Looking to buy a new PS3 (Jailbreakable)

Discussion in 'PS3 - Hacking & Homebrew' started by mocalacace, Nov 14, 2010.

  1. mocalacace

    mocalacace GBAtemp Fan

    Sep 28, 2008
    United States
    I'm looking to buy a new PS3 that is jailbreakable. Is there anyway to tell the manufacture date to know if it is jailbreakable. I know on 360's they can be JTAGed if they were made before July of 09. If I managed to buy one made in July or August would it still be on 3.41 or would they have it updated with 3.42 or higher?
  2. ddetkowski

    ddetkowski GBAtemp Maniac

    Jun 15, 2009
    United States
    United States
    dont think any on the market as new are below 3.42.....
    get a used one at gamestop, best bet....
  3. Sotoro

    Sotoro GBAtemp Fan

    Apr 7, 2008
    Gambia, The
    no need to buy a used since the downgrader for firmeware is released
  4. steam

    steam Advanced Member

    Aug 2, 2007
    United States
    i bought one from Amazon 3days ago...received it already and it is 3.41
  5. Sao Mortel

    Sao Mortel GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jul 23, 2008
    new in store are 3.41 so far there has not been reports of others firmware so far.

    As for downgrader Its not been comfirmed by a reliable source so far a video is not enough for me. PSjailbreak were going around for months saying they were gonna crack 3.5 firmware they did not . downgrader would be still over 150$ retail so is it really worth it when is half the price of a new ps3 with a controller.

    Buy your ps3 now and you are ok.