The Playstation 3, which is available for purchase at NCIX, your online computer store, is a home video game console produced by Sony Computer Entertainment and is the successor to Playstation 2 and Playstation. A part of the seventh generation of video game consoles and a direct competitor of the Xbox 360 by Microsoft and Wii by Nintendo, Playstation 3 was released in November 2006 after several delays from its original launch date of spring 2006. Playstation 3 was the first and is currently the only video game console on the market to use Blu-Ray Disc technology as its primary storage medium.
Newer versions of the Sony Playstation 3, the Playstation Slim and Playstation Ultra Slim were later introduced being lighter, thinner and quieter than the original Playstation 3 but like the Playstation 3, it can also access its online gaming service the Playstation Network and can work with other Sony handheld gaming devices such as the Playstation Portable and the Playstation Vita . 70 million Playstation's 3s have been sold worldwide since late 2012 and NCIX is your premier online store to purchase one as we have the best prices in computers, computer accessories as well as Sony Playstation online.