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Originally Posted by blackbalt89;13284739 
Wait for PSN to come back online before dumping money into a PS3.

This x100.

One of the things that makes PS3 a fun experience, is indeed all the things you can do on PSN. Definitely wait for the whole thing to straighten out. Bad time to purchase one right now imo. Would be like buying a car in terrible condition. I'd honestly go for the latest PS3 slim. I have the 250GB slim. Supposedly the slim version runs cooler, and is a little faster at different tasks. I use mine for a few PS3-only titles, Netflix, and general HTPC use.
Edited by Diabolical999 - 4/27/11 at 5:40pm
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Originally Posted by ComradeNF;13284710 
Yeah I have heard quite a bit about that. I have an Xbox though so I will use that for my gaming needs. The PS3 will be more of a media server.

use it for folding!
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I'm selling an AS IS ps3 on ebay atm if youre interested lol. It gets the YLOD every few weeks so I have to keep refixing it and I'm bored with ps3..
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Originally Posted by Diabolical999;13298438 
This x100.

One of the things that makes PS3 a fun experience, is indeed all the things you can do on PSN. Definitely wait for the whole thing to straighten out. Bad time to purchase one right now imo. Would be like buying a car in terrible condition. I'd honestly go for the latest PS3 slim. I have the 250GB slim. Supposedly the slim version runs cooler, and is a little faster at different tasks. I use mine for a few PS3-only titles, Netflix, and general HTPC use.

Why wait? The best time is now, since people are probably selling thier PS3s for cheaper now.

You're right about the slim though, my LED TV puts our more heat lol.
post #45 of 46
Buy the PS3 at walmart you got 90 days to return it if you dont like it.
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post #46 of 46
You do not want a PS3, it's an illusion.

Get a 360.
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