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• $299.99
• 50,000,000
2000 •
Gen 6 •

Sony Playstation 2

NAME PlayStation 2
MANUFACTURER Sony
ORIGIN Japan
YEAR 2000
BUILT IN SOFTWARE / GAMES CD Player + Memory Card manager
CONTROLLERS 8-way d-pad, 10 buttons + Start + Select, two analog sticks
CPU 128 bit, MIPS IV based “Emotion Engine”
SPEED 294 MHz
CO-PROCESSOR 64bit MIPS R5900 (CPU), FPU, 150 MHz VU0 & VU1 (Vector Unit 0 & 1), 147 MHZ Graphics Synthesizer (GPU), 33.8688 MHz 32 bit MIPS R3000A
RAM 32 MB RDRAM
VRAM 4 MB DRAM (can also use system RAM)
ROM 4 MB
GRAPHIC MODES 256×224 to 1280×1024
COLORS 16.7 million
SOUND 8 MHz SPU1, SPU2, 48 channels, Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Pro Logic II capable
SIZE / WEIGHT Unknown
I/O PORTS PCMCIA/DEV 9 port, IEEE 1394 Firewire port (early models only), Infrared port (late models only), 2 USB 1.1 ports, 2 Memory Card slots, 2 controller ports
MEDIA CD-ROM/DVD-ROM
NUMBER OF GAMES Loads!
POWER SUPPLY Unknown
PERIPHERALS Eye Toy, Network Adapter (built in on slimline version), etc.
PRICE ¥39,800 (Japan 2000), $299.99 (U.S.A. 2000) £299.99 (U.K. 2000)