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I am buying a phat PS3 model 60GB with BC. How reliable?

#1Jehuty_RebirthPosted 7/21/2014 12:01:48 PM
I'm getting one for $100. Is that a good deal?

If it gets YLOD, is it repairable?
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#2Biocide69Posted 7/21/2014 12:05:19 PM
I had one, lasted three years. Got the YLOD, sent it to a computer shop (owned by my wife's uncle) he was never able to get it working again.
#3super hotshot bowserPosted 7/21/2014 12:08:54 PM
You're better off getting the normal slim.
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#4gothmog87Posted 7/21/2014 12:09:48 PM
That's also quite the big price tag for a 60GB console which is known to break down regularly.
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#5Johnny BlaquePosted 7/21/2014 12:14:55 PM
Had a 60gb fat since 2010 and it's still going strong. Leave it on all the time and play ps1, ps2, and ps3 games on it. Plus it was refurbished when I got it. $100 bucks is a great deal because mine was like $350 when I got it.
#6shadowenclave47Posted 7/21/2014 12:15:27 PM
I have a 60gb fat PS3 since 2010 and it still works just fine for me. I refuse to get a slim because it doesn't play PS2 games.
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#7Jehuty_Rebirth(Topic Creator)Posted 7/21/2014 12:33:07 PM
Hmm, I see.

PS3 BC I'm buying was from 2008. Seller told me he used it all the time but did not crap out.

Hopefully it's good purchase.
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#8xSoldier24xPosted 7/21/2014 12:46:53 PM
Jehuty_Rebirth posted...
Hmm, I see.

PS3 BC I'm buying was from 2008. Seller told me he used it all the time but did not crap out.

Hopefully it's good purchase.


Hey man my friend is selling a ps3 120gb phat from 2009 never ylod used lightly comming with a whole bunch of games for about 380 with 2 controllers and all the other stuff. I'll send you a link if you'd like just message me.
#9justaseabassPosted 7/21/2014 1:04:12 PM
Get a slim
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#10Stanger5150Posted 7/21/2014 1:05:11 PM
It's one of the most unreliable consoles ever built.
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