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PS3 Announced - 1080P output!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Gaming Fun - The Other Reality' started by mwgiii, May 16, 2005.

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  1. mwgiii

    mwgiii Gaming Guru and Supporter DBSTalk Gold Club

    Jul 19, 2002
    Full Specs:

    Product name: PlayStation 3


    • Cell Processor
      PowerPC-base Core @3.2GHz
      1 VMX vector unit per core
      512KB L2 cache
      7 x SPE @3.2GHz
      7 x 128b 128 SIMD GPRs
      7 x 256KB SRAM for SPE
      * 1 of 8 SPEs reserved for redundancy
      total floating point performance: 218 GFLOPS
    • RSX @550MHz
      1.8 TFLOPS floating point performance
      Full HD (up to 1080p) x 2 channels
      Multi-way programmable parallel floating point shader pipelines
    • Dolby 5.1ch, DTS, LPCM, etc. (Cell- base processing)
    • 256MB XDR Main RAM @3.2GHz 256MB GDDR3 VRAM @700MHz
    System Bandwidth
    • Main RAM 25.6GB/s
      VRAM 22.4GB/s
      RSX 20GB/s (write) + 15GB/s (read)
      SB< 2.5GB/s (write) + 2.5GB/s (read)
    System Floating Point Performance
    • 2 TFLOPS
    • Detachable 2.5" HDD slot x 1
    • USB Front x 4, Rear x 2 (USB2.0)
      Memory Stick standard/Duo, PRO x 1
      SD standard/mini x 1
      CompactFlash (Type I, II) x 1
    • Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T) x 3 (input x 1 + output x 2)
      Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b/g
      Bluetooth 2.0 (EDR)
    • Bluetooth (up to 7)
      USB 2.0 (wired)
      Wi-Fi (PSP)
      Network (over IP)
    AV Output
    • Screen size: 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
      HDMI: HDMI out x 2
      Analog: AV MULTI OUT x 1
      Digital audio: DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL) x 1
    Disc Media
    • CD PlayStation CD-ROM, PlayStation 2 CD-ROM, CD-DA, CD-DA (ROM), CD-R, CD-RW, SACD, SACD Hybrid (CD layer), SACD HD, DualDisc, DualDisc (audio side), DualDisc (DVD side)
      DVD: PlayStation 2 DVD-ROM, PlayStation 3 DVD-ROM, DVD-Video, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW
      Blu-ray Disc: PlayStation 3 BD-ROM, BD-Video, BD-ROM, BD-R, BD-RE

    Source: http://ps3.ign.com/articles/614/614682p1.html
  2. mwgiii

    mwgiii Gaming Guru and Supporter DBSTalk Gold Club

    Jul 19, 2002
  3. BuckeyeChris

    BuckeyeChris Icon/Supporter

    Apr 20, 2004
    This thing is huge compared to the slim-line PS2. It appears that with this unit they have gone away from form and more to function.

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  4. SimpleSimon

    SimpleSimon Hall Of Fame

    Jan 15, 2004
    I'm getting REALLY old.

    TFLOPs for just the graphics! :rolleyes:

    I can remember when MFLOPs were just a dream, and now we're an "M" beyond that.
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