Advantages And Disadvantages Of Jailbroken PS3

When you think of a gaming console first thing comes in our mind is PS3. If you are a PS3 owner and eager to know the pro’s and con’s of Jailbreaking PS3 here are some important points to remember.



Backup Games to Disk:
You can backup your Game disk in PS3 built in storage. No need to worry about changing disks all the time whenever you want to load a new game. And game loads very faster than when loading from disc. In some city’s PS3 games are available for renting, you can rent and copy the disk on your device.

MKV Videos:
MKV format don’t need any introduction for movie lovers. The main drawback for PS3 is it can’t play MKV videos. Showtime is a app for jailbroken PS3 device, it can play 1080p HD videos.

If you are a developer you can do magic with PS3. Linux ( Ubuntu )can be installed on PS3.


PS3 Jailbreak Disadvantages


No Online Gameplay:
Main disadvantage of PS3 jailbreak is online gameplay. If you are a hard core online game player after jailbreak you can’t play games online. Because for online gameplay you need to sign into PSN which will not be possible after jailbreak.

No Firmware Updates:
If you have a jailbroken PS3 you can’t update it to latest firmware, because latest firmware replaces the jailbroken firmware and removes the Jailbreak. PS3 firmware regularly to patch jailbreak firmware to stop the service.

No Playstation Plus Service:
On jailbroken PS3 you can’t access Playstation Plus service.

Rahul is the Editor-in-Chief at Thetechhacker, Phone Opinions, and Ask Hacker. After realizing an obsession with technology, he left his job career to write about technology.

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