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160gb ps3 won't play games or bluray discs

Fairly new, rarely used ps3 freezes shortly after any bluray gaming or movie playing. Finished one game and it worked fine with that, but now it only plays cd's and dvd's without freezing. Really don't want to send it off to sony...anyone know an at-home cure for this?

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  • Anonymous Apr 14, 2009

    im rather upset that i paid so much for a ps3 and the damn thing wont play PS3 games or bluray movies but it will play everything else what a joke

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Your PS3 may not be freezing entirely. Look in the top right hand corner of the screen, if the loading sphere is there you've nothing to worry about, and I would reccomend just waiting it out (it unfreezes). If it is not there it is a legitimate freeze and would reccomend sending it off and/or updating the system firmware.

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