110°
Submitted by GraphicX 603d ago | news

Blue & Red PS3 Slims to come to Australia

I know, you're all awaiting news on the new console & this isn't it. Hell, not only isn't it the news you've been waiting for, but it's news you probably couldn't care less about. But it's news so here tis;

Sony have officially announced that Australia will be receiving coloured PS3 slims as per other countries such as the UK. They'll be on sale at 'select stockists' from 21st February 2013. (PS3, Sony)

Credit url: au.playstation.com
DarkBlood  +   603d ago
damn it sony stop avoiding canada lol i want that red super slim :P
GraphicX  +   603d ago
i think new zealand might be in the same boat, no special ps3 for them yet.
Karpetburnz  +   603d ago
damn it! New Zealand should get the same stuff Australia gets? cause I was thinking about getting another PS3 for a birthday present.
Sammo24  +   603d ago
A quick search on EB games NZ website and Mighty Ape confirms that both colours will be released in NZ also. Albiet at a steep price.
MmaFan-Qc  +   603d ago
the red edition is already coming in canada, the blue isnt confirmed yet, so you have black, white and red, the choice is your.
DarkBlood  +   603d ago
really? i must of missed the news

the red ps3 will be a backup as my slim model still works since my phat one ylod, still have it though it just needs that thing to be reheated but i dont know anything about that stuff lol

hopefully the ps3 prices drop i may get a few for retro collection backup sake
Red_Orange_Juice  +   603d ago
I like red better, although I just got regular Slim in silver, it's awesome!
Donnieboi  +   603d ago
Dude can u send me a link as to wear I can get the original slim in silver? I seen a pic of it online and sweet sassy molassy, that thang is sexy!
MultiConsoleGamer  +   603d ago
If you pick the red console you see how deep the rabbit hole goes...
I_live_4_fun  +   603d ago
I would get a blue one if I ever needed a new PS3 :)
Axe99  +   603d ago
I deffo like that blue :).
GraphicX  +   603d ago
interesting that these new coloured consoles launch only hours after the big playstation announcement slated for february 20th. leaves me wondering what the ps3 marketing team was thinking if they're announcing a ps4, then launching a new variation of the ps3. seems counter productive imo.
I_live_4_fun  +   603d ago
It could be that Sony is showing they will still strongly support the PS3 even if official details of the PS4 are announced on February 20th. I'm sure Sony will still want people to buy the PS3 even (or especially) if the rumours/speculations that the PS4 will be released later this year or some time next year are true.
Bathyj  +   603d ago
Im hoping the news of the PS4 with come with the news of an immediate PS3 price drop. Everyone will be in such a good mood, it would be the ideal time to spur sales, instead of slowing them.
tachy0n  +   603d ago
¡¡buoן os sıɥʇ ɹoɟ buıʇıɐʍ uǝǝq ǝʌ,ı ¡¡ʎɐʎ
BanBrother  +   603d ago
I already have a fat ps3 and the original slim. The blue looks very tempting, as does the red. Decisions, decisions, especially with the new consoles coming out soon. If my slim breaks it is a definite buy though for sure.
Jamiex66  +   603d ago
:)
#8 (Edited 603d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(1) | Report | Reply
Sammo24  +   603d ago
A quick look on Playasia.com. Wow! Japan get multiple colours of every model. One's I never even knew existed.
Bowzabub  +   603d ago
I wish they'd bring back the gunmetal grey ones from MGS.
Bathyj  +   603d ago
The ribbed stripes on the sliding cover would look good in Gunnmetal Grey.
Bowzabub  +   603d ago
Hopefully I'll be getting a gunmetal grey PS4 this year. ;)
Bathyj  +   603d ago
Of course the red one is faster.

Every Australian knows this.
Rhythmattic  +   603d ago
HoldOn !!!
#11.1 (Edited 603d ago ) | Agree(1) | Disagree(0) | Report | Reply
straussy240  +   602d ago
They could have made them look a bit nicer

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Purexbox - EGX 2014: New Quantum Break Presentation Reveals More Details

1m ago - During the EGX event in London between September 25th-28th, Pure Xbox attended a Quantum Break pr... | Xbox One

The Troubled Love Story Between Nintendo And Asia

2m ago - In 1979, then-Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi thought of building a subsidiary in Southeast A... | Wii U
20°

Until Dawn Hands-on Preview | GodisaGeek

14m ago - Robin Parker: "Until Dawn is promising, then, but the true measure of its success will be how muc... | PS4
20°

Mikami talks female characters in video games, says he disliked Rebecca Chambers

16m ago - The Evil Within and Resident Evil creator talks about his vision of women in video games. | Industry
Ad

Hyrule Warriors (Wii U) Review

Now - Ken taps the same button over and over in Hyrule and loves it. | Promoted post
20°

Stronghold Crusader II Review | High Score Reviews

25m ago - There is no game that handles medieval castle simulation tied in with intriguing real time strate... | PC