Is PS3 40GB Backwards Compatible?

avatarBustingSpire2 months ago
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avatarMuggingCreek2 months ago

Nope, the PS3 40GB model does not have backwards compatibility for PS2 games, only PS1 games.

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avatarPracticingClock2 months ago

If you wanna play PS2 games, look for the 60GB or the early 80GB models. The 40GB model won't cut it.


avatarSortyingSlag2 months ago

Hot take: Just stick with the PS2 or get a newer PlayStation model for a better experience with older games.


avatarCorsetingJoke2 months ago

Unfortunately, the PS3 40GB can only play PS1 games. You'll need to get the 60GB or 80GB model for PS2 compatibility.

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