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New PlayStation 2 Details and Specs

New Japanese and North American PlayStation 2's Differ in Online Support

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New Smaller Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2)

New Smaller Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2)

New Smaller PlayStation 2 Product Outline: Japanese, North American, and U.S. New PS2 Models

New PlayStation 2: Japanese Version

  • Product Name: PlayStation 2, PS2
  • color:Charcoal Black
  • Product Code: SCPH-70000 CB
  • Release Date: November 3rd, 2004 (Wednesday)
  • Recommended Retail Price: Open Price
  • Dimensions: 230 mm (W) ×28 mm (H) ×152 mm (D, internal volume about 23% of the current model
  • Weight: Approximately 900g, *weight about 45% of the current model
  • Power requirements: DC 8.5V
  • Electrical current consumption (power consumption): Approximately 5.3A (approximately 45W)
  • Compatible format: PlayStation format CD-ROM, PlayStation 2 format CD-ROM, PlayStation 2 format DVD-ROM, Audio CD, DVD-Video*, DVD-RW (VR mode). *The term "DVD-Video" is used to refer to DVD-R, DVD-RW (Video mode), DVD+R and DVD+RW discs.
  • Interfaces: Controller Port x 2, MEMORY CARD slot x 2, USB connector x 2, NETWORK connector x 1 (100BASE-TX/10BASE-T), DC IN 8.5V connector x 1, AV MULTI OUT connector x 1, DIGITAL OUT ( OPTICAL) connector x 1
  • Included: PlayStation 2 console x 1, Analog Controller (DUALSHOCK® 2 ) x 1, AV Cable (integrated audio/video) x 1, AC Adaptor (AC power cord included) x 1
  • Product Name: Multitap (for PlayStation 2)
  • Product Code: SCPH-70120
  • Release Date: November 3rd , 2004 (Wednesday)
  • Recommended Retail Price: 3,600 yen (3,780 yen tax inclusive)
  • The Multitap for the current model cannot be used with the new model PlayStation 2 (SCPH-70000 CB), due to difference in design. The new Multitap offers the same function as the current Multitap. Product Outline (for North America/United States Models)
New PlayStation 2: North American, U.S. Versions
  • Product Name: PlayStation 2
  • Color: Charcoal Black
  • Product Code: SCPH-70011 CB (for North America), SCPH-70012 CB (for United States)
  • Release Date: November 1st , 2004 (Monday)
  • Suggested Retail Price: $149.99
  • Dimensions: Approximately 230 mm (W) ×28 mm (H) ×152 mm (D), internal volume about 23% of the current model
  • Weight: Approximately 900g, weight about 45% of the current model
  • Power requirements: DC 8.5V
  • Electrical current consumption (power consumption):Approximately 5.3A (approximately 45W)
  • Compatible format: PlayStation format CD-ROM, PlayStation 2 format CD-ROM, PlayStation 2 format DVD-ROM, Audio CD, DVD-Video*, DVD-RW (VR mode), * The term "DVD-Video" is used to refer to DVD-R, DVD-RW (Video mode), DVD+R and DVD+RW discs.
  • Interfaces: Controller Port x 2, MEMORY CARD slot x 2, USB connector x 2, NETWORK connector x 1 (100BASE-TX/10BASE-T), LINE connector x 1 (modem : RJ-11C), DC IN 8.5V connector x 1, AV MULTI OUT connector x 1, DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL ) connector x 1
  • Included: PlayStation 2 console x 1, Analog Controller (DUALSHOCK®2) x 1, AV Cable (integrated audio/video) x 1, AC Adaptor (AC power cord included) x 1, *North America and United States models (SCPH-70011/SCPH-70012) come with built-in modem port in addition to Ethernet port.
  • Separately Sold Accessories (for North America/United States Models)
  • Product Name: Vertical Stand (for PlayStation®2)
  • Product Code: SCPH-70110 UCB
  • Color: Charcoal Black
  • Release Date: November 1st, 2004 (Monday)
  • The Vertical Stand for the current model cannot be used with the new model PlayStation 2 (SCPH-70011 CB, 70012 CB), due to difference in design.
  • Product Name: Multitap (for PlayStation®2)
  • Product Code: SCPH-70120 U
  • Release Date: November 1st, 2004 (Monday)
  • The Multitap for the current model cannot be used with the new model PlayStation 2 (SCPH-70011 CB, 70012 CB), due to difference in design. The new Multitap offers the same function as the current Multitap.
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