At a pre Tokyo Game Show conference held today, Sony Computer Entertainment announced that they will be releasing a new model of its Playstation 3 home entertainment console.
Rumored for a while now, this new model is set to be 25% smaller and around 20% lighter than the current model and will come in both 250GB and 500GB models – both in white or black. Release dates vary between countries for both models and colours. But in the US, the 250GB is set to be released on the 25th September 2012 as part of a special “Game of the Year Edition” Uncharted 3 bundle including:
- PlayStation 3 System 250GB
- Uncharted 3: Game of the Year Edition
- Dust 514 game + over $30 of Dust DLC (Voucher)
- DUALSHOCK 3 wireless controller
- AC Power Cord
- AV Cable
- USB Cable
UPDATE: EB Games Australia have today announced that they will have the new model Playstation 3 available in their stores from the 27th September.