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  1. snkplkn replied to the thread PS5 No Playstation 5 reveal in february sony cancels PAX East show due to coronavirus.

    Masks are in shortage here too in India. All these cheap masks are useless. You need proper N95 respirators (like 3M etc). They are...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 12:40 PM
  2. snkplkn replied to the thread PS5 No Playstation 5 reveal in february sony cancels PAX East show due to coronavirus.

    Don't know how things will pan out as virus will hit US & Europe. But yes, one problem for new consoles has been the lack of new game...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 9:44 AM
  3. snkplkn replied to the thread PS5 No Playstation 5 reveal in february sony cancels PAX East show due to coronavirus.

    Don't know the full extent of factories shutdown in China. But something like PS5 takes thousands of components & they are built at...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 9:27 AM
  4. snkplkn replied to the thread PS5 No Playstation 5 reveal in february sony cancels PAX East show due to coronavirus.

    PS5 launch will surely get delayed due to manufacturing issues. By how much, difficult to say. Situation is very bad in China as many...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 4:58 AM
  5. snkplkn replied to the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    They are manufacturing Super Slims which was the last gen of PS3. The first gen PS3 FATs were manufactured at least 5-6 years before...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 4:52 AM
  6. snkplkn liked DeViL303's post in the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    One thing that could lead to differences in consoles is the binning of chips... For example if we know they used the better binned chips...

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  7. snkplkn liked Desmo's post in the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    Bought it in 2017 when I was on a business trip in Tokyo. Just decided on a whim to find/buy a Japanese made A00 and found it at a...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 4:48 AM
  8. snkplkn replied to the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    Another thing. In globalized world, most manufacturing is uniform and pretty much outsourced in China. (i don't think Sony has any...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 1:49 PM
  9. snkplkn replied to the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    I don't know how anyone can buy these old Japanese built units. Rare to find specially in US.

    Feb 27, 2020 at 1:35 PM
  10. snkplkn liked Desmo's post in the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    Meh, my Japanese made A00 is the best unit in the world simply because I say so. Anyone else who doesn't think so can go fly a kite.

    Feb 27, 2020 at 1:34 PM
  11. snkplkn liked sandungas's post in the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    You think japanese consoles are special, you are ingoring what i tryed to explain, and you are also ignoring a couple of advises from...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:43 AM
  12. snkplkn replied to the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    @sandungas You may know this better than me, but is it possible that some spare parts in consoles is different when they are...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:42 AM
  13. snkplkn liked sandungas's post in the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    Just to conclude this discussion about manufactring methods, compare this 2 tables of psdevwiki...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:13 AM
  14. snkplkn replied to the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

    I was checking these motherboard manufacturing videos. There is difference in manufacturing technology over time & it minimizes the...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 9:13 AM
  15. snkplkn liked littlebalup's post in the thread PS3 PS3 Manufacturing process.

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    Feb 27, 2020 at 7:53 AM