PS3 160GB and 320GB models official

Beefed up hard drives and new sports bundle confirmed

Sony says new hubs will be here next month, just in time for Move.

Chatter about new PS3s packing bulkier hard drives has been kicking around for weeks. And now Sony has used the Gamescom bash in Germany to confirm two new systems.

First up, there’s a new 160GB effort which will be sold on its own, minus any games or bundled goodies. It’s due to land in October for €299, with Sony yet to hand over an UK pricing on its official blog.

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But it’s the 320GB PS3 that’s really turned heads. This new top-end effort will come with one PlayStation Move controller as part of a Sports Champions bundle and is due to hit European shelves the same days Move. That’s 15 September. It’ll cost €349, with UK pricing still to b confirmed.

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Link: PlayStation Blog