Question about Video Game Consoles & Games
That is a faulty PS3 that does not complete the post because of an hardware issue, and goes in error state with the well known 3 beeps of death.
The 3 beeps are just indicating that the the playstation is doing a forced shut down with some process still running and forced to close. The error state is afterward, when the PS stays in standby because the forced shutdown was caused by a major fault.
All you can do is trying to reset the PS by leaving it unplugged for ten minutes.
If you are using HDMI cable, try connecting with a different cable (eg composite, or AV).
Try also restarting the PS with no device attached, and with paired bluetooth devices off.
If that does not work the PS# must be disassembled, tested and repaired.
Faulty parts that cause the problem are mainboard, disk, rarely wrong voltage or cut down from PSU, and any short or blown component inside the PS, or a problem with HDMI cable.
My advice is to call Sony, and complain strongly, as you have not damaged the PS or used it in the weong way.
Posted on Apr 14, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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system turns on but then turns itself off, beeps at you and flashes it's lights
at you then you have over heated the system. The GPU chip has probly pulled
itself away from the board. This will require you to diassemble the PS3...
better u download repair guide....
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