September 22, 2004
Sony has revealed
an all new PS2 model, and it's definitely a looker. The unit
is much smaller than the original. Internal volume has been
reduced by 75%, the weight has been cut in half, and its overall
thickness is 2.8cm (5cm less than the current model).
The biggest change however is that the Ethernet and modem ports are
now integrated, eliminating the need for the network adapter.
This is not a surprise, given the recent PS2/adapter bundle and
Sony's online push. Unfortunately, this model will NOT
be compatible with the HDD.
The new unit is
expected to ship on October 14th. It'll still retail for
By: Jared Black