May 10 - NEW!! SONY PS3 IN-GAME SCREEN SHOTS!!! (SICK!!!)

sponsored links
 

section   (0 bx goons and 1 bystanders) Share this on Twitter   Share this on Facebook
 

Props Slaps
New replies show every 10 seconds
 13 years ago '04        #81
Wawdy24 2 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$5,535 | Props total: 84 84
Sony points to 2006 PS3 ship date
Posted by: Kurt Uhlir at November 29, 2004 10:48:40 PM


Sony's PlayStation 3 will not appear until 2006 at the earliest, the company tacitly confirmed today.

The company's joint announcement with IBM and Toshiba that the PS3's processor, 'Cell', will be detailed at February 2005's International Solid State Circuits Conference focuses on the chip's features. However, it also notes that Sony plans to "commercialise" Cell-based products in 2006 and confirms that Cell will be used in the company's "next-generation computer entertainment system".

That timeframe follows IBM's plan to begin limited Cell production at its East Fishkill, New York 300mm wafer fab in the second half of 2005. In the past, IBM has pointed to an H1 2005 production start.

It's a schedule that's by no means at odds with what Sony has said so far. Cell is due to be unveiled mid-Q1 2005, and the PS3 is expected to be formally announced before the end of Q1 2005, when Sony's 2005 fiscal year comes to a close. You wouldn't expect Sony to talk about PS3 until Cell was complete, so those two events are clearly in sync.

PS3 is expected to make its first public appearance at the E3 show next May, just after Sony begins shipping first-generation console software development kits (SDKs), which are likely to be software-only offerings given IBM's production scheduled. Sony's roadmap calls for a second-generation SDK to appear October 2005, which will presumably ship alongside early hardware, again given IBM's H2 production run.

Such a schedule would give developers a good shot at offering software for the console early to mid-2006, which is when the console is likely to appear.



There you have one more article for you boys. The first batch of dev kits have been shipped to first party developers right now. Second and third party developers might have the kits, but I would say more around this summer. The well integrated games that look so beautiful will take sometime, you won't see the full potential of these systems until about a year after their initial release. Since it takes years to make games ... we should see PS3 sometime in 2007-2008 (Sarcasm) ... I think I rest my case. PS3 will be out Xmas time next year (06). Games don't take as long as you think they do. And everyone is going to be happy as hell with whichever system they go out and buy. And thanks dark side hero ... I have rest my case
 05-11-2005, 11:11 AM         #82
whackawookie 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
im searchng my house for the book, next the car


Last edited by whackawookie; 05-11-2005 at 11:23 AM..
 13 years ago '04        #83
Wawdy24 2 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$5,535 | Props total: 84 84
cool, i just wanna have a read. i understand it takes a while, but like i said, thats for the top notch games homes
 05-11-2005, 12:59 PM         #84
Euphy 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
If PS3 is $500 and XBox360 is 360.... Im going with XBox.
 05-11-2005, 01:13 PM         #85
whackawookie 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
if anybody else subscribes to egm gamepro and xbox magazine remembers a army type next gen game article, tell me what one of the 3 it was. im guessing it was january or february because i remember it right after christmas. it showed prerendered army guys and there clothes, thats the jist of what i remember for pics of it, that and a small portion of a town.
 05-14-2005, 05:44 AM         #86
whackawookie 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
ive been gone looking for the mag but i think threw it away last month. i did email all 3 mags though and am awaiting for a response, but heres a quick snippet from a gta san andreas article JUST RELEASED that pretty much proves some of my point

The Xbox version has been fully optimized for the Xbox, from both a visual and sonic standpoint. The lighting, models, textures and the draw distance have all been substantially improved. When creating the core game, Rockstar North creates high resolution models for everything. They hone them down for whichever system they're working on, and in the case of the PS2 and Xbox, the models, while the same, appear substantially different in visual quality.
 05-14-2005, 09:15 AM         #87
kocaine187 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
cant see it
New replies show every 10 seconds
Home      
  
 

 






most viewed right now
 55
Aug 18 - 25 People Shot in 14 hours within the Wonderful & Beautiful city of C..
87 comments
21 hours ago
@news
most viewed right now
 36
Video inside Punjabi Indian THOT Thinks She Look Like Rihanna... But Do She???
90 comments
2 days ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 35
Video inside Steve Harvey Speaks On why he doesn’t smoke weed
168 comments
21 hours ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 30
Image(s) inside She f*cked it!
53 comments
21 hours ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 19
Aug 17 - New MoviePass Plan: Buy A Ticket Then Go See Whatever You Want
54 comments
2 days ago
@news
most viewed right now
 16
Video inside Janet Hubert to Will Smith “Welcome to my butcher block”
87 comments
20 hours ago
@movies
most viewed right now
 13
Video inside Rare Breeds PPV Press Conference: Murda Mook vs Aye Verb (Battle Rap)
459 comments
2 days ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 8
Video inside Na.... Madden 19 is trash. Look @ this sh-t
64 comments
1 day ago
@games
back to top
register contact Follow BX @ Twitter Follow BX @ Facebook search BX privacy