PS2 Linux kit confirmed for US
Sony Computer Entertainment America announced it would officially be releasing its PS2 Linux kit in North America. According to Shinichi Okamoto, senior vice president of research and development, the release date and pricing information will be announced very soon. The kit uses the X-Windows graphical interface and can be used as an operating system right on your console. It will be able to run a variety of programs including computer productivity, communication, and entertainment software. The system is currently available in Japan for about $200 and comes with a software DVD, 40GB hard drive, and USB keyboard and mouse. PSX Extreme will bring you any information concerning Sony’s PS2 Linux kit.
10/23/2001 Matt Stensrud