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My friend have the older (Fat) PS3 version. I think it's a 60GB or 80GB not sure, the one that use the software to play PS2 games. He is having problem playing some games. He said something about not capable with the software or something, is there any way to fix this? He was trying to play the game "Black" from PS2.

Will update the problem later. But that's all the told me right now.
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The 80GB Motostorm PS3 can play most PS2 games but not all.

The 60GB PS3 essentially has a PS2 built in and can play all PS2 games.
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Are you sure the Discs aren't scratched? According to the wikipedia spreadsheet, that game should work. There's only about 5 total games that don't, out of all the ps2 games made.

It lists the problems as "At various points during gameplay, the user’s character teleports to a random nearby location. At various points during gameplay, the user's character may become stuck."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of...yStation_games
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He said it's not scratch. But I'll go over to his house to take a look at it.

Thanks for the input!
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firmware update
sony had a log of what was fixed during certain firmware updates
I believe that list is no longer updated but is still around
gamestop sells refurbished 60GB's, reasonably priced compared to ebay
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