The PlayStation 2 (abbreviated "PS2") is Sony's second video game console, the successor to the successful PlayStation and the predecessor to the PlayStation 3 as part of the PlayStation series. Its development was announced in March 1999 and it was released a year later in Japan.
The PS2 is part of the sixth generation era, and is the best-selling console to date, having reached over 120 million units in sales in 2007.
- ↑ PlayStation®2 (SCPH-90000 series) comes in a new design and in three color variations. Sony Computer Entertainment. Retrieved on 2008-04-18.