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1. Posted: Tue 8th Sep 2009 17:40 BST
I just called Chumleighs and they said they had an ORIGINAL ps3 with ps1,2,and 3 compatibility and the whole 4 usb ports and what not used for $274. I was thinking this sounds ok, but really i was originally looking at a slim, not the oldest ps3 model, but then again, ive never owned either so i don't know if its a great deal or not. Anyway, its only 60gb, and the slim is 120gb, so im still thinking this isn't a great deal, but if anyone disagrees, id like to know.
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2. Posted: Tue 8th Sep 2009 17:42 BST
Unless you intend to to use it for a lot of PS2 gaming I'd leave it and get the slim version.
3. Posted: Tue 8th Sep 2009 21:20 BST
get a slim
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4. Posted: Tue 8th Sep 2009 22:00 BST
I have the ps3 Phat which has a bigger processer than the slim i think correct me if im wrong. But the slim is better in so many ways.
Edited on Tue 8th September, 2009 @ 22:12 by odd69
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5. Posted: Tue 8th Sep 2009 22:47 BST
Just out of curiosity, do you live anywhere near Peterborough or Kingston? I thought there was only 3 Chumleighs in existance, and they're all in southern Ontario.
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6. Posted: Tue 8th Sep 2009 23:38 BST
LOL YESS TODDR! Belleville bud, u probably live near me!
And thanks guys i reasoned it was such a bad deal for half the hardrive space
7. Posted: Wed 9th Sep 2009 01:02 BST
I would recommend getting the 120 GB PS3 Slim. You'll get more space for just a few dollars more. I know I am.
8. Posted: Wed 9th Sep 2009 01:52 BST
LOL YESS TODDR! Belleville bud, u probably live near me!And thanks guys i reasoned it was such a bad deal for half the hardrive space
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9. Posted: Wed 9th Sep 2009 02:02 BST
Considering the 60GB version with backwards compatibility sells for about $350 and upwards, yes it was a good deal. If you want backwards compatibility or even if you change your mind and want to sell it to make a slight profit.
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10. Posted: Wed 9th Sep 2009 02:33 BST
Slim..... Im fixing to have to upgrade my Phat 80 gig to a 500 gig because Im out of hard drive space already and Ive only had it a year.
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11. Posted: Wed 9th Sep 2009 02:37 BST
A Slim for $26 more. I'm assuming you have a PS2...so why do you need more backward compatibility?
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12. Posted: Wed 9th Sep 2009 03:16 BST
actually no i dont have a ps2, a hopeful ps3 would be my first sony console.
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13. Posted: Wed 9th Sep 2009 03:20 BST
My PS2 is on it's last legs
I really hoped the PS3 Slim was backwards compatible
14. Posted: Thu 10th Sep 2009 17:30 BST
Wait, how is the slim better? They took out several features!
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15. Posted: Sat 12th Sep 2009 22:51 BST
i heard the features were all the same...
16. Posted: Sat 12th Sep 2009 22:56 BST
Nope there is no more backwards compatibilty on the slim, there is one usb port instead of 4 the buttons are push instead of touch to name a few.
17. Posted: Sat 12th Sep 2009 22:57 BST
o ye ye i know that i thought he meant there are less features in the slim and the current ps3 phat with the taken out ps2 compatibility not the oldest ps3 phat
Edited on Sat 12th September, 2009 @ 22:57 by Modern_Legend
18. Posted: Sat 12th Sep 2009 23:00 BST
well if you have a PS2 already(which has so many games compared to PS3) than get the Slim,but if you don't then getting a Slim will cost you the ability to play the awesome games on ps2
19. Posted: Sat 12th Sep 2009 23:04 BST
odd69 wrote:I have the ps3 Phat which has a bigger processer than the slim i think correct me if im wrong. But the slim is better in so many ways.Wait, how is the slim better? They took out several features!
Well honestly, i think the ps3 slim being energy efficient is awesome. But I much rather my phat with all the extra features. Plus the Phat has a better processer so that means quicker loading times. So take that back i'd rather the phat. I guess for DaDun i suggest the slim because of it's 120 gig drive.
20. Posted: Sat 12th Sep 2009 23:15 BST
Alright thanks, im not really keen on going back and playing many ps2 games, i like buying/playing current gen more so ill go odd69's rout but thanks a lot to u 2 koto and others