Sony Computer Entertainment Europe released a press release that had some interesting info. Looks like there will be a vertical stand for the PS3 Slim and it will be out in Japan on September 3, 2009, at a RRP of 2,000 yen (including tax). Price for North America will be $24, but no release date just at the moment. No info on Europe/ PAL territories and Asian countries.
“Vertical Stand” for new PS3 (CECH-2000 series)
By utilizing the separately sold “Vertical Stand”, users will be able to set the new PS3 in vertical position*5, making it easier to place the PS3 system anywhere at home.
- Product code: CECH-ZS1
- Included: Vertical Stand （CECH-ZS1） × 1
- External dimension: Approx. 88 mm x 18 mm x 260 mm (width × height × length)
- Mass: Approx. 115g
- Supports: CECH-2000 series
[UPDATE] – Here are some photos of the stand.
I can’t find a photo of the Vertical Stand, so if you find one let me know. It also said Firmware 3.0 will be released September 1st, 2009. Check out the rest of the press release here.
Written by: T0SH
- Cofounder of PS3Blog.net