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Before Kaz Hirai or any other Sony officials announced the actual price of the recently renamed PlayStation Vita, the company's PR wing tipped us off to the price and release date: PlayStation Vita will launch worldwide "by the end of 2011," and will arrive in two models starting at $249. SCE detailed the two separate PSV models as a 3G/Wi-Fi version running $299/€299/Â¥29,980, and a Wi-Fi-only model for $249/ €249/Â¥24,980.
http://www.joystiq.com/2011/06/06/pl...1-starting-at/

Sony to Nintendo: It's on.
Edited by OmegaNemesis28 - 6/6/11 at 6:40pm
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$249 for Wifi? Steal.

Aside from the name, it's awesome.
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srs?

Ill still wait for the revision
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I already knew about the price of the NGP (don't call it Vita) shortly after it was announced. The WiFi version is a great deal, WiFi +3G not so much (especially paying monthly fees with AT&T). No 4G?
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I already knew about the price of the NGP (don't call it Vita) shortly after it was announced. The WiFi version is a great deal, WiFi +3G not so much (especially paying monthly fees with AT&T). No 4G?
No one said you pay fees with AT&T yet. It's possible you don't have to or at least a reduced price plan because I cant see a hand held taking up too much bandwidth.
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post #6 of 45
Price: pretty darn goood
Name: why? Seriously Japan, maybe you think it sounds cool in English, but it doesn't.
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No one said you pay fees with AT&T yet. It's possible you don't have to.
I sure hope not. Paying with monthly fees is already a huge burden when it comes to everything else that has monthly fees like MMORPGs, cell phone plans, and more.
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post #8 of 45
Vita...wth.
Sounds like Vita-coco....
For 250, it seems like a great deal.
    
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DDoesnt that mean it will be cheaper to import them from europe since both the USD and that weird E currency are at 299, but the E is worth more than 1 USD?
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Loving the price expected it to be at least $300 for the wifi version i'll be getting the 3G version.
I hate the name I'm gonna shave it off when I buy mine -o-
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