The new version of PlayStation 3 will soon arrive in Japanese market. It’ll cost ¥39,980 (£227), including a copy of GT5 Prologue Spec III and a single wireless DualShock 3 controller. A ¥44,980 (£257) bundle will also be available, coming with the game Little Big Planet and two DualShocks.
Sony Computer Entertainment of America chief executive Jack Tretton this month said PS3 and its portable cousin, the PSP, are selling faster than expected and are poised to meet full-year sales targets even if the current economic crisis hurts holiday demand.
80 GB PS3 console is already available in Europe and North American market.