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DISC COULD NOT BE READ

I have had a Sony PSP for approximately 1 month since Christmeas and suddenly after playing for about 30 minutes it will "stick" and if we go to reload the UMD it will say disc cannot be read......Is my system junk or is there something I can do.....I "reconfigured"everything already like another comment said on this space but with no results......Help!!!

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  • Techpoor Jan 13, 2008

    My grandson is having a similar problem with his new PSP slim i purchased for Christmas. The system shuts down for no reason while he's playing with it. He has to start over, his mother is going to return it to the store for an exchange. After reading some of these sites it sounds like this may be a real problem with this product.

  • lilg1995 Jan 27, 2009

    my firmware is 5.03 and i just got a new game for my psp and it says that. And i reformated my stick and restored refualt settings have'nt called SONY but i did remove the pack for over a minute and nothing :(

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My son's Fat PSP was having the same problem after I upgraded the firmware to 3.90. I took the battery off for a minute like Wilgar said and the UMD works again. Thanks.

Posted on Mar 14, 2008

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Acc to ma thinkin ... d system has a prob ... go 2 a technician of sony world n ask help...

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

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Had the same problem with my PSP. Didn't play any UMD games - tried cleaning laser, upgrading firmware, rebooting etc - no luck. Finally called SONY helpline, they told me to take the battery for 60 seconds & unbelievably it worked next power up on all my UMDs. Give it a try.

Posted on Feb 02, 2008

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