IGN was fortunate enough to get their hands on a prototype PlayStation 3 and managed to snap a few unboxing pics for us, along with a video. View after the jump.

The site received its PS3, unwrapped it (slowly) and snapped photos of the goodies. What did the site’s freebie box contain? A USB cord, an AV cable, a LAN cable and what looks like a complimentary HDMI cable. And that’s weeks before consumers get a crack at the console

[via Kotaku]