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So my friend got a PS3 his mom bought him and a few days ago and he invited me over to play with him. When I first saw the PS3 sitting in his room, the first thought that came into my mind was, "Wow, thats huge compard to my Wii." We played Resistance: Fall of Man for about an hour until I got bored of it and I thought to myself I gotta get me one of these.

Does anybody know when the second revision for the PS3 is coming out? I want a more slimmed down version of the PS3.
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I absolutely love mine


Thing is, not many people like it now because there really aren't any great games for it other than resistance.

In time, the price will decrease to a reasonable amount (afterall, it IS a media player) and new games will come out. PS3 home will be out.
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So my friend got a PS3 his mom bought him and a few days ago and he invited me over to play with him. When I first saw the PS3 sitting in his room, the first thought that came into my mind was, "Wow, thats huge compard to my Wii." We played Resistance: Fall of Man for about an hour until I got bored of it and I thought to myself I gotta get me one of these.
You got bored after an hour and then you want one???



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Well I want one because the PS3 offers something the Wii doesn't which is graphics and some of my fav games. Plus its the cheapest Bluray dvd player.

I really want to play MGS4, Resident Evil 5, Final Fantasy, Tekken 5, & Gran Turismo HD or 5? I never get bored of Tekken, my friends and I can play for hours.
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Well I want one because the PS3 offers something the Wii doesn't which is graphics and some of my fav games. Plus its the cheapest Bluray dvd player.

I really want to play MGS4, Resident Evil 5, Final Fantasy, Tekken 5, & Gran Turismo HD or 5? I never get bored of Tekken, my friends and I can play for hours.
I understand
It's an awesome machine, and you'll have fun! Don't forget to fold when you get it


But to the bold part... nope:
http://www.sparco.com/cgi-bin/wfind2?spn=DH157724

And if you have a computer:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...k=&srchInDesc=
    
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PS3 is great. Not the cheapest Blu Ray player, either.

And Blu Ray drivers are crazy expensive, so I could see justifying a PS3 purchase with the Blu Ray player built-in.

Needs more games and another price drop, but I'd buy one right now if I HAD to have Blu Ray.
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Hmm if I'm going to spend that much why not get a PS3? It plays Blu-rAy DVDs and my fav games. Plus I'm going to give away or sell this computer once I get my laptop so, that Blu-RAy DVD player on Newegg is outta the question.
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Hmm if I'm going to spend that much why not get a PS3? It plays Blu-rAy DVDs and my fav games. Plus I'm going to give away or sell this computer once I get my laptop so, that Blu-RAy DVD player on Newegg is outta the question.
I understand... not to worry. In that sense it's worth the money

Why a laptop??? not again the story of going to college, etc?

How much you plan to spend on a lappy?
    
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I love mine.
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the slim consoles usually come out after like 5 years. Don't wait for it...*****
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