The PlayStation 3 got off to a slow start when the console first launched in 2006. Since then, it has picked up some serious steam and has come into its own. Is now a good time to take the plunge? [Updated for the holiday season of video games.]
[This post was last updated on November 22, 2010 and will be updated if events, news, games, prices or acts of nature cause our opinion to change.]
Should I Buy A PS3 Now?
Yes, but be advised that the holiday line-up of exclusive games is weak for the PS3. Over the summer we cautioned readers to hold off on buying the PlayStation 3 because improved models of the console that had been offered to Japanese consumers had not yet been confirmed for North American release. Since then, they've both been confirmed and gone on sale.