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Is it not reccomended to play a game while downloading another game?

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2 years ago#1
I'm downloading the Destiny Beta and wanted to pop in my copy of Bioshock Infinite, but would it harm the PS3 for doing too much work? Should I just leave the Destiny Beta downloading and once it's finished, then go back to playing Bioshock? Just wondering if I will damage the PS3 in the long run if I download one game and play another at the same time
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2 years ago#2
Virtual_Console posted...
I'm downloading the Destiny Beta and wanted to pop in my copy of Bioshock Infinite, but would it harm the PS3 for doing too much work? Should I just leave the Destiny Beta downloading and once it's finished, then go back to playing Bioshock? Just wondering if I will damage the PS3 in the long run if I download one game and play another at the same time


No harm, if you can download in background while playing, do it.
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2 years ago#3
Unless you are trying to play a multiplayer game, you'll be fine.
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2 years ago#4
Some games will pause the downloads automatically I think, maybe multiplayer games only.
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