Sony to Update 80GB PS3 to 120GB and Release a Slim PS3 by Fall 2008

Submitted by lalit on February 4, 2008 - 7:40pm.

Sales of PS3 have been on rise since the price cut in November 2007 and now the sales will rise even more since Blu-ray is emerging winner in the HD format war. Plus Sony is doing everything in its power to keep the PS3 interesting. Engadget has reported that GameStop has practically confirmed the new PS3 SKU; the 80GB console will be replaced with a 120GB console with Dual Shock 3 controller. T3 has posted a rumor that Sony will release an all-new PS3 that is slimmer and lighter. According to T3 the specs will remain same as the present machine but will have a bigger Hard-drive (160GB). It is believed that we will see this new PS3 by fall.