Question about Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console
Could be dirt on Blu-ray lens
To allow the drive to read 25GB worth of info, the Blu-ray lens is placed very close to the disc surface
-somewhere between 0.1 and 0.3 millimeters. Here's the potential problem. The Blu-ray disc is coated with Zircon, a substance almost as tough as diamond. When the disc heats up it could undergo warping. Since the Zircon is stiffer than Al Gore, the disc can only warp downwards towards the lens.
"Guess what happens when you run Zircon over glass at 2000rpm?" asks Jim. The heart-stopping answer: you're going to need a new Blu-ray lens. What does that mean to PS3 gamers? "Who can say? To be honest, I'd expect any drive or disc to fail in some way if it was being rattled about whilst trying to run and the Xbox 360 is a prime example, " says Jim. "But it'll be interesting to see how the PS3 is treated by the public when in use and to see what errors are thrown up by the Blu-ray drives. As I said, the tolerances in the Blu-ray system unlike HD DVD, don’t leave much room for 'user error.'"
Posted on Oct 02, 2009
PS3 is The amazing device by sony but it has some common problems like disc read error, unreadable disc etc.... Good news is that these all problems can be repaired with the help of DIY Guides, one such guide available at PS3 Repair Blog
Posted on Mar 13, 2009
THere is an error with your Blu-Ray driver.. It happened to me too.. Had to send it to the respective country i bought it from and Sony were very Helpful in replacing the console since it was under warranty!! Hope yours is too!!
Posted on May 08, 2008
Seems to me that your BluRay drive died.. time to call SONY and schedule a repair.
Posted on May 07, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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