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 Aug 29, 2006 - 12:00 PM - by Michael
* Will you buy PS3 at launch?

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Playstation2/Sony
Sony just got kicked in the balls: Penny Arcade's Gabe and Tycho are not going to buy at launch.

And even worse: the performance of the machine is once again being downgraded.

We can't tell you why the GPU lost nearly 10% of it's clock, it could be an NVidia screwup, or it could be Sony/Cell. Either way, it just became much less of an overwhelming value, but you get a DRM infected drive for 'free' either way.
I'm leaning toward the Gabe/Tycho approach myself - unless the PS3 has some amazingly mind-blowing great game, they need to lose about $300 off the premium unit's price tag before I want to open my wallet.
 

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