Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
check on the ps3 and if an orange light is flashing then you have the "flash of death" its the same thing as the rings of death on the xbox 360 you are going to need to go get it repaired its about 40-60 bucks not sure. you can also reset the whole thing by hold the power button in the front down and hold for about 30-40 secs if that doesn't work the its option 1 or you should get it check out before going to get it fixed
Posted on Apr 28, 2009
this is probably an warning about problems with your hardware (such as gpu or ram modules) .
The only thing you can do is taking the system to an assistance centre for hardware checking, they will test all the components of the system .
if your system is covered by warranty, don't waste time and call sony as soon as you can !!
unfortunately, there isn't any firmware solution to fix it, because all system functionality is prejudiced.
the only thing you can do (i belive it wont work), is reseting av settings by holding the on;off button when starting up the system .
Posted on Jul 27, 2009
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If you are getting this error it is called the no display error.
The reason that it happens is because the GPU which deals with all of your graphics has overheated. You just need to stop the heat build up in order to make it work again.
The first way you can fix the No Display Error is by sending it in but bear in mind for this problem there is a $150 charge for the repair which is pretty steep!
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