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Does anyone know what's the operating temp of the PS3? I have a slim and I rarely use it since I'm not home often. I'm now planning on bringing it to my dorm but I kinda scared of the conditions compared to my room at home. I usually run it in my room with the air conditioning at full and with less dust. My dorm room is a bit hot during the day time and a kinda cold during the night but still I have to take my shirt off or I'll sweat; dust also accumulates fast. I don't know the room temp of my dorm room since I don't have a thermometer.

Do you guys think it's advisable to bring it here?
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I forgot the specifics. But it's the same as any piece of electronics.
The system itself gives off 70 - 80 degrees and never goes over 90. (Fahrenheit)
Edited by Paratrooper1n0 - 8/21/11 at 4:02am
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should be just fine, do you know how many people game for hours on one when there tucked inside of an entertainment self with no air flow at all. If you are really worried about the dust just blow it out with a can of air every once in a while.
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27 degrees celsius.. hmm...
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Originally Posted by Paratrooper1n0;14661456 
I forgot the specifics. But it's the same as any piece of electronics.
The system itself gives off 70 - 80 degrees and never goes over 90. (Fahrenheit)

My laptop runs cool in my dorm room so I think it'll be fine? :|
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should be just fine, do you know how many people game for hours on one when there tucked inside of an entertainment self with no air flow at all. If you are really worried about the dust just blow it out with a can of air every once in a while.

hmm.. I dunno about entertainment centers. I'm so protective with my PS3 that I only use it when my air conditioning is on. smile.gif)
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The PS3 most likely runs cooler than your lappy. So yes, it will be fine.
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of course it will be fine, do you think ps3's suddenly start breaking as soon as you get close to the equator? tongue.gif
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^ your avatar says it all smile.gif)
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