Sony Announces New PSX Models For Japan

“New versions of both the 160Gb and 250Gb models of the hardware will be shipped, labelled as DESR-5500 and DESR-7500 respectively, and will be functionally identical aside from the drive sizes and the lack of satellite tuner and ghost reduction systems in the low-end model.

The changes to the hardware in this upgrade are minimal, with the main additions being a pass-through for antenna signals – which was considered to be a glaring omission of the original systems – and an updated DVD burner which will support DVD+R media.”

This sort of caught us by surprise since we recently posted that PSX sales have been worse than expected. Its noce to see that Sony is not giving up yet.

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