1. Hiatus
2. RIP, Satoru Iwata
3. Let there be Robot Battles
4. Regarding pixel art!
5. 16-bit Star Wars
6. Goodbye, Spock.
7. James Randi Retires
8. More Star Wars on GOG
9. gives you DOS Games
10. Ralph Baer, RIP.
1. Quickie: Impressions June 2014
2. Quickie: Penny Arcade Episode 3
3. Quickie: The Amazing Spider-Man
4. Quickie: Transformers: Fall of Cybertron
5. Quickie: Prototype 2
6. Quickie: Microsoft Kinect
7. Quickie: X-Men Destiny
8. Spider-Man: Edge of Time
9. Quickie: Transformers Dark of the Moon
10. Quickie: Borderlands GOTY
1. Musings 45: Penny Arcade and The Gripping Hand
2. Movie Review: Pacific Rim
3. Movie Review: Wreck-It Ralph
4. Glide Wrapper Repository
5. Movie Review: Winnie The Pooh
6. Musings 44: PC Gaming? Maybe it's on Life Support
7. Video Games Live 2009
8. Movie Review: District 9
9. Musings: Stardock, DRM, and Gamers' Rights
10. Musings: How DRM Hurts PC Gaming
Main Menu

X-bit labs
The Tech Zone
Twin Galaxies


 Log in Problems?
 New User? Sign Up!

 Jun 16, 2004 - 04:16 PM - by Michael
* Sony's new PSX shipping July 1st

Printer-friendly page Print this story   Email this to a friend
Apparently, over in Japan, the new PSX model - Playstation2/DVR hybrids - will be shipping to retail as of July 1st.

Apparently, they've changed the GUI, added a satellite TV tuner, improved the broadcast TV tuner, and... not much else. Oh, but they're offering them (limited edition) in silver instead of white.

Europe sees them by the end of the year, America... who the heck knows?

Personally, I can't quite see the point - if you want a DVR, why not get a standalone DVR? I know the Japanese are space-conscious, which could explain some of it, but for those of us who aren't, a modular setup is usually far superior. That way, if the PS2 busts, we don't have to worry about being DVR-less at the same time.

Home :: Share Your Story
Site contents copyright Glide Underground.
Want to syndicate our news? Hook in to our RSS Feed.