‘EyeToy: Chat’ offers a brand new way to use your PlayStation 2. By utilizing the Network Adaptor (for PlayStation 2), ‘EyeToy’ (USB camera) and a PlayStation 2, consumers will be able to open up a whole new world of communication in their living room. This innovative application - the first of it’s kind on any games console - allows you to turn your PlayStation 2 into a videophone giving you the opportunity to communicate with other ‘EyeToy: Chat’ users anywhere in the world completely free *.
‘EyeToy: Chat’ offers four very different ways to communicate including text, voice, video mail and one to one video chat. The ‘text chat’ rooms allow 256 people to talk together, while 16 people can converse at one time in the ‘voice chat’ rooms. Of course the real fun of using ‘EyeToy: Chat’ are the video chat functions where you can see the person you are talking to ‘in real time’. For the cost of your broadband connection you can have free unlimited video chat with anyone in the world... What you chat about is up to you!
The more competitive chatterboxes also have the option to play one of three games together while using the one on one video chat, including: Chess, Draughts and ‘Naval War’. ‘EyeToy: Chat’ also gives you the chance of sending 30-second video mail messages to people on your buddies list... Which can be much more fun than leaving a message on an answer phone!
* Requires a broadband connection. There are no additional charges beyond the cost of your subscription with your ISP.