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The new version of the PlayStation 3 Slim was launched at Tokyo Game Show event which is being held in Japan. The form looks pretty good.
PS3 Slim is 20% smaller in size than the previous Slim version and 50% more petite than usual PlayStation 3. Apparently, Sony wants to take advantage of year-end shopping season by presenting a new version of the PlayStation.
There are two versions to be sold. In the United States, the 250 GB version priced at USD 269 with a bonus game Uncharted 3. Then the 500 GB version priced at USD 299 by bundling the game Assassin Creed 3.
The slim version of the PlayStation 3 will be available in two colors, namely charcoal black and classic white.
Orbis will be equipped with a type of detector is embedded into the console, where the detector will prevent a game that was played on another console to play.
To be able to get a new game, users are required to buy it in the form of Blu-ray disc or download it directly via the PlayStation Network. And since Orbis has been equipped with anti-exchange game system, if users choose to buy the game in the form of Blu-ray, then the game will be locked on one PlayStation accounts only, so it is not possible to exchange games with other users.
In addition, Sony also will not provide a way to play PlayStation3 games on the new PlayStation, so all games can be played on Orbis console is a new game that is purchased or downloaded through the PSN network.
Valve claims that Steam Box would be a serious competitor for Microsoft’s Xbox since their game console has been provided with the latest hardware.
Valve Steam Box game console powered with CPU Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB of RAM memory, and graphics technology from NVIDIA. Unfortunately not known when the launching of this Steam Box console.
Valve is currently rumored to be pursuing a strategy that puts their console to open gaming universe which is open opportunities for external parties to develop the Steam Box game console.
The new iPod video was one particular of the most surprising goods of 2006, due to the reality that iPods didn’t consist of the video function, because the launching of the 5th generation of iPods in 2005.
Nonetheless, the all-natural comparison the clients (and not only) produced was the one particular among the play station transportable, also recognized as the PSP and the new model of the iPod series. PSP is essentially a handheld game console which was created by the business Sony Pc Entertainment, back in 2004. The public’s reactions to this new gadget which was rather various than nearly every thing on the marketplace was good, due to the truth that the little gadget permitted buyers to play popular games, and, at the very same time, watch clips. For the price, buyers will not have a problem to buy it, especially when there is easy cash.
Comparing the batteries of these 2 devices or, greater mentioned, the life of the batteries, it is a truth that the PSP gadget lasted considerably longer than the iPod. Even though playing a film, the battery of the iPod dies soon after practically 2 hours and a half, Though the PSP battery lasts up to far more than 7 hours, which is a massive plus.
Comparing the audio good quality, it ought to be mentioned the reality that the two the devices present a good audio excellent; Nevertheless, the iPod video turned out to give a slightly clearer sound than the play station transportable. More >
As the successor of the PlayStation Portable (PSP), Vita does have a variety of advanced features. One was the ability to communicate with the PlayStation (PS) 3.
Yes, Vita will be used as a controller for the PS3 complete with several attractive features such as gyroscopic and touchamatic.
“PS3 can send data to the Vita and Vita can display it. You can also use as a gyroscopic control system on the PS3,” said Phil Rogers, Sony Europe R&D manager.
In addition, the presence of Vita will also be immersed a number of features and services in the PlayStation Network.
“We also have the Remote Play feature, which seems very suitable for use in Vita,” added Rogers.
Remote Play is a technology that makes the Vita capable of performing video encoding in real time from the Ps3. In addition to this, Vita is also rumored to have had 1MB of data storage that is placed on Sony’s servers; this data can also be used on the PS3.
“You can save a check point of the PS3 game, and then proceeded to play through the Vita,” said Rogers.