PlayTV is the little PVR doohicker that was released in PAL territories as a PS3 add-on back in 2008. Now, a Sony rep has confirmed they’re working on a second model, with social networking features most likely to be added.
‘Course, with the PS3 being a whole lot more social these days anyway, things like Facebook integration aren’t as desired. Freeview HD support is also rumoured to be on the cards, for free terrestrial TV channels.
Mark Green, senior producer at Sony Cambridge Studio, confirmed to Spong that they’re “still working on PlayTV, PlayTV 2. And then we have other guys working on other concepts…”