Sony PlayStation 3 Slim 160 GB Charcoal Black Console (NTSC) Reviews

Sony PlayStation 3 Slim 160 GB Charcoal Black Console (NTSC)

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  • PS3 on a diet...the PS3 Slim (160GB model)

    Apr 7, 2012 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Smaller, quieter, hopefully better nvidia chips?

    Buttons, hopefully no more shocks
    Cons: Doesn't feel high quality, finish of a 1980's VCR, cheap, buttons feel cheap

    Summary: First, there is some backstory:So, after being a proud and happy PS3 owner since 2006, my 40GB fat PS3 all of a sudden would shut off while playing games or movies.  Didn't matter what I was doing.  It would start back up, go through ... read more

  • Great Gaming Console

    Feb 16, 2014 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: DVD player
    download apps
    internet
    watch videos
    play video games
    Cons: Can be slow at times
    always needs system updates

    Summary: The playstation 3 is worth every cent in my opinion. It does so much more than play video games, such as allowing you to download apps like netflix, go on youtube, purchase music and videos, etc. It also works as a substitue to a DVD player which is ... read more

  • I love my ps3

    Jul 23, 2013 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: blueray hdmi 1080p best exclusive games such as the last if us best ever
    Cons: Most games 720p resolution that is a bummer hope they fix it on ps4 please

    Summary: I primarily bought my Samsung blu-ray player for its Netflix streaming capability, but I was getting frustrated with the Netflix interface on the Samsung, you could not search or add movies to your Netflix queue directly from the player, plus loading ... read more

  • Best Console Of the Year: PlayStation 3

    May 1, 2013 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Amazing Games
    Cons: Copy of Wii

    Summary: Playstation 3 is one of the top selling Consoles and is a big hit in a lot of countries all of the world like Canada,United Kingdom, America, New Zealand, Denmark, Asia, Japan, Korea, Africa, France, Ireland and many more. Sony is making millions just ... read more

  • Great system, Not good time

    Mar 21, 2013 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Games, Bluray, netflix and more apps
    Cons: Cheaper look, WiFi speed not upgraded

    Summary: The PS3 is a great system, it is a fit in almost every household as it is a bluray play and has other useful apps like Netflix. The PS3 is always connected and if set up properly it can stream things from your PC (photos, videos, etc.). The PS3 can also ... read more

  • Greatest Console to Date

    Jan 3, 2013 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great online store, Free online
    Cons: No included headset, Special subscription Costly

    Summary: The playstation 3 has to be the best console you could buy. Being an xbox 360 gamer for more than 7 years and then switching to the ps3 was hard but the right decision. The playstation 3 doesnt require you to pay for online play which is a major money ... read more

  • 160 gb PS3 review

    Oct 31, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Lifespan of over 2 year
    Great performance
    lots of memory
    and free online access
    Cons: 2 constant perfomance issues

    Summary: This system is a excellent purchase for anyone looking for a good long lasting game system. The reason I got this system was becuase after looking at the playstion 3 and the xbox360 I found that the ps3 has had no serious issues coming up and the online ... read more

  • Wonderful!

    Oct 10, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Smaller Body, Very Quiet, Lag-Free, Blu-Ray Player, Wifi, Netflix
    Cons: Long Update, Accessories can be expensive, Most games are limited to 1 player

    Summary: I bought this PS3 for my fiance after our old PS3 overheated and broke. Glad to say this one doesn't seem to lag or anything of the sort. One thing that you may want to keep in mind before buying the newer model is that a lot of them are only "some-what ... read more

  • Sony's PS3 an amazing system

    Sep 26, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Game console plus blue ray player and more.
    Cons: Waiting for the system updates can be a bummer!

    Summary: I had held off purchasing the new PS3 for awhile, and man am I sorry I waited so long. It's says right on the box that it only does everything. Boy is that an understatement. I had never had a system that we hooked online and that feature is amazing. My ... read more

  • PS3 or Xbox 360?

    Jun 16, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Built in wifi , price , blu ray
    Cons: Doesnt let you play PS2 games.

    Summary: I got my Playstation 3 for my birthday from my parents. I already had a Playstation 2 and an Xbox 360. After lots of time playing on the PS3, i have to say this is probably the best non hand held gaming system out there. The graphics are eye-popping. ... read more

  • Great game console,even better games for only 250$ now

    Mar 17, 2012 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Cheaper price now at 250$
    Blu Ray player
    Lots of good games
    Free Online
    Cons: Xbox Live better Than Psn
    No Backwards Compatability

    Summary: Overall experience with the ps3 console is very good. This is the  better system for your money. Free online gaming( compared to $50 per user on xbox360)(Great for families with multiple users).The fact of the matter is that Sony really knows how to ... read more

  • Great game for any boy in the family!

    Mar 2, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Love the fast connectivity and the blu-ray capability.
    Cons: battery life is short with the controllers!

    Summary: I bought this game system for my fiancee from Best Buy for Christmas. It is an upgrade from the PlayStation 3 that has amazing graphics, faster system, easier connectivity, and better games! To say in the least, he LOVES this game system, and I'm ... read more

  • Playstation 3

    Feb 3, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Good free internet connection             Not very complicated Blu-Ray Online game play Netflix
    Cons: Expensive controls and games Network goes down sometimes

    Summary:               I got my Ps3 close to Christmas and since then I have played it and used it almost everyday. When I got the Ps3 I only thought of it as a gaming system when I got it, it did much mor ... read more

  • Amazing

    Jan 31, 2012 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Amazing graphics, movies, music etc
    Cons: THere arnt any!!!!! This thing is faultless

    Summary: I am a hardcore ps3 fan. It has a built in blue ray, it plays many games, listen to music, and even browse the internet. There are also many more things you can do. i suggest you try it out. I bought this because i have been in love with all the ps3's ... read more

  • just AMAZING!!

    Jan 1, 2012 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Blu-Ray, Great Games, Amazing Graphics, Free online gameplay
    Cons: A little expensive, Bad online connection at times

    Summary: The ps3 is just amazing and is a huge improvement from ps2. unlike the xbox 360 you dont have to pay for online gameplay. By far my favorite gaming console. the ps3 always comes out with great games and updates and the playstation store is filled with a ... read more

  • Why should you get a Play Station 3?

    Dec 26, 2011 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Free online access, Blu Ray Player, and easy to manage.
    Cons: Expensive, expensive controls and games, heavy.

    Summary: Last year I received a Play Station 3, and may I say it was far the best gift ever. This game system is extemely amazing and fun. Its easy to work with and trust me when I say there wont ever be any secrets between you and your game(s) with this ... read more

  • Best system ever!

    Dec 18, 2011 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: -Free Internet play
    Cons: - Easy to use controls

    Summary: Best system by far that i have ever played in! Way better than the xbox 360! the interent is free, millions of player online, blu ray, and more... you can also watch netflix from it, with playstation move you can feel as if you can contol the game ... read more

  • Great investment!

    Dec 4, 2011 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great investment, its worth it.
    Cons: none that I can think of.

    Summary: Buying a ps3 was on of the best things I did! I have had my ps3 for over a year and never had a problem. I bought this product because I wanted to have something that  blu-ray capability and be budget friendly. Not only ... read more

  • Very Durable, Pleasantly Surprised!

    Nov 25, 2011 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: ~Crisp game play
    ~Easy to operate controls
    ~Durable; does not break down.
    Cons: ~Network often has issues.
    ~Expensive

    Summary: Amidst the overwhelming positive reviews for the Xbox 360, I decided to go against the majority and purchase a PS3 instead.  I have been pleasantly surprised at the durability of the PS3, and how it has never given me a problem. I have had my ... read more

  • PS3 More Than Just A Gaming Console

    Sep 17, 2011 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: -fast,sleek,powerful,Entertainment System
    Cons: -None

    Summary: At first sight the PS3 looks solid and looks like it will last a long time and wont be breaking anytime soon. It has a matte finish that really prevents the system from getting to dirty and from being scratched to easily. The reason why I bought the ... read more

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