New Splash Blue and Scarlet Red PS3 Systems Announced

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Sony has unveiled the designs for two new models of the PlayStation 3: Splash Blue and Scarlet Red. The blue design is shown above, for an image of the red design click the hyperlink in the previous sentence, or down below in the press release. Each new design will come with all requisite cords and a Dualshock 3 controller of matching color and design. According to the press release, it will release in Japan on November 17th for 29,980 yen (or roughly $390.) These new models will be releasing with 320GB hard drives, according to the release. The rest of the text from the press release can be found below. Let us know what you think of these new colors in the comments section!

The new “Splash Blue” PS3 system comes in a fresh metallic blue color that resembles a splashing water or the ocean while the “Scarlet Red” PS3 comes in a vibrant metallic red color that resembles a glaring sun or a flame. Matching perfectly with the PS3 system, DUALSHOCK®3 Wireless Controller included in the bundle will also come in these special colors.

PlayStation®3 “Splash Blue”/“Scarlet Red”

Product name: PlayStation®3

Product code: CECH-3000B SB/ CECH-3000B SR

Release date: November 17, 2011

Recommended retail price: 29,980 yen (including tax)


  • PlayStation®3× 1, hard disk drive capacity 320GB
  • DUALSHOCK®3 Wireless Controller × 1
  • Power cord × 1
  • AV cable × 1
  • USB cable ×1

*This system does not support playback of PlayStation®2 games.


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