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DualShock 4 available in Magma Red, Wave Blue on November 29 in Europe

Seemingly determined to prove that the DualShock 4's light bar isn't the only thing capable of changing colors, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. revealed in a press release today that the DualShock 4 will be available in Magma Red and Wave Blue "concurrently with the launch of PS4 in Europe."

The color variations are listed as €59 (£54) for Europe and $59 in North America. Both colors will launch in North and Latin America "later this year."

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Sony Computer Entertainment Introduces Color Variations For DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller

"Magma Red" and "Wave Blue" feature stylish two-toned look

TOKYO, Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) announced today that it will introduce new color variations for PlayStation®4 (PS4™) Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®4) in "Magma Red" and "Wave Blue", concurrently with the launch of PS4™ in Europe, at a recommended retail price (RRP) of € 59 / £ 54 (including tax). They will also become available in North America at a RRP of US$ 59 / Canada$ 59 (including tax) and Latin America* later this year.

DUALSHOCK®4 in "Magma Red" and "Wave Blue" are the first color variations, representing two of the most popular colors among PlayStation® users. The two-toned look with the vivid Magma Red and Wave Blue along with black further enhances the stylish look of the DUALSHOCK®4. With the introduction of the new colors, users will be able to choose from 3 colors of DUALSHOCK®4 to enjoy gameplay or other entertainment content on PS4™.

SCE will continuously expand the world of PS4™ through various measures including further introduction of peripherals.

· Different factors such as import duties, compliance requirements and others, influence in the different SRP pricing consumers will find in this region.

Product name

DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller


Jet Black, Magma Red, Wave Blue

Product code

Jet Black: CUH-ZCT1

Magma Red,

CUH-ZCT1U 01(For North America and Latin America)

CUH-ZCT1E 01(For Europe)

Wave Blue

CUH-ZCT1U 02(For North America and Latin America)

CUH-ZCT1E 02(For Europe)

Release date

Jet Black

North America: November 15th, 2013

Europe: November 29th, 2013

Magma Red, Wave Blue

North America: Later This year

Europe: November 29th, 2013

Recommended retail price - US$ 59, Canada$ 59, € 59, and £ 54

External dimensions - Approx. 161mm × 57mm × 100mm (width × height × depth)
(excludes largest projection)

Weight - Approx. 210g

Keys / switches - PS button, SHARE button, OPTIONS button,
Directional buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right),
Action buttons (Triangle, Circle, Cross, Square),
R1/L1/R2/L2 button, Left stick / L3 button, Right stick / R3 button, Pad Button

Touch pad - 2 Point Touch Pad, Click Mechanism, Capacitive Type

Motion sensor - Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer)

Other features - Light Bar, Vibration, Built-in Mono Speaker

Ports - USB (Micro B), Extension Port, Stereo Headset Jack

Wireless communication - Bluetooth® Ver2.1+EDR

Battery Type - Built-in Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery

Voltage - DC3.65V

Capacity - 1000mAh

* Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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