Installing a modchip on the PS2 for Dummies!!
Hi every body, This topic is for everybody who wants to get information of soldering chips to the PS2!! Everybody who wants to help making the FAQ complete, please do it!!
STEP 1: What kind of Mainboard do I have?
The people who design a PS2 are very smart!! They come out with new Mainboards that the PS2 everytime needs a new modchip for the new mainboard!! At this moment there are 8 Mainboards avaiable, all boards are counted and from the the beginning to end we call them V (Version). So that means that there are eight V's. At this moment known are: V1,V2,V3,V4,V5,V6,V7,V8
Every Version gots it's own specs . .
The first thing you got to know to put a modchip in is checking what kind of Mainboard you got . .
You can do that by checking this link:
Check the Mainboard Version
AfterChecking what kind of Mainboard version you got, continue to the next step.
STEP 2: Selecting a Modchip
Now you'll have to choose what kind of modchip you want.
It must be a modchip that's compatible with your Version PS2.
After Selecting a Modchip continue to the next step