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Sony Cuts PS3 Price by 20%

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by sKin, Sep 22, 2006.

  1. sKin

    sKin Bulls on Parade

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    Interesting... discuss :)
     
  2. NateTheGreat

    NateTheGreat Pondering Member

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    Gosh, Sony is so weird. They lower the price of the version of the PS3 that most people won't buy because it has so few features. If Sony really wanted to copy Nintendo where it hurts, they could lower the PS3 60GB version by $200-$250...but that just won't happen...for years.
     
  3. DBloke

    DBloke The last original
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    Microsoft did it with the 360 noob pack
    only a tenner thow
     
  4. Arcadium

    Arcadium Not Banned

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    But do you think this will affect nintendo? I think not, because Sony is almost lost for me...
     
  5. wolf231

    wolf231 Aka The_Toilet_of_Doom :P

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    Stop giving sony ideas :)
     
  6. DBloke

    DBloke The last original
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    no
    the wii is still cheap

    but chavs are smiling
     
  7. Wilko21

    Wilko21 Wii-kipedia

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    Why does the 60GB version have 2 hdmi ports? Isn't one enough?
     
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    To screen multi player maybe
     
  9. NeMeZyZ

    NeMeZyZ Chapter .1

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    wow now ps3 fans can buy a gallon of milk
     
  10. Sovieto

    Sovieto Banned

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    they say its to compete with wii, but its def. to compete with the 360 bundle thing since it found out that the bundle is coming out the same day ps3 is coming out, oh and its only the core 20gb correct? even though like 80% of the PS3s are gonna be the 60gb version.
     
  11. RPGMasterTurk91

    RPGMasterTurk91 Turkish RPG Master

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    it says that obviously the price cut only applies to the Japanese market...whats that supposed to mean?
     
  12. Sovieto

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    price cut is only in japan
     
  13. Dark Void

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    go japan!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I figured sony would do something like this. oh well, PSP will sufice for the time being (about a year) untill i get my ps3.
     
  14. Scream

    Scream President of NO MA'AM

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    If they did that for Americans maybe I could start to think about affording one!
     
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    I don't even think you can compare the Ps3 with the Wii. I mean where do I start... the Ps3 has a hard drive, it has HD (UP TO 1080P!!! capabilities), it has a next-gen disc drive (Blu-Ray), it has Wifi.... add up the price of that and the price of a Ps3 is more than justified. The Wii is made to be cheap, have less features, appeal to a broader crowd, and be just plain fun. But comparing the two is just plain stupid.
     
  16. MetroidZ

    MetroidZ Only took 4 years to get1

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    no because the systems are too diverse.
     
  17. King Wiired

    King Wiired HITLER ME JEZ

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    That'll be when i buy a PS3 :) [if not when I get a job :)]
     
  18. in touch with the wii

    in touch with the wii prez , you suck :p

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    well i think they are doing this for jap because that is where they get the most buys why dont they just port to japan and leave everyone alone
     

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