http://www.digitmag.co.uk/news/index.cf ... ewsID=6408
Now explain this:
The Sixaxis gets roughly 30 hours of battery life
Though there doesn't seem to be a way to swap out the battery once it's been exhausted. Oh, well -- we officially entered the age of "disposable technology" with the iPod anyway.
A new controller will set you back 50 beans
Sony confirmed this bit of news in their Gamers Day '06 presentation. The price is roughly in line with the Xbox 360's wireless controller, though in the case of the PlayStation 3, there's only one version of the controller.
So ASSUMING Sony gives you free replacement battery, half the time, your controller will be in transit? So how many controllers do you need to have to ensure constant gaming and to have something to play while one of your batteries are getting swapped at SONY