What is the point of keeping a dump of your NOR bios?

Discussion in 'PS3 - Hacking & Homebrew' started by Pedeadstrian, Oct 20, 2013.

  1. Pedeadstrian

    Pedeadstrian GBAtemp's Official frill-necked lizard.

    Oct 12, 2012
    United States
    Sandy Eggo
    I recently sent my PS3 to a dude to have him downgrade, and on his page he says he can give me a copy of my bios if I request it. Is my hunch correct in that the bios is useless to the average person without an E3 flasher?
  2. tHciNc

    tHciNc Total Random

    Jan 14, 2006
    New Zealand
    Yup it is, just incase you do happen to brick your console you might have a chance for recovery.. , most people keep all their backups when downgrading, never know when you might need to flash something again
  3. DinohScene

    DinohScene Feed Dino to the Sharks

    GBAtemp Patron
    DinohScene is a Patron of GBAtemp and is helping us stay independent!

    Our Patreon
    Oct 11, 2011
    Best to keep it, you can always get it restored if it gets bricked accidentally.
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice