sony ps3 azurite blue and garnet red Blue and red super slim PS3’s slated for a release in Japan next month

It’s time to consider selling your old PS3 unit, especially if your favorite color happens to be either blue or red. Sony Computer Entertainment Japan has announced that the new PS3 CECH-4000B Series will go on sale starting February 28. Its release to the North American and European markets, however, have not yet been disclosed.

The brand new colors of the new models are azurite blue and garnet red. Each unit is priced at 24,980 JPY (279 USD).

The following are included with each PS3 package:

  • PS3 unit with 250 hard disk drive
  • a wireless DualShock controller that matches the color of the unit
  • Power cord
  • AV cable
  • USB cable

ps3 azurite blue Blue and red super slim PS3’s slated for a release in Japan next month

ps3 garnet red Blue and red super slim PS3’s slated for a release in Japan next month

Sources: Kotaku and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Website