Few Questions

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Sep 30, 2010

Few Questions by Intimidator88 at 9:38 AM (1,046 Views / 0 Likes) 10 replies

  1. Intimidator88
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    Ok so im about to buy a psp after all this time and wanted to know does it have something like the DS where i can buy a flashcard for it so i can just download games for it like m3 real i have for my DS. If not how is it possible to download psp games and play them on the psp?

    I just wanna know the details on this b4 i buy a certain model. BTW i have heard to get a 1000 model whys that? Sorry for the noobish questions just wanting some info.
     
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    Ok i see how to hack it now so what do i do after i hack it? Like just download games and put them in a folder or do i need the psp and do the hacking and it will become clear then?
     
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    Also what can a psp play? Like would i be able to play like gba,snes and nes roms on it like the ds does? If so can it go farther and play ps1 games as well?
     
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    http://gbatemp.net/t224035-psp-retro-emulators
    and yes, PSP can play PS1 games.
     
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    Fixed for correctness.
     
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    They still have the same motherboard if they are higher than 5.03.
    And AFAIK, the motherboards are known as semi-hackable.

    If the OP read my guide that I linked to in my post, he would of known that he cannot use semi-cfw.

    edit: and with this question popping up every two or three days, it gets boring having to repeat yourself OVER and OVER again.
     
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    Those motherboards may be known as semi-hackable, but they are ONLY semi-hackable with the 5.03 firmware. I know I am being anal-retentive here ;-) but this small detail should be stressed IMHO, as it can save many people from frustration if they buy a 3000 with a higher firmware version and find out they cannot play isos on it.
     
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    That's what they get for not searching or at least reading the stickys.
     
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    Fixed for language abuse. [​IMG]
     
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    GBA: gPSP emulator, works 100% smooth on most games.*
    PS1: pops, built-in emulator made by sony, most games work, all run smooth, but you need to convert images to eboot format first. *1
    haven't checked nes/snes yet but those should work too.

    even old PC games can be made to work using dosbox(old=DOS era though)*

    DS is possible as well, but only at unplayable speeds.
    N64 works too(daedalus, not very stable though), and pretty much any console older than the ones listed here.*




    *:can work on newer firmwares using homebrewloader, but this requires very specific PSN bought games with hacked saves

    *1
    :works on official firmware too, but only with games supplied by sony through PSN
     

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