Singapore to Sell Latest PlayStation 3 from 29th July, Price Information Available

Singapore will be selling the latest PlayStation 3 from 29th July. It will come in charcoal black and classic white. The suggested retail price is attractive, in my opinion, at SG$499 for 160 GB and SG$529 for 320 GB.

Make Heads Turn with the New Classic White PlayStation®3!

Singapore, July 17, 2010 – Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong Limited (SCEH) today announced that there will be new models for the PlayStation®3 (PS3™) with a higher storage capacity of 160GB and 320GB Hard Disk Drive (HDD). The new PlayStation®3 (PS3™) system will be available in stores from July 29, 2010 in Singapore at a very attractive (suggested) retail price (SRP) of SG$499 and SG$529 respectively.

The new PlayStation®3 will be available in the following colours:

The 160GB PlayStation®3 System:

“Charcoal Black” (CECH-2506A)

“Classic White” (CECH-2506ALW)

The 320GB PlayStation®3 System:

“Charcoal Black” (CECH-2506B)

The new PS3 continues to offer all of the features and functions of the current models, with expanded storage hard disk drive to accommodate more games, personal photos and music, as well as entertainment content and services downloadable from PlayStation®Store.

With the PlayStation®3 160GB and 320GB models, Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong continues to expand the PS3 platform and create new boundaries for computer entertainment.

<PlayStation®3 Outline>

Product name


Hard disk drive*1



Product code

CECH-2506A (Charcoal Black)

CECH-2506ALW (Classic White)

CECH-2506B (Charcoal Black)

Recommended retail price



Release Date

July 29, 2010 (Thur)


  • PlayStation®3 system x 1
  • Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®3) x 1
  • AC power cord x 1
  • AV cable x 1
  • USB cable x 1

*1 Hard disk capacity calculated using base 10 mathematics (1 GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes). System software versions 1.10 and later calculate capacity using binary mathematics (1 GB = 1,073,741,824 bytes), which will display lower capacity and free space. A portion of hard disk capacity is reserved for system administration, which varies depending upon system software version, and is not available for use.


About Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong Limited:

SCEH continues to redefine the entertainment lifestyle with its PlayStation® and PS one® game console, the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, and the ground-breaking PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system.

* Content and specification can be changed without prior notice

* PlayStation and PSP are registered trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

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