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PSA: Sony No Longer Servicing Old / Backwards Compatible PS3 Systems 650°
July 6, 2015 // 12:13 am - I would like to inform everybody that Sony no longer services any of the old PS3 models, most notably the desirable CECHA01, CECHB01, and CECHE01 systems that have backwards compatibility.

Entering the serial number on the PlayStation support site produces and "invalid" result, and refers to phone 1-800-345-SONY (7669) or chat for more options.

Upon phoning Sony, I was told that the old systems were no longer supported, and my only option was to pay $100 to trade in the CECHA01 for a 12GB Super Slim PS3. I laughed and...

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Sony Files Patent for Adapter to Make PS3 Backwards Compatible 700°
September 14, 2010 // 3:25 pm - According to Siliconera.com (linked above), Sony Japan has officially filed a patent for an adapter to make PS3 backwards compatible with PlayStation 2 titles.

To quote on the PS2 to PS3 adapter patent: "Japanese message boards are buzzing about a patent filed by Sony Computer Entertainment Japan for a new generation to previous generation console adapter.

We checked the Japanese Patent database...

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Sony Refuses to Replace Backwards-Compatible PS3 Consoles 750°
April 15, 2009 // 11:27 pm - A TAWKN (linked above) user who goes by dn2500f has had his 80GB PS3 with backwards-compatibility at Sony's repair center in Ontario, Canada for three weeks now.

Sony apparently only offered to give him a new model 80GB PS3, which does not include PS2 support (over 1,900 PS2 games that he can no longer play).

To quote: Today he called in to get a status update and was told that it was beyond repair, and because Sony doesn't make that model anymore they can't replace it... despite the fact that he bought four years' worth of Sony Care extended warranty for it,...

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