Sony announced a new slimmer model PS3 to be released starting September 25th at the Tokyo Game Show. The new model PS3 will come with 250 GB and 500 GB HDD and retail for $269.99 and $299.99. The 250 GB model will come bundled with UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception Game of the Year Edition and Dust 514. The 500 GB bundle will launch October 30th and include Assassin’s Creed III.
The new smaller PS3s will be 25% lighter than the current slim model and approximately 20% smaller. The new PS3 will also include a sliding disc tray. Black will be the color of choice in North America and most of the world. Japan will get a white PS3 in November.