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Do you still have a working 60gb PS3? or 80gb maybe?

#11KoroshiyaZeroPosted 2/21/2013 3:30:28 AM
Launch 60GB. No issues. When I watched the press conference for PS4 I looked at my PS3 and reflected on how much I have gotten out of it. Years of entertainment and about half a dozen moves (some internationally) and my 60GB keeps on ticking. I don't think I have ever seen another machine get this much use over an extended period of time and still work flawlessly.
#122NIKNIMPosted 2/21/2013 3:33:07 AM
My launch day 60gb YLOD'd last night... Exactly 1hour before the PS4 announcement :(

Until that point it never had any issues
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#13AnonUnknownPosted 2/21/2013 3:40:19 AM
My PS3 is used, bought on August 2012, and it's a 60GB model. No problems so far, but i had to change the hard drive due to space issues.
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#14IBringItPosted 2/21/2013 3:41:48 AM
I have a Day 1 60GB. Still runnin' strong. Not as strong as on that first day but it keeps up pretty well.
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#15ragnarok_weaponPosted 2/21/2013 3:43:09 AM
Backward 80GB PS3 still working.
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#16Pharsti01Posted 2/21/2013 3:45:29 AM
Mines fully working, 80gbs.

Never had a system die on me, with the exception of the NES..... which for some reason was already dead out of the box (dont know if that counts XD).
#17CreekCoPosted 2/21/2013 4:07:36 AM
ragnarok_weapon posted...
Backward 80GB PS3 still working.

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#18GensokyoPosted 2/21/2013 4:10:36 AM
My old 60GB PS3 got ylod close to a year ago, but I fixed it not to long ago so it works at the moment.
#19natsume20Posted 2/21/2013 4:12:17 AM
I have a 80GB one and it's over 2 years old and still runs smoothly.
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#20jm1118Posted 2/21/2013 7:21:49 AM
The only PS3 I've ever had is the 60 GB launch unit I purchased back in 2006. I've never had any issues with it until recently when it started having some issues recognizing Blu-ray movies every once in a while.

Found a new laser and lens on Ebay for about 40 bucks and it was easy to switch out. After 6 years it was pretty dusty inside! I already had it mostly apart, so I just dismantled it completely and cleaned it out and applied new thermal paste for good measure.

Now I'm just hoping it keeps up the good fight until I can retire it for the PS4!

Edit: I forgot I also have the Metal Gear Solid 4 Gun Metal PS3 bundle but that was just for collector's sake and is buried somewhere in the vault so I guess it doesn't really count. I can't remember what the specifications were for that model of PS3.