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PS3 Retail Demo Mode

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

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  • Anonymous Apr 07, 2009

    i need the demo code for firmware 2.70

  • hamerboy1 Apr 30, 2009

    does any one have the code for mode 1.93?

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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

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Hey Gab,

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

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The code for 2.3 is 6558. good luck and update to 2.7 7164

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Demo Code 2.7 7164

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

In security settings, HOLD L1 + R1 + square + select

then enter 6 5 5 8

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TAKE IT BACK TO THE PAWN AND TELL THEM THEY SOLD YOU A **** UNIT!

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From everything I have been able to find, a unit that has demo mode on it, is never supposed to be used for retail consumption. Those modes are only for actual demo models in stores. I reviewed alot of information trying to find this out, but it appears that there is no way around this.

Sorry I cannot be of more help.

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