Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) announced today that the 3G/Wi-Fi version of the PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) handheld game console will be available from 14 April at a recommended retail price of S$469. It is also the exclusive "preferred mobile operator" to provide mobile connectivity service in Singapore for PS Vita.
Customers can pre-order from 28 March at designated PlayStation Partner Shops (including Sony Store, HWV and Game Shops), SingTel Shops and SingTel's authorized dealers and get the special premium: original designed S$20 PSN voucher card. Pre-order will also be available online at www.singtel.com/PSVita from 28 March, 9 a.m.
According to SingTel, the PS Vita 3G/Wi-Fi model is available with two mobile broadband plans that offer theoretical download speeds of 7.2Mbps and free bundled local data usage.
SingTel - "We are committed to offering our customers the ultimate gaming experience with the latest devices and blockbuster games. By bringing the 3G-enabled PS Vita to Singapore, we want our customers to have the freedom to take their favourite games with them wherever they go. This exciting console demonstrates the strengths of our mobile network. So whether at home or on the move, SingTel customers will never be short of entertainment and lifestyle options."
|PS Vita Price||S$99||S$268||S$419|
|Monthly Subscription||S$40 / month||S$17.90 / month||S$10.70 / month|
Sony will also be releasing the PS Vita (3G/Wi-Fi model) Value Pack "UNCHARTED: Golden Abyss (Chinese & English version) at a retail price of S$569.
The Sony PS Vita is the next generation gaming console with a stylish compact form factor, a 5-inch OLED multi-touch screen with optimized touch menu interface, and dual analog sticks for enhanced gaming experience. For more information on the Sony PS Vita, click here.