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Sony PlayStation 2 slimline

from  $414.77+

    Sony PlayStation 2 slimline

    from  $414.77+
    from  $414.77+
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    80 Global Score
    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
    80

    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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    "Sony's slimmed-down, network-ready PS2 is a welcome update to the world's most popular video game console."
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    Reviews

    83
     
    Average Critic Score
    Critic Reviews 3
    79
     
    Average User Score
    User Reviews 45
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    Specs

    Key Specs

    Game format
    Optical disc
    Online features
    Multiplayer, Voice chat, Video chat
    Controller type
    Wired
    Motion controls
    Yes
    Video outputs
    RCA / composite
    Backward compatible
    Yes

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    80 Global Score
    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
    80

    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

    How we score

    The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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    User Reviews

    90
    Dillon
    I've always loved the PlayStation brand, and the PS2 is a great successor to...read more
    80
    adeida
    There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
    90
    timchoi89
    I remember I was in 9th grade when I bought this with saved up money. This...read more
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