PS3 already gives your family next-generation gaming, Blu-ray movies, music, video, web browsing and PLAYSTATION Network support all in one unit. Now, with PlayTV, it has the functionality of a state-of-the-art TV tuner and PVR its great value and its one more reason to make PS3 the centre of your family entertainment.
Two TV tuners: watch one programme while recording another.
Electronic Programme Guide: a seven-day navigation interface that makes it easy to programme and watch PlayTV. Its lightning fast and simple to use with either PS3s SIXAXIS controller or the Blu-ray Remote Control.
Watch, pause and rewind live TV: TV programmes now operate at the viewers convenience. Just hit the pause button to take a break without missing a thing and rewind any bits to watch over and over again.
Portable viewing with PSP: Seamless PSP connectivity allows you to set recordings remotely and to watch live TV streamed on your PSP wherever you are via a WiFi connection (using Remote Play feature).
while you're playing games on your PS3
PLAYSTATION 3 already offers cutting-edge gaming and a High Definition Blu-ray Disc movie player, and soon you'll be able to watch, pause and record free-to-air digital television, thanks to PlayTV. It couldn't be easier to set up; simply plug a TV aerial into the back of the PlayTV Tuner, connect the PlayTV Tuner to your PS3 using a USB cable and then follow the on-screen instructions. And once you're up and running, you can record one channel while watching another or playing a PS3 game; see what's on now and next, with the easy to use Programme Guide; and watch TV when you're out and about, using Remote Play for PSP. In fact, you can enjoy all of PlayTV's great features on your PSP, whether you want to watch your recorded programmes or schedule new recordings. All you have to do is find a Wireless hotspot and activate the Remote Play feature. PlayTV is another reason to have PLAYSTATION 3 and PSP at the centre of your living room, and it's coming soon.