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When you turn it on a yellow light comes on then it goes on standby

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Sorry mate you've got the Yellow Light of Death (YLOD) I suggest if your PS3 is in warrantly contact Sony and replace it.

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Yes this is perfectly normal, the colours are as follows with meaning: Red: Completely off, no wifi connectivity, Yellow/orange: Standby, Wifi connection on (enables you to receive messages) Green: On

If you want the console to completly turn off just hold down the power button for a few seconds rather than just pressing it.

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