Differences in the 80GB & 160GB PlayStation 3?

Answer Sony has tweaked the Playstation 3's capabilities with each iteration of the hardware. In 2008, the standard PS3 model had 80GB hard disk drive and retailed for $399. Two years later, Sony has sign... Read More »

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Can you play playstation 2 games on a playstation 3 160gb?

The 20 and 60 GB PlayStation 3 models include the complete PlayStation 2 Emotion Engine (EE) and can play PlayStation 2 games. As of March 2010, the production cost of including the EE in the lates... Read More »

Does a 160GB Playstation 3 play PS2 games?

An 160GB Playstation 3 will not play Playstation 2 games. The only PS3 systems that can play PS2 games are the 20GB and 60GB versions. Some 80GB PS3 systems are also partially backwards compatible.... Read More »

Is PlayStation 3 80GB backwards compatible?

Of the three types of 80 gigabyte PlayStation 3 consoles produced, only the oldest features backwards compatibility. Model number CECHE01, released in August 2007, was the last PlayStation 3 consol... Read More »

What is cheaper: a 60GB or 80GB for a PlayStation?

On One Hand: The 80GB Model is CheaperYou can find the 80-gigabyte model of the PlayStation 3 for around $300 new and even cheaper used as of March 2010, with some models reaching into the mid-$200... Read More »