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Sunday, November 06, 2011

PlayStation 3 Buying Guide: Expected Price upon Release

By Sam Michael

Gaming consoles offer hours of great quality entertainment for everyone in the world. This is why many people are now purchasing these gaming consoles as an addition to their home entertainment systems. They purchase gaming console systems because it provides great entertainment for the whole family and also for guests.

Just imagine a gaming console with a wide library of popular games with realistic graphics and sound that will virtually take you in the game and make you feel as if you are the character and not just playing the game itself. If you played a PlayStation before, you know how entertaining it is and you also know what kind of benefits that PlayStation gaming consoles can contribute to your home entertainment systems.

The PlayStation 2 was a worldwide success that upon its release, it was flying out of PlayStation 2 gaming console retail outlet shelves. Even before the release, many people were preordering or making reservations for their very own PlayStation 2 online and also on retail outlets around the world. Because this gaming console is much awaited, you have to preorder in order for you to secure owning a PlayStation 2 before it is even officially released in the market. By preordering, you will be among the first ones to own a PlayStation 2.

Although the sleek design of the PlayStation 3 is purely for aesthetics purposes, you can never deny the fact that the outer shell design will look good with your home entertainment system. PlayStation 3 also has Bluetooth wireless controllers that you can use for maximum comfort and enjoyment while you play the game.

However, before you buy, or before you preorder, you have to know the price of a PlayStation 3 unit first in order for you to know if you can afford it. You also have to know the benefits it can give you in order to know if you will definitely get what you will pay for.

PlayStation 3 is a highly advanced gaming machine that is integrated with the best graphics chip, and also the best processor. PlayStation 3 also has an HDMI port for you to enjoy playing games on High Definition TV. This particular gaming console is also equipped with upgradeable hard drive, flash card reader, and Wi-Fi. Another great thing about PlayStation 3 is that it is also integrated with the Blu-ray drive and it also has the backwards compatibility feature that will allow you to play with your old PlayStation and PlayStation 2 games in your PlayStation 3 game console.

The Blu-ray drive is an advanced disc format that will be able to hold data five times more than that of a DVD. The Blu-ray drive will be able to play various disc media formats like your old PlayStation and PlayStation 2 games, your audio CDs, your DVDs and others. This means that you will be getting more aside from a game console. The PlayStation 3 will be able to play your DVD movies and it will also be able to play your audio CDs.

If you want to upgrade in your own pace, the basic configuration is the right PlayStation 3 configuration for you. However, if you want maximum gaming quality and uses most of the PlayStation 3 features, the premium configuration is the right one for you.

The basic configuration will cost US$499 and the premium configuration will cost US$599 in the United States. So, if you want your own PlayStation 3 as soon as it is officially released, you should consider preordering now.

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