Archive for the 'Hardware' Category
At the recent Destination Playstation event held by Sony in Arizona two new bundles were announced. The one announcement that peaked my interest was of course, the God of War PSP Entertainment Pack shipping in June. This bundle contains a new blood red PSP and a copy of the God of War: Chains of Olympus [...]
Everybody run over to Kmart and grab a battery quick! That’s right, Kmart is selling 1800mAh battery packs for a measely $4. This is perfect for those who find their PSP battery drained after that four hour SOCOM frag fest or those who travel around a lot and could use a good spare. There’s also [...]
Official install diagrams for the Undiluted Platinum have been released! The process seems pretty complicated as there are quite a few solder points. If you’ve never soldered before, you’ll probably end up turning your PSP into a fancy paper weight. Now, before you get all excited, I should mention that the Undiluted Platinum doesn’t work [...]
Siliconera has pointed out an awesome deal. Sandisk has a coupon that allows $25 off a 512MB Sandisk PRO Duo at Circuit City, GameStop, or Best Buy. Luckily, the cards only sell for $19.99 at Best Buy so you can print out the coupon and take it in for a free memory card. While I [...]
Llamma has finished his LED mod for the PSP. The mod consists of placing LEDs in each trigger button and the center of the D-pad and face buttons. The LED’s are powered by the PSP’s battery and they turn off automagically when your PSP is running low on juice. This is definitely the most impressive [...]
One of the guys over at bit-tech.net broke his analogue stick while playing OutRun 2006 so he decided to buy a replacement part from PSP Tree. As you can probably tell, he did a little more than replace the analogue stick. Since his warranty was already void, he decided to replace the original black face [...]
The PSP community shook with excitement when the first PSP mod chip was revealed this week. Today, more information has been revealed about this amazing piece of circuitry including a picture of it installed inside a ceramic white PSP. The Undiluted Platinum will allow PSP users to effectively duel boot your PSP. The chip contains [...]
The first mod chip entitled “Undiluted Platinum” has been anounced.
Neuros has issued a warning for people using the MPEG-4 Recorder 2 and the Sony PSP. If you upgrade to Firmware 2.7, you will no longer be able to play files recorded with the Recorder 2. “We don’t think Sony did this on purpose, but, for now, PSPs with the upgraded firmware won’t play files [...]
PSP Updates (via XPBargins) has posted some steps in getting 3 1GB Sandisk (The only ones worth buying) Memory Sticks for around $110. It requires the use of some online coupons but isn’t a bad deal. I would also recommend reading the comments in that same post for some additional deals that readers have posted.
PSP Updates (via NeoGAF) reports that Europe has a new bundle for the PSP. The new value pack now includes the PSP game Daxter for a price of 249 Euros. Additionally, the price of the GigaPack has been dropped to 249 Euros as well. Additionally mentioned is the fact that the original value pack w/o [...]