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    Quote Originally Posted by the_End View Post
    Is it just me or does nobody else see how you would upgrade the HDD on the new slim? I hope Sony didn't get rid of that because if so I'm hoping that there's an older Slim around by the time I want to get a PS3 again.
    I am pretty sure I remember them stating that you can, they mentioned on the 12GB model that once you install a hard drive the 12GB portion that is built in is no longer usable as long as there is a drive installed, so there has to be a way...

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    Quote Originally Posted by MonkeyClaw View Post
    I am pretty sure I remember them stating that you can, they mentioned on the 12GB model that once you install a hard drive the 12GB portion that is built in is no longer usable as long as there is a drive installed, so there has to be a way...
    Ok good, I just don't see anyway of doing it in the pictures that's all. Seems odd.
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    I wonder how much longer they going to ride the ps3 out at that price point? "$#@! it. We gonna keep it at this price and we won't hit the $199 sweet spot until the ps4 is near launch."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Two4DaMoney View Post
    I wonder how much longer they going to ride the ps3 out at that price point? "$#@! it. We gonna keep it at this price and we won't hit the $199 sweet spot until the ps4 is near launch."
    http://m.walmart.ca/en/ip/playstatio...tionPage=false


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    Just saying that's Walmart's Anniversary bundle and that sale ends tomorrow. Meaning that the PS3 Bundle in your link is only available from September 14th to September 20th and then it will be gone. I wondering if Walmart/Best Buy/etc will lower the PS3 160GB slims now to move them out of stock.
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    Based on the unboxing video, I say the new disc load system sucks. Long live slots.

    And the price went up by $20.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MonkeyClaw View Post
    Just wondering why they would put an eject button or emblem along with no lip on that door if it was made to open manually...
    The video shows that you can open it manually or mechanically, the eject button also opens it.
    I quite like the look of it... Minus the glossy sections (gross fingerprint magnets), but the disk open tray thing does look a bit flimsy..


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    Quote Originally Posted by DarkVincent07 View Post
    The video shows that you can open it manually or mechanically, the eject button also opens it. I quite like the look of it... Minus the glossy sections (gross fingerprint magnets), but the disk open tray thing does look a bit flimsy.. Via Tapatalk
    Good thing you can open it manually in case opening it mechanically doesn't work anymore.

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    Quote Originally Posted by the_End View Post
    Just saying that's Walmart's Anniversary bundle and that sale ends tomorrow. Meaning that the PS3 Bundle in your link is only available from September 14th to September 20th and then it will be gone. I wondering if Walmart/Best Buy/etc will lower the PS3 160GB slims now to move them out of stock.
    I'm pretty sure the current slims will see a price drop or various "value added" inclusions to unload whatever is left of the old stocks when the SS hits retail


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    I like it, I want one My slim looks like a fat boy in comparison.
    Going off what we know, there is nothing to suggest the super slim being prone to failure? So for the size alone I should upgrade?
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    Quote Originally Posted by mickice View Post
    I like it, I want one My slim looks like a fat boy in comparison.
    Going off what we know, there is nothing to suggest the super slim being prone to failure? So for the size alone I should upgrade?
    new disc load system could be problematic.

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    The one thing I give the original Wii props on is how smooth and quiet its disc loading slot is compared to the PlayStation's, I hope with the PS4 (or Orbis or what every they call it) they put nicer mechanics inside if they stick with the disc loading slot (which I hope they do!).

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    I love it. I think my ONLY complaint is the stupid grill looking thing. I wish they would've kept the glossy look all the way around and it would've been perfect.

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    I ordered the Walmart bundle yesterday...honestly am quiet disappointed that North America is not getting the cheaper 12GB option, I really do not understand that logic at all.

    The Walmart deal was too good to pass up seeing as my 80GB Motorstorm fat died last month. I already own all 3 Uncharted games so can turn around and sell them for 10-15 a piece. I will end up with a $175 taxes in PS3 which is damn hard to beat

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeCandler View Post
    I ordered the Walmart bundle yesterday...honestly am quiet disappointed that North America is not getting the cheaper 12GB option, I really do not understand that logic at all.

    The Walmart deal was too good to pass up seeing as my 80GB Motorstorm fat died last month. I already own all 3 Uncharted games so can turn around and sell them for 10-15 a piece. I will end up with a $175 taxes in PS3 which is damn hard to beat
    Good deal. I was hoping for a 12gb for the ss ps3 @ 149.99 so I can use it primarily as a blu ray for my bedroom

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    Found this video that answered my loading games question

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    Looks better in the video than pictures I've seen

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    You think they'd add it by now whats it retail again? 15-30 dollars?

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    LPCM 7.1ch, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD, AAC.

    Memory

    256MB XDR Main RAM, 256MB GDDR3 VRAM

    Storage size

    CECH-4000A: 12GB Flash Memory
    CECH-4000B: 500GB HDD * 1

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    2 Hi-Speed ​​USB (USB 2.0)

    Networking

    Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T) x 1 IEEE 802.11 b / g
    Bluetooth 2.0 (EDR)

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    Wireless Controller (Bluetooth )
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    Resolution

    1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i (for PAL 576p, 576i)

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    Maximum read rate

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    AC 220 - 240, 50/60Hz * 4
    Power consumption Approx. 190W

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    Still not N wireless technology?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ixion View Post
    Official Specs:


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    LPCM 7.1ch, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD, AAC.

    Memory

    256MB XDR Main RAM, 256MB GDDR3 VRAM

    Storage size

    CECH-4000A: 12GB Flash Memory
    CECH-4000B: 500GB HDD * 1

    Inputs / Outputs

    2 Hi-Speed ​​USB (USB 2.0)

    Networking

    Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T) x 1 IEEE 802.11 b / g
    Bluetooth 2.0 (EDR)

    Controller

    Wireless Controller (Bluetooth )
    AV output

    Resolution

    1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i (for PAL 576p, 576i)

    HDMI OUT connector

    1

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    1

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    1

    Format

    BD / DVD / CD drive (read only)

    Maximum read rate

    BD 2 (BD-ROM)
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    CD 24 (CD-ROM)

    Power

    AC 220 - 240, 50/60Hz * 4
    Power consumption Approx. 190W

    External dimensions (excluding maximum projecting part)

    Approx. 290 60 230 mm (width height length)

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    lol, A 10w reduction.

    Quote Originally Posted by keefy View Post
    Still not N wireless technology?
    Why would sony spend more money on an improvement when they can get away with using outdated tech.

    It's all about the cost savings.

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    Plasticy is Plastic Should have made it out of titanium and glass

    Hope my slim doesn't decide to kick the can ANY time soon. Also feel like they could have stuck with the same HDD sizes they have now and up the wireless to N, and up the BD drive speed. But what can you do? Still regret not having the original beast


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