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Initial Release October 2007
Datecodes 7C, 7D, 8A, 8B
Regions 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 11, 12
Colour Piano Black, Gunmetal Grey, White
Motherboard SEM-001
Flash 256MB NAND
Harddrive 40GB
HDMI CEC no, HDMI 1.3a
OtherOS yes
PS2 Compatibility none
SA-CD no
WiFi yes
Cell / RSX 65nm, 90nm
Watt / Max / Cum 160w/280w
USB Ports 2
MultiCardReader no

Major hardware revision, This console saw the disappearance of the Card Reader and PS2 Backwards compatability. Along with removing 2 USB ports, It featured the new 65nm Cell BE Processor, A lower wattage Power Supply and was the last model to use NAND onboard storage.