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  1. #1
    B4rtj4h Guest

    PS3Break v1.1 PS JailBreak Clone PS3 ModChip Review

    Here is my PS3Break v1.1 PS JailBreak clone PS3 modchip review, which I got from www.PS3Break.com (linked above).

    Shipping info:

    The package was sent with DHL Express mail. Which means it can be all over the world in just 3-5 business days. The box was sealed with a lot of tape and the content comments were a little funny:

    - 1x USB card reader PHAT usb

    The package came through the customs without being opened or withdrawn. Payment is via CC and Paypal. If I have to believe were it is shipping from it comes from Hong Kong.

    So I would say shipping is a big 9/10.

    Package info:

    The box around the PS3Break looks very similar to the PSJailbreak box. The sticker says PS3Break V1.1 (was the newest version, there is a version 1.2 coming soon!). There is also a "truth inquiry" sticker. There is a code on it and when I check it on the website it should say LEGIT.

    When you open the box you'll find the PS3Break + a strap. It comes without any guaranty/manual enclosed. The manual can be found on the website.

    It gets a 7/10. Minor here is the lack of a manual.

    PS3Break unit itself:

    The unit looks very strong and has an aluminum case. When you hold it the first thing you'll notice is the "upgrade" key. This is needed to flash the stick with a new HEX or Firmware. When I insert the PS3Break it fits like a glove. No problems there.

    I tested this on a phat. When I power the PS3 up and immediately hit the eject button there is a small disco show inside the unit. Then it lights up green and your good to go. Although you need to power down the PS3 totally or else it will not work!

    8/10 Down side is that it's very slippy...

    PS3Break working itself:

    When I started the unit it worked like a charm. I installed the AVCHD and Game Manager (by Dean). This also works like a charm. Backuping Start the Party took about 10 minutes. Running the game also gives no problems.

    8/10 Again. The lack of a manual is still a - here.


    Very nice and satisfying product. Only down side is they already made an "thirth GEN" device. So I have got the idea I am having an old stick soon here.

    The review math:

    9 + 7 + 8 + 8 = 32

    32 / 40 * 100% = 80 total score.

    More PlayStation 3 News...

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Thanks for the review B4rtj4h, I have added it to our PS3 Reviews archive page and +Rep!

  3. #3
    B4rtj4h Guest
    No problem =3.

    Working on the review about the P3Hub2 as we speak.

  4. #4
    Helmax Guest
    how does 32/40 * 100% = 95 ???

    If you wanted to grade it based on that ratio, wouldnt it be 80/100?

  5. #5
    oVERSoLDiER Guest
    Nyko Media Hub was sent from the PS3 Break to you for free ? Or you get it on an separate way ?

  6. #6
    B4rtj4h Guest
    Hmm ... seems i miscalculated there BIG time :|

    Eh Bozz? Can you edit the post a little bit? Thnx Helmax

    Quote Originally Posted by oVERSoLDiER View Post
    Nyko Media Hub was sent from the PS3 Break to you for free ? Or you get it on an separate way ?
    I had that separate. But left it in on purpose. So every one can see that it works in combination with other stuff. Like a Nyko Media Hub.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Sure, edit it to what he posted for the math or ?

  8. #8
    B4rtj4h Guest
    It should be 80% score instead of 95%

  9. #9
    oVERSoLDiER Guest
    Edit : Good review, would buy the new Version, but can't make out between PS3 Break, PS3 Key or PS3USBJailbreak :S

    and yeah, your calculation is wired.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Quote Originally Posted by B4rtj4h View Post
    It should be 80% score instead of 95%
    I have now corrected the first post to reflect this.

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