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Buddy of mine sold me an old 40GB for $250. Its running 2.8 I believe, has the "Install other OS" and it works great. So... What should I do with this thing that could be potentially interesting? Beside play games of course.
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Sell it and buy an Xbox.
    
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F@h.
    
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post #4 of 34
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Sell it and buy an Xbox.
Correct, although if iwere you i would just update and buy games to play online. No pointing hacking it, since PS3 are going crazy about it.
post #5 of 34
Use it to stream videos to from your pc wirelessly. watch blue rays. I think it has netflix too
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Use it to stream videos to from your pc wirelessly. watch blue rays. I think it has netflix too
This.


I now have a $300 Netflix machine. Of course I play games occasionally..I believe you can fold on a Ps3 too.
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post #7 of 34
Blurays and Netflix are nice.

Oh, and so is Uncharted 2. God of War. Killzone. inFamous. LittleBigPlanet.

Make sure you check out the exclusives on the PS3, most of them are well worth your money.
    
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save your money
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post #9 of 34
$250 for a 40gb ps3 that is used is kind of pricey.

Do you want to use a different OS? if not the update it so you can get online

play all the decent dedicated ps3 titles and if you have netflix then enjoy your movies. You can also setup ps3 to connect to a htpc network and be able to stream riped dvd's and etc. Folding is another option.
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post #10 of 34
Get PS3 Media Server so you can stream anything from your computer. I do more gaming on the Xbox and use the PS3 for media.
He charged you quite a bit for a PS3 of that age.
    
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