Resident of PSX-Scene
, Mark Webber
, has released the information needed to restore lost Blu Ray playback functionality on consoles which lost this ability, I.E. Phat Consoles with 256mb NANDs
that were downgraded using the Service Mode
method. If your Phat console has lost Blu Ray playback
, you can now use this easy method to to re-enable the lost feature
Ok, so finally....
How To Recover BD Playback On 256meg Fats
You will need to QA flag your PS3
you are on 3.55: Using the special 3.55 downgrade PUP by Jaicrab, then down again to 3.15 or 3.41 using stock PUP files
Follow this guide to QA flag your PS3
Originally Posted by ps3nemesis
Play a BD disc with the highest MKB version you can get..Latest release from Blockbuster or whatever.
: It may start to play and then you get no video output to the tv.This happened a few times to me. Just power off, accept the "naughty boy" messgage from Sony and try again until it plays. If it keeps doing this, you need to change to AV or component leads since your TV seems to not be 100% HDMI/BD compliant.
I have tested this on several (at least 5) PS3's with 100% success rate.
Thanks to Mark Webber
for the news!
Edited by tthousand