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The first thing of note is how reflective it is. The PS3 surface is mirror-like in its reflectiveness, allowing you to enjoy your own beauty/ugliness every time you turn it on. The second thing you will notice is how massive it is. One wonders how heavy this beauty is going to be. I also have to draw your attention to how similar the console looks to the George Foreman grill. Whether we will be able to cook our steaks whilst playing Gran Turismo is currently unclear.

The controller looks exactly as it has for lord knows how long, minus a wire. The IGN boys were given a few games to play - Lair, Genji Days of the Blade, Motorstorm and Resistance Fall of Man – and it will be interesting to see over the next few weeks how well the PS3 is received by the gaming press.


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how come that componet video wire (connector) looks just like the one from ps2 and from ps1. So really all they did was redesign a console and add a bit here and there. And they are having oh so many problems with that??
    
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Do I see blank Blu-Ray disks in there? Nice little scam to get people to buy their $750 Blu-Ray burner drive
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Man that's a huge box
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That thing is like the size of a mid-tower case, goodness gracious, and people ripped the original xbox for being to big.
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I like how they are still using the same controller design from 1996.[/sarcasm]
    
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Gotta love that 10 year old controller, Just wait until the Playstation 23, we will still be using the dual shock, even though other systems have moved on to holographic and mind controlls.
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Lol, thats funny Verbatim BD-ROM discs.

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Originally Posted by atomicfission92
how come that componet video wire (connector) looks just like the one from ps2 and from ps1. So really all they did was redesign a console and add a bit here and there. And they are having oh so many problems with that??
It's whats on the inside that matters. It also is what has been giving them problems.
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Gotta love that 10 year old controller, Just wait until the Playstation 23, we will still be using the dual shock, even though other systems have moved on to holographic and mind controlls.
***** good one
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how come that componet video wire (connector) looks just like the one from ps2 and from ps1. So really all they did was redesign a console and add a bit here and there. And they are having oh so many problems with that??
Cause Sony wants you to pay another $50 for an HDMI or component cable that costs like $2.50 to manufacture.
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