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Old 05-09-2006, 10:52 AM   #6
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To wrap things up, Sony also announced the PS3 will come in two different configurations, similar to the XBOX 360 approach. One version will come with a 20GB hard drive and cost $499. The 60GB hard drive version will cost $599. Both models will ship November 17 in the US. In Canada, the two models will ship for 549 CND and 649 CND on the same date, respectively. Sony anticipates shipping 2 million units at release, but there seems to be some discrepancy between the March 31, 2007 unit predictions: the graph claims 7 million units total yet the Sony representatives claimed only 6 million.

http://www.dailytech.com/article.aspx?newsid=2204

Just like the Xbox 360, it looks like if you are 'cheap' and go for the smaller version, a lot of features will be cut.
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