A print advert has apparently let slip Sony's intentions to releases a brand-new PSP – The PSP-4000.
The print-based advert, found in industry magazine MCV, shows off a LittleBigPlanet starter pack, and announces that it will be available for the PSP-1000, 2000, 3000, 4000 and the PSP Go.
While this could be a printing error, it does look like another PSP (the 4000 version) is on the way, most likely one which uses a UMD drive.
As the PSPGo is a disc-less device, it has meant that there is no real reason for current PSP users to upgrade – as upgrading would mean that they wouldn't be able to use the games they have bought.
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There's no doubt downloading games is the future, but it may have been one step too far for some consumers, so a PSP Go with UMD capabilities does make a lot of sense.
However, as we have seen the PSP go through a number of upgrades and iterations, will another version be a version too far?