A new model, equipped with a 40GB hard drive, will go on sale in Europe at 399 euros, 200 euros less than the current sales price of Sony's more powerful, 60GB device, which is already in stores, according to the newspaper Les Echos.Source: Yahoo
The more powerful version will see its sales price lowered by 100 euros to 499 euros, the paper said.
A Sony spokesman would not confirm the figures cited by Les Echos but said an announcement was "imminent."
UPDATE:Sony today officially announced the 40GB PS3 in London. It will be available next week for 399EUR and the 60GB version will get a price reduction to 499EUR