offical pic of the new PS3 Slim

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Kaz Hirai, head of all things PlayStation, announced that the long-rumored slim PlayStation 3 Slim will be in stores the first week of September. Hirai noted that the Slim will be have the same features and function of the current PS3, with a 120 gb drive. It will be 33 percent smaller, 36 percent lighter. The unit will cost $299 in the U.S., 299 euros, 29980 yen.