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Re: My PS3 fan is going crazy.


yoAndrew wrote:

Its probably normal, what do you have 60Gb?

 

I read about this somewhere else on these forums. 

 

Think of it as a bonus, you now have a fan heater for those cold autumn night sessions.  :xBigGrin:


I have a refurb 40GB.

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Re: My PS3 fan is going crazy.

try it in the missionary position (horizontal) i had this problem with gta4 only and turning from vertical to flat stopped it
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Re: My PS3 fan is going crazy.

mine does the same, play uncharted for about 20mins fan kicks in, but stops the second i turn uncharted off lol
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Re: My PS3 fan is going crazy.


scou89 wrote:
mine does the same, play uncharted for about 20mins fan kicks in, but stops the second i turn uncharted off lol

Better than toasting the ps3, isn't it? :smileytongue:

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Re: My PS3 fan is going crazy.

The funny thing is that the fan immediately stops spinning like crazy the moment I quit Uncharted 2.
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Re: My PS3 fan is going crazy.

That happens to me too!

As soon as I get off the Uncharted 2 Beta the fan goes back to level 1

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Re: My PS3 fan is going crazy.

Doesn't happen on my PS3 Slim. :smileysurprised:

 

I remember GTA4 done the exact same thing on my 60GB.

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mattclfc wrote:

hazardous_zone wrote:
sony have ban you form playing uncharted 2 among thiefs

:smileyindifferent:, Most effective way of banning you, "Lets make there fan's louder :smileyindifferent:


 

LOL! :smileyvery-happy::smileytongue:
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Gotoxy-90 wrote:
Whenever I play the Uncharted 2 Beta, the fan on my PS3 starts spinning like crazy and it sounds like a blowdryer (very loud).

And this only happens with Uncharted 2. No other game makes my PS3 fan spinn like crazy.


Must be the firmware, just ask T-E-X..  He knows everything about PS3.

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Gotoxy-90 wrote:
Maybe it's because Uncharted 2 takes advantage of ALL the processing power in the PS3, which makes the unit hotter than usual which means the fan has to spinn really fast to keep it cool :smileytongue:

 

There you go! !you just answered your own QUestion! :smileytongue:
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