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Sony Playstation 3 - PS3 Images

The images of the Sony PS3 are categorized and show the console, joystick controllers and accessories. You will also find detailed close-ups of the ports and connections available on the PS3.

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Sony Playstation 3 Box

Sony Playstation 3 box Front view of the Sony Playstation 3 box. The console was first officially announced at the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2005 and was released at the end of 2006.
Sony Playstation 3 box Front view of the Sony Playstation 3 box. It was the first console to use Blu-ray Discs for storage. This is no surprise since Sony was the first to unveil a Blu-ray prototype and now sells the players. This makes it more cost effective to deliver games on the Blu-Ray format.
Sony Playstation 3 box Front view of the Sony Playstation 3 box - Uncharted 3 bundle. The Blu-Ray format superseded DVD, but was initially challenged by Toshiba's DVD HD format. For a brief time retailers stocked DVD, Blu-Ray, and DVD HD formats of each title. Crazy days... Blu-Ray became the accepted format to follow DVD in 2008.
Sony Playstation 3 box Front view of the Sony Playstation 3 box - Uncharted 3 bundle. Although they can hold more data than previous digital discs, Blue-ray discs are the same size as DVDs and CDs. The Blue-Ray format is also used to store PS4 games.

Sony Playstation 3 Game Console

Sony Playstation 3 game console Front view of the Sony Playstation 3 game console. The PS3 launched in North America with 14 titles.
Sony Playstation 3 game console
Sony Playstation 3 game console The Sony Playstation 3 game console standing up on end in it's upright configuration. The PS3 features a slot-loading 2x speed Blu-ray Disc drive for games, Blu-ray movies, DVDs, and CDs. It was originally available with hard drives of 20 and 60 GB
Sony Playstation 3 game console Right view of the Sony Playstation 3 game console. Sony has included the ability for the operating system, referred to as System Software, to be updated.
Sony Playstation 3 game console
Sony Playstation 3 game console Left view of the Sony Playstation 3 game console. The original PS3 had the ability to install other operating systems,like Linux. This was not available in the newer slim models and was removed from all older PS3s in April 2010.
Sony Playstation 3 game console
Sony Playstation 3 game console Rear view of the Sony Playstation 3 game console showing the connection and power ports.
Sony Playstation 3 game console
Sony Playstation 3 game console Bottom of the Sony Playstation 3 game console.
Sony Playstation 3 game console The Sony Playstation 3 game console showing a disc in the slot.

Sony Playstation 3 Controllers

Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Sony Playstation 3's controllers are wireless, but not in the traditional sense. They are not hardwired to their cables, they have USB ports that allow connection via USB. Handy if the cable goes bad, but the controller is sill functional.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Sony Playstation 3's controller.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Left side view of the Sony Playstation 3's controller.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Left sSide view of the Sony Playstation 3's controller.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Side view of the Sony Playstation 3's controller.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Side view of the Sony Playstation 3's controller.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Right side view of the Sony Playstation 3's controller.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Front view of the Sony Playstation 3's controller showing the connection port for the USB cable.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers Comparison of the Sony Playstation 2 & 3's controller.
Sony Playstation 3 game console controllers The Sony Playstation 3's controller cable (USB)

Sony Playstation 3 Ports & Connections

Sony Playstation 3 game console disc slot and eject & power buttons Close up of the PS3 game disc slot on the front of the console as well as the eject and power buttons.
Sony Playstation 3 game console USB ports USB ports, located on the front left side, for the controllers and other USB devices.
Sony Playstation 3 game console Ethernet (LAN), HDMI ports Shown are the PS3 Ethernet (LAN) and HDMI located on the rear panel.
Sony Playstation 3 game console Digital and AV-Multi output ports Shown are the PS3 Digital and AV-Multi outputs located on the rear panel.
Sony Playstation 3 game console A/V Mulit Out and Power ports Shown are the PS3 A/V Multi Out and Power ports located on the rear panel.

Sony Playstation 3 Games

Sony Playstation 3 games

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