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Hello please tell me how can i play cds not dvds cd on my ps3 and is there any way to downgrade ps3 firmware

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Wow! CDs only max out at 700mbs! A dvd has more use due to its 4000mb! come on dude what kind if question is that! all ps3 games are 0ver 2 gb
lol and its not downgrading! lol downgrading consist of puttin older versions of firmware on the psp... lol you need to mod the ps3 with a Hard mod! consists if installing a chip that by-passes the security chip that prevents you from accessing the full abilitys of the ps3

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