown frontiers. A revolution that finally frees game developers and moviemakers from the constraints of storage space. And allows them to dream in Blu-ray.

  • Five to ten times the storage capacity of traditional DVDs
  • 50 GB BD vs. 9 GB DVD
  • Pristine picture quality with the capability for ultimate high definition1
  • Recordable formats with unsurpassed storage capacity to store your digital world (photographs, home videos, music libraries, and data)
  • DVD compatibility so existing DVD collections can be enjoyed on Blu-ray hardware2

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SIXAXIS Wireless Controller: IT SENSES YOUR EVERY MOVE

The power is here. The question is, can you control it? With the PLAYSTATION 3 system? Cell Broadband Engine creating experiences that were never before seen as possible, a controller was needed that would enable your experience to match its potential. Enter the new SIXAXIS controller. Utilizing sensors designed to read when a player angles, tilts, thrusts, or pulls, the SIXAXIS controller allows game play to become a natural extension of the player? body. And with the heritage of the PlayStation console? basic controller design still intact, gamers will be able to play the controls they?e already grown accustomed to while harnessing the added intuitive movements of the SIXAXIS controller.

  • Utilizes breakthrough technology and a highly sensitive motion sensing system so as the user moves the controller the game moves with it
  • Features Bluetooth for wireless gameplay; the PLAYSTATION3 system can support up to seven wireless controllers at one time
  • Can be swapped seamlessly from wireless to wired and automatically charged using the controller? USB cable
  • The shape of the L2,/R2 buttons has been altered, enabling increased depth in stroke for more subtle control in games
  • The tilting angle of the analog joy sticks has been slightly broadened to enable more delicate and more dynamic manipulation
  • The information detection (L2,R2, analog joy stick) has been increased from 8 bit to 10 bit

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In a World of Instant Gratification, One Console Stands Ready: Welcome to PLAYSTATION Network

Online Gaming:

  • Free online multiplayer games*
  • In game matchmaking for challenging competition
  • Huge online game community via globally unique online IDs that work across all PLAYSTATION Network titles
  • Up to 40 simultaneous online players in Resistance: Fall of Man

Friends and Messaging:

  • Text, voice or video chat for real-time communication**
  • See what Friends are online and what PLAYSTATION3 game they are playing
  • Send game invites to your PLAYSTATION Network Friends

Browse the Internet*:

  • Built in PLAYSTATION3 Internet Browser has easy access to the entire World Wide Web
  • Open up to six windows at once
  • Watch streaming videos from the most popular websites

PLAYSTATION Store

  • Preview upcoming games with free playable demos
  • Download PS one games for your PSP (PlayStation Portable) system
  • High-Definition movie and game trailers***

Free PLAYSTATION3 GAME DEMOS

  • New content is posted weekly, check out PLAYSTATION Store often for the latest content!

 
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Features
Includes one DualShock 3 Wireless Controller. Additional controllers sold separately.
Input Device Type ? Game Pad
Color ? Black
Manufacturer ? Sony Corporation
Interfaces/Ports ? 2 x USB 2.0 - USB
1 x Optical S/PDIF Out
1 x MultiPort
1 x HDMI Output
Processor ? IBM Cell Processor 3.2GHz
Graphics Controller ? ATi 550MHz with 256MB GDDR3 SDRAM Memory
Audio Processor ? 5.1 Channel DTS
5.1 Channel Dolby Digital
LPCM
Standard Memory ? 256MB
Network ? Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000Mbps Integrated
Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11b/g Integrated
Bluetooth Bluetooth 2.0 EDR Integrated
Storage Capacity ? 40GB Hard Drive
Memory Technology ? XDR DRAM
Dimensions ? 3.86" Height x 12.8" Width x 10.79" Depth
Manufacturer Part Number ? 98013
Weight ? 11.02 lb
Manufacturer Website Address ? www.sony.com
Optical Drive ? BD-ROM - DVD-ROM
Product Name ? PlayStation 3 Gaming Console with 40GB HDD
Product Type ? Gaming Console

 
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Tech Specs
Package Contents ?
  • PlayStation 3 Gaming Console with 40GB HDD
  • DUALSHOCK 3 wireless controller
  • Free PlayStation Network membership
  • AC power cord
  • AV cable
  • USB cable
  • Input Device Type ? Game Pad
    Color ? Black
    Manufacturer ? Sony Corporation
    Interfaces/Ports ? 2 x USB 2.0 - USB
    1 x Optical S/PDIF Out
    1 x MultiPort
    1 x HDMI Output
    Graphics Controller ? ATi 550MHz with 256MB GDDR3 SDRAM Memory
    Audio Processor ? 5.1 Channel DTS
    5.1 Channel Dolby Digital
    LPCM
    Processor ? IBM Cell Processor 3.2GHz
    Expansion Slots ? 2 x Flash Memory
    Standard Memory ? 256MB
    Memory Technology ? XDR DRAM
    Network ? Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000Mbps Integrated
    Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11b/g Integrated
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 2.0 EDR Integrated
    Storage Capacity ? 40GB Hard Drive
    Expansion Bays ? 1 x Drive Bay Hot-swappable
    Manufacturer Part Number ? 98013
    Cache ? 512MB L2 Cache
    Dimensions ? 3.86" Height x 12.8" Width x 10.79" Depth
    Additional Information ? CPU:
  • 1 VMX vector unit per core
  • 7 x SPE @ 3.2GHz
  • 7 x 128b 128 SIMD GPRs
  • 7 x 256KB SRAM for SPE
  • 1 of 8 SPEs reserved for redundancy total floating point performance : 218 GFLOPS

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    GPU:

  • 1.8 TFLOPS floating point performance
  • Full HD (up to 1080p) x 2 channels
  • Multi-way programmable parallel floating point shader pipelines

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    System Bandwidth:

  • RSX: 20GB/s (write) + 15GB/s (read)
  • SB: 2.5GB/s (write) + 2.5GB/s (read)
  • VRAM: 22.4GB/s

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    Display Resolution:

  • 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p

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    Memory Card Reader Supported Format:

  • Memory Stick
  • Secure Digital (SD)
  • CompactFlash (CF)

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  • Compatibility ? Memory Card Reader Supported Format:
  • Memory Stick
  • Secure Digital (SD)
  • CompactFlash (CF)

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  • Manufacturer Website Address ? www.sony.com
    Memory Bandwidth ? 25.6GBps
    Optical Drive ? BD-ROM - DVD-ROM
    Optical Drive Speed ? 2x BD-ROM
    2x SACD
    4x DVD-ROM
    24x CD-ROM
    Weight ? 11.02 lb
    Brand Name ? Sony
    Media Support ? CD-R/RW
    DVD+R/+RW
    DVD-R/-RW
    DVD-ROM
    BD-ROM
    BD-RE
    Formats Support ? Audio CD
    SACD
    DVD Video
    Video CD
    Product Name ? PlayStation 3 Gaming Console with 40GB HDD
    Product Type ? Gaming Console
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