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Should I be worried with my new PS3?

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I just bought a brand new 320gb PS3 Slim. I downloaded the FW update and started watching something on netflix(Firefly). Anyways, about 4-5 minutes in, I had to do a hard reset of the system (unplug the AC Cord). Has that happened to anyone else? Also, on MK tonight, when I threw a few iceballs at Goro with Sub Zero, there was a black box flash when the ice ball hit on impact. It didn't every time but there was what of a flash Is my PS3 damaged?
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started watching something on netflix(Firefly).


I'd wait it out. If it continues to act up on you that raises a huge red flag. Computers crash, it happens .
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That doesnt sound right , my launch 60gb has never once gave me problems like that. Give it some time and if it keeps it up try reverting back to an older update and see if that fixes it. If for some reason it dont , send it in.
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Also, on MK tonight, when I threw a few iceballs at Goro with Sub Zero, there was a black box flash when the ice ball hit on impact. It didn't every time but there was what of a flash Is my PS3 damaged?
? I don't understand any of this.
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return it and get a xbox 360
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What I mean with Mortal Kombat, was that when I hit Goro with an ice ball as sub zero, you know, (down+forward+x)= ice ball. Whenever it came in contact there was a black flash.
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return it for a replacement. Its probably defective. I have bought a 120GB slim about 6 months ago and have had no issues with overheating or anything. If you just recently got it, you should get a replacement no probs
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