Did the recent E3 leave you wanting for more? I bet. Many thought that Sony, among other big players in the industry, didn’t really give anything during the E3. Now we know why. They were reserving their announcements for the GC at Leipzig! According to the journalists and various people who were present, Sony has announced a lot of things that are making Sony fan boys clap with delight.
First, they announced a new PS3 model. It is going to have a 160GB hard drive ““ something that I could sure use! If you are anything like me, the 60G (which I have) is not enough for all the content that I need and use regularly. This console is actually part of a bundle including Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune, a DualShock 3 wireless controller, and a PSN voucher for Pain. This is set to be released in November for $499.99.
Even better, they announced a wireless keypad for the PS3. Actually, this is what excites me more. This gadget can be attached to the Sixaxis and the DualShock 3 controllers and is Bluetooth enabled. Now you can type easily without having to use the controller buttons! It will also be released in November. The price? Nothing was said about it.
It doesn’t end there ““ the new PSP 3000 was announced as well. The new PSP will have a different LCD that allows for better viewing and more vivid colors. It also has more capabilities when it comes to mobile communications. The PSP 3000 will be out in the market in October for $170.