Dienstag, 23. Oktober 2007

Which PS3 to Buy?

Here is a simplified chart of the differences between each of the (4) PlayStation 3 models.

USB 2.0 Ports Memory Card Slots Wireless Capability PS2 Game Compatibility
60 gb $499
4x Yes Yes Full
80 gb $499
4x Yes Yes Partial
40 gb $399
2x No Yes No
20 gb
4x No No Full

Here's a complicated one by wired.com.
which ps3 to buy

Each of the (4) ps3 models share the following capabilities:
  • CPU
    • Cell Broadband Engine
  • GPU
    • RSX
  • Memory
    • 256MB XDR Main RAM 256MB GDDR3 VRAM
  • HDD
    • 2.5" Serial ATA (User Replaceable)
  • Communication
    • Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T
      Bluetooth 2.0 (EDR)
      Wireless Controller Bluetooth (up to 7)
  • AV Output
    • Screen size: 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
      HDMI**: HDMI out - (x1 / HDMI)
      Analog: AV MULTI OUT x 1
      Digital audio: DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL) x 1
      Blu-ray/DVD/CD DRIVE "read only"
We believe that the $499 60gb ps3 is still the best available.


[Source: Sony PS3 Modding - Homebrew, Upgrades, Mods, and Hacks]