Red Sony PS3 UK release date set for May 4th

Vibrantly hued Sony PlayStation 3 console to hit the UK later this month with a £250 price tag

Sony is to expand its range of PlayStation consoles confirming it will launch a red PS3 console in the UK on May 4th whilst fans wait for the PS4

Whilst the gaming world looks ahead to the long awaited PS4 release date, Sony has confirmed that it will launch the formerly Japan exclusive red PS3 console in the UK in the coming weeks.

Having previous been made available in Sony’s native Japan, the Xbox 360 rival has announced it is to introduce the red PS3 console to British markets later this month with the vibrantly hued gamer to be paired with a similarly coloured controller.

Red Sony PlayStation 3 Release Date and Price

Set to hit UK stores later this month the red Sony PS3 console UK release date has been pencilled in for May 4th with the console to launch boasting a 320GB internal hard disk drive and a £250 price tag.

Those looking to pick up the red PS3 whilst saving a bit of cash will be able to bag themselves the newly hued device for just £240 through online retailer Play from May 4th onwards.

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Via: CVG