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Apr 10 2013
By: AiRborne_Defy First Son 5 posts
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Help!!!

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My ps3 just became really slow in the past week. I tried resetting the ps3 and rebuilding the data but it just won't work. Now it's really slow to even restore. Please help!
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Fender Bender
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Apr 10, 2013

sounds like the hdd is going bad..

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First Son
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Apr 10, 2013
Do you know how the hdd would go bad?
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Apr 10, 2013

Moved from Playstation General

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Uncharted Territory
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Apr 10, 2013

Is the drive getting full? That could cause it to slow down.

Currently playing Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition

60GB Fat OFW 4.50
250GB SuperSlim OFW 4.50
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First Son
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Apr 10, 2013
Idk I haven't download any games. It's like 3 years old. Could age make it go bad?
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Uncharted Territory
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Apr 10, 2013

Dunno, I suupose it could. My 60GB fat from 2007 still has the original Seagate 60GB HDD in it. What do you mean by slow?

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60GB Fat OFW 4.50
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First Son
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Apr 10, 2013
I mean like it takes forever to restore. It would get to 50 and start over
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Uncharted Territory
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Apr 10, 2013

If nothing is wrong with anything on the PS3, then I would not worry about it. A typical long restore on a drive can take 23-27 minutes. Is it taking longer than that?

Currently playing Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition

60GB Fat OFW 4.50
250GB SuperSlim OFW 4.50
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First Son
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Apr 10, 2013
It took hours to reach 50 and just went back to zero.
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