Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
I work for a retail store,and we received 2 PS3 60GB models.One of them went on display,the other I won it.Once powered on,it says "Demonstration Mode 2.3" on the bottom right corner.
Is there a way I can get it out of this demo mode and basically turn it into a regular PS3?The only thing I can do with it is update and play/watch demos that are loaded on it. Thanks
In security settings press and hold select + square + L1 and L2
than enter 1 of these following codes depending on your version number
1.5x code: 5202
1.6x code: 7568
1.7x code: 0506
1.8x code: 7712 or 7259
and the ps3 will be unlocked from demo mode.
but be aware that this will only be for a couple of minutes.
so make sure you have the latest firmware the not demo one but the ordinary from the playstation site on a removable storage media
something like a memory stick or flash drive
so you can update immediately after unlocking you ps3! only this way you can completely unlock your system!!
Posted on May 02, 2008
i tried installing an update using the USB thumb drive and it would not allow the update to read it. so im sure this is sony's doing. anybody have any other ideas? would a cd work?
Posted on Oct 14, 2008
The code for 2.3 is 6558. good luck and update to 2.7 7164
Posted on Jun 02, 2009
Demo Code 2.7 7164
Posted on Jun 02, 2009
In security settings, HOLD L1 + R1 + square + select
then enter 6 5 5 8
Posted on Jul 03, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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