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PS3 price to drop at christmas

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Sony Group Chairman and CEO Howard Stringer has appeared to confirm that the PlayStation 3 will undergo a price cut before the Christmas gift buying season this year, indicating that the company is currently looking at ways to drop the price without incurring undue extra losses.
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post #2 of 24
nice...

But i still will not pay more than 300 bucks for one...

I'd also like to see an option out that would let the user select their own hard drive... Sell the system without an hard drive option...
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It'll be interesting to see how much Sony will drop the price. By December I'd think production costs for Blu-Ray parts will have dropped a decent amount.
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i'd buy it if it's $300
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you can upgrade the hard drive to any you want as along as its a 2.5 inch sata
post #6 of 24
I don't wana wait until christmas

O' well, suppose i have to. But if MSG4 comes out before christmas i may be forced to forget about the price drop
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I want to buy the thing without being forced to buy the hdd...

I have a lot of drives laying around and i don't want to buy another one if i were to pick up a PS3...
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nice...

But i still will not pay more than 300 bucks for one...

I'd also like to see an option out that would let the user select their own hard drive... Sell the system without an hard drive option...
First of all selling it at that price would be suicide, and secondly that isn't possible since all game require the hdd but you can always put any hdd you want in it after buying it.......
post #9 of 24
A 400-500 range would definitely work.
It would in be in favor of the PS3 since the Elite is has a similar pricing, people are going to pick the obvious choice. (The PS3 dirr...)
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post #10 of 24
i'm guessing that the price might be the same as Wii as PS3 and xbox 360 are losing out to Wii
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