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Australian PS2 Modification

My friend was gifted a Pink PS2 form Australia for her birthday. We live in America, so none of her Movies/Games will play on the PS2.

Neither of us are very tech savvy, and fairly broke at that.

What would be the best way to get a region change done, and who could we contact to do this for us?


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This problem is due to regional.For this i am sending you a link below where you can find your required modification chip and you can also find diagram how to install it.So, Match the chip according your PS2 model and change it.

NOTE: if you have already experienced person to do that by yourself then plz go a head,But if not then plz consult any expert nearby.
Hope this link will solve your problem.
And don't forget to rate the solution if the problem rectify.

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