Sony plans to launch an 80GB version of its PlayStation 3 console in the next month. The new PlayStation 3 model will have an 80GB hard disk drive. The 80GB PS3 will go on sale first in South Korea when Sony kicks off PlayStation 3 sales there on 16 June. According to sources, It will cost 518,000 won (around £290).
News that Sony was planning an 80GB model of the console first came in a US regulatory filing with the Federal Communications Commission in March.