X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Sony Too Cheap to Bundle Hdmi Cable With PS3

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

Sony PS3According to this post over at Kotaku, the Sony Playstation 3 will only include a crappy composite video cable when it’s released in Japan.

Apparently, even though the Playstation 3 is all about high definition gameplay and movies, you’re expected to go spend even more money to get it to output onto anything other than a crummy old TV. Now before everyone goes off on me saying that no other console has included component or hdmi cables before, you have to understand my point of view here. If you’re gonna drop $500 to $600 on a system that’s all about high definition, you’d think that you could enjoy that capability out of the box.

Now I know you can pick up an HDMI cable on eBay for less than $10 RETAIL, so why couldn’t Sony pop for the extra few bucks and throw one in the box? Hopefully Sony will change their minds before the US release, but since we’ve already seen the consoles getting packaged, I’d bet that we’re stuck with yet another silly decision from Sony here.

[via IGN via Kotaku]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



More from Awesomer Media...

Bacon and Eggs Pool Floats

Bacon and Eggs Pool Floats

Making Wonder Woman’s Shield

Making Wonder Woman’s Shield

Massive Hot Wheels Stunt Track Brings Out our Inner 8-year-old

Massive Hot Wheels Stunt Track Brings Out our Inner 8-year-old

Rezvani Beast Alpha Price Drops More than 50%

Rezvani Beast Alpha Price Drops More than 50%

Schwarzenegger and Cameron on Board for Next Terminator Movie

Schwarzenegger and Cameron on Board for Next Terminator Movie

First Photo from Star Trek: Discovery

First Photo from Star Trek: Discovery

Advertisement