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PlayStation 2 System Features and Specifications*
 
*Updated for model number SCPH-50001
 
 
128-bit CPU

System Clock Frequency: 294.912 MHz
 

Cache Memory: Instruction: 16KB, Data: 8KB + 16 K(ScrP)
 

Main Memory: Direct Rambus (Direct RDRAM)
 

Memory Size: 32MB
 

Memory Bus Bandwidth: 3.2GB per second
 

Co-processor: FPU (Floating Point Unit)
Floating Point Multiply Accumulator x 1
Floating Point Divider x 1
 

Vector Units: VU0 and VU1
Floating Point Multiply Accumulator x 9
Floating Point Divider x 3
 

Floating Point Performance: 6.2 GFLOPS
 

3D CG Geometric Transformation: 66 million Polygons per Second
 

Compressed Image Decoder: MPEG2
 


GRAPHICS - Graphics Synthesizer™
 

Clock Frequency: 147.456MHz
 

Embedded DRAM: 4MB
 

DRAM Bus Bandwidth: 48GB per second
 

DRAM Bus Width: 2,560 bits
 

Pixel Configuration: RGB:Alpha:Z Buffer (24:8:32)
 

Polygon Drawing Rate: 75 million Polygons per second
 

Screen Resolution: Variable from 256 x 224 to 1280 x 1024
 


SOUND - “SPU2 + CPU”
 

Number of Voices: ADPCM: 48 ch on SPU2 plus definable, software programmable voices
 

Sound Memory: 2MB
 

Output Frequency: Variable up to 48 KHz (DAT quality)
 


IOP - I/O Processor
 

CPU Core: PlayStation (current) CPU (R3000)
 

Clock Frequency: 33.8688MHz or 36.864MHz (selectable; PlayStation/PlayStation 2 mode)
 

IOP Memory: 2MB
 

Sub Bus: 32-bit
 

Interface Types: Universal Serial Bus (USB) x2, Controller Port x2, Memory Card slots x 2
 


DISC DEVICE - CD-ROM and DVD-ROM
 

Device Speed: CD-ROM 24x, DVD-ROM 4x
 


ADDITIONAL FEATURES
 

Drive Bay (for 3.5” hard disc drive)
 

Expansion Bay (for network peripherals)
 

Progressive Scan DVD Player (with DVD-R support). DVD Player software built in; no memory card required to play DVDs.
 

Time Display feature on DVD Playback functionA new setting displays the Chapter Number and 4 different running times.
 

Built-in Infrared (IR) Receiver.


GENERAL
 

Power Requirements: 120V AC, 60 Hz
 

Power Consumption: 79W
 

Dimensions (approx.): 301 x 78 x 182 mm (w/h/d)
(12 x 3-1/8 x 7-1/4 inches)
 

Mass (approx.): 2.2 kg (4 lbs. 14 oz)
 

Operating Temperature: 41F-95F (5C-35C)
 

Laser Diode Properties:
Material: GaAlAs
Wavelength: l = 650/780nm
 
 
INPUTS/OUTPUTS CONSOLE FRONT
 
Controller ports (2)
Memory Card slots (2)
USB Connector (2)
 
OUTPUTS CONSOLE REAR
 
AV Multi Out connector (1)
Digital Out (Optical) connector (1)
Expansion Bay (1)
 
PlayStation 2 System Features and Specifications*
 
*Updated for model number SCPH-50001
 
 
Product Name: PlayStation®2
 
Color: Charcoal Black
 
Product Code:
 
SCPH-70011 CB (for North America)
 
SCPH-70012 CB (for United States)
 
Dimensions:
 
Approximately 230 mm (W) 28 mm (H) 152 mm (D)
 
*internal volume about 23% of the current model
 
Weight:
 
Approximately 900g
 
*weight about 45% of the current model
 
Power requirements: DC 8.5V
 
Electrical current consumption. (power consumption):
 
Approximately 5.3A (approximately 45W)
 
Compatible format:
 
PlayStation format CD-ROM
 
PlayStation 2 format CD-ROM
 
PlayStation 2 format DVD-ROM
 
Audio CD
 
DVD-Video*
 
DVD-RW (VR mode)
 
* The term "DVD-Video" is used to refer to DVD-R, DVD-RW (Video mode), DVD+R and DVD+RW discs.
 
Interfaces:
 
Controller Port x 2
 
MEMORY CARD slot x 2
 
 USB connector x 2
 
NETWORK connector x 1 (100BASE-TX/10BASE-T)
 
LINE connector x 1 (modem : RJ-11C)
 
 DC IN 8.5V connector x 1
 
AV MULTI OUT connector x 1
 
DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL ) connector x 1
 
Infrared I/R Receiver
 
Included:
 
PlayStation®2 console x 1
 
Analog Controller (DUALSHOCK®2) x 1
 
AV Cable (integrated audio/video) x 1
 
AC Adaptor (AC power cord included) x 1
 
*North America and United States models (SCPH-70011/SCPH-70012) come with built-in modem port in addition to Ethernet port.