According to a listing update from Amazon, Sony Computer Entertainment America will be releasing the white Playstation 3 model in North America. You can check out some images from the hardware, which was first released in Japan by Sony Computer Entertainment Japan, in the slideshow at the top of this article and the pre-order page in the following link: PlayStation 3 500GB Hardware Bundle - White with PlayStation Plus 12 Months
The new PlayStation 3 bundle will come with a white Playstation 3 console, 500 GB hard disk drive in addition to a 12-month subscription of Playstation Plus, a premium service that offers exclusive free games, discounts, early beta access and other extras. The entire package has a price tag of $299.00 and a release date of January 29, which falls on a Tuesday (the day of the week in which most new video game products are released in North America).
The Playstation 3 gaming console was first released in North America on Nov. 17, 2006.