PS3 to Cost $803 in the UK

According to Rat Maguire — head of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe UK — the 60GB PlayStation 3 will cost $803 (£425) at launch. He also "stressed the machine would nonetheless be the cheapest way to buy into Blu-ray". Interviewed by Eurogamer, SCE UK Managing Director Rat Maguire said: "I don't think it's an expensive machine […]

According to Rat Maguire — head of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe UK — the 60GB PlayStation 3 will cost $803 (£425) at launch. He also "stressed the machine would nonetheless be the cheapest way to buy into Blu-ray".

Interviewed by Eurogamer, SCE UK Managing Director Rat Maguire said: "I don’t think it’s an expensive machine - I think actually, it’s probably a cheap machine. If you think a Blu-Ray player by itself might be £600-700, and we’re coming in at just £425, it’s a bargain."