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Sony Playstation 3 Original

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8265 reviews of Sony Playstation 3 Original. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and design. The portability and usability also get good views.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the Sony Playstation 3 Original is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Playstation 3 Original

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1816 user reviews of Sony Playstation 3 Original from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the size and reliability. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative comments about the portability.

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88% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony PlayStation 3 Console (60GB Premium Version)Sony PlayStation 3 Console (60GB Premium Version)

Jan, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony Playstation 3 Original

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1273 user reviews of Sony Playstation 3 Original from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Amazon.com. Comments about the design and reliability are overall positive. The usability and price also get good reviews.

portability, price, usability, reliability, design

92% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: PlayStation 3 120 GBPlayStation 3 120 GB

Jan, 2019

Expert review by : Scott Bartley (pcworld.co.nz)

Sony Playstation 3

 

Game console It took a while, but Sony finally shoved their highly sought-after next-generation gaming console out the door. We may have had to wait a little longer than other territories, but in a world filled with internet-connected consoles and...

Jul, 2007

Consumer review (reviewitnz.co.nz)

PS3

 

The PS3 remains the top console spec and game wise available. There are many pros and cons comparing this to the 360. The overall specs and the exclusive games for the PS3 are better in my view, but the 360s online capabilities far exceed what sony...

Oct, 2003

Consumer review (reviewitnz.co.nz)

PS3

 

This is probably the best looking console on the market and looks great next to or below a sleek lcd or plasma. I went with the PS3 as I've been a playstation guy growing up. The controllers are pretty much the same and it will feel at home in your...

Oct, 2002

Product Specifications

Battery

Number of Batteries Supported:2

Buttons

Input type:press buttons

Colour

Colour of product:Black

Design

Brand compatibility:Sony
Colour of product:Beige / Black / Blue / Red / White
Compatibility:PlayStation 3
Interface:RF Wireless
Remote control proper use:Game console / Game console, Home cinema system, TV

Display

3D: Yes
Built-in Display:N / No
Display diagonal:59.7
HD type: No

Ergonomics

Cable lock slot:N
LED indicators: Yes
Power LED: Yes

Features

Developer:Guerrilla / Zipper Interactive
ESRB Rating:M (Mature)
Game edition:Basic
Genre :Shooter
Language version:ESP / ITA
Multiplayer mode: Yes
Multiplayer mode type:Online
PEGI Rating:16 / 18
Platform:PlayStation 3
Publisher:SCEE
Release Date:29/01/2010
Release date (DD/MM/YYYY):29/01/2010

Input Device

Analog thumbsticks:Y
Device Type:Gamepad
Gaming control function keys:D-pad, Select, Start
Gaming control technology:Analogue / Digital
Gaming platforms supported:PlayStation 3
Reflex vibration:Y
Shoulder buttons:Y

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC / AAC, LPCM
Built-in Camera: Yes
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p / 1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 960p / 1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 720p / 1080i, 1080p, 480i, 576i, 576p, 720p / 1080i, 1080p, 576i, 576p, 720p / 1080i, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p / 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
TV tuner integrated: No

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0 / 2.0+EDR / 2.1+EDR
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100 / 10,100,1000
Networking standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3U / IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3U, IEEE 802.3ab
Wi-Fi:No / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11ac, 802.11b / 802.11b, 802.11g / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Other features

Compatibility:PlayStation 3
Energy Star certified: Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI: Yes
I/O ports:HDMI out x 1; AV Multi out x 1; Digital out (optical) x 1, RJ-45 x 1
Power requirements:100 - 240V / 220 - 240V, 50/60Hz
Weight:3

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Cables included:AC, AV, USB
Game controllers included:Gamepad / Motion controller
Games included:1 / 2 / Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag / Assassins Creed III / Batman Arkham Origins / Beyond: Two Souls + The Last Of Us / Destiny / Gran Turismo 6, Sports Champions 2 / Gran Turismo 6, The Last of Us / Grand Theft Auto V / Little Big Planet 3 / Sports Champions 2/Gran Turismo 5 / Watch Dogs
Manual: Yes
Number of gamepads included:1 / 2
User guide:Y / Yes
Video game included:No / Yes

Performance

Built-in processor:IBM Cell Broadband Engine / RSX
Graphics adapter memory type:DDR3 / GDDR3
Graphics processor:RSX
Internal Memory:256
Internal memory type:DDR3 / XDR
Number of controllers supported (max):4
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35
Platform:PlayStation 3
Processor Model:IBM Cell Broadband Engine / RSX
Video memory:256

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Connectivity Technology:Wired / Wireless
DC-in jack: Yes
Device interface:Bluetooth
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2 / 4
Video Out:1 / AV / Yes

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:200-240 / 220-240 / 250
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power consumption (typical):190 / 250
Power Supply:190 / 250

Storage

Built-In Hard Drive: Yes
Built-in memory capacity:12
Built-In Optical Drive: Yes
Card reader integrated:No / Yes
Compatible memory cards:CF, Memory Stick (MS), MMC, SD / CF, MS Duo, MS PRO, Memory Stick (MS), SD
Hard Drive Capacity:120 / 160 / 320 / 40 / 500 / 60 / 80
Hard Drive Interface:SATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Internal storage capacity:12 / 120 / 160 / 320 / 40 / 500 / 60 / 80
Optical Drive Type:Blu-ray / Blu-Ray/DVD
Storage Media:HDD

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black
Compatibility:PlayStation 3 / PS3 20GB\nPS3 40GB\nPS3 60GB\nPS3 80GB CECHE01\nPS3 120GB\nPS3 160GB\nPS3 250GB\nPS3 320GB
Dimensions (WxDxH):290 x 230 x 60
Dimensions (WxHxD):
Number of products included:1
Platform:PlayStation 3
Quantity:1

Thin Client

Thin client installed: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:23 / 29
Height :6 / 6.5
Weight:2.1 / 3 / 3.2 / 5
Width:2.9 / 29