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I have the 20 gb original ps3(no wireless) and need a wifi adapter.What will work?
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Didnt they all come with wireless
There would be no way to install the drivets for the dongle
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They all have wireless, including the originals. I have an original in front of me next to my monitor so I know this for a fact.

EDIT: Nevermind. I have the 60GB original model. Turns out the 20GB original actually doesn't come with WiFi. My apologies.

Try picking up a cheap USB wireless adaptor and see if it works. If it does work then see if you can get a better quality one so you have a better signal.

Sony never released an official wireless adaptor for the 20GB, but the regular USB ones should work fine.
Edited by amorph - 8/20/13 at 1:11pm
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get a wireless bridge, preferably N paired with an N router
I get wired speeds using the wireless bridge
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using the above setup u can fool your ps3 thinking it's wired (where really it's wireless) then setup wireless with the router (required for the setup) and now you can use ad-hoc play if have a psp with compatible games (not sure about vita)
download the ad-hoc app off the psn
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