Released in Japan on December 12, 2004, in North America on March 24, 2005, and in Europe on 1 September, 2005.

51 Questions View all

Is it worth fixing?

hello,

i have a PSP that scratches games and it has a scrtched faceplate(mix of medium to light)

It did a number on one of my games and will not read correctly(VERY slow, sometimes it wont go unless i take it out and reinstall it)

is it worth fixing or should i sell it for parts on ebay?

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0

Comments:

you could homebrew it, and not worry about the UMD drive.

by

Add a comment

1 Answer

Chosen Solution

You could homebrew it, if you buy a Pandora battery, and a spare memory stick (512MB+ so you can make a magic memory stick with Rain'sUltraLite) you can downgrade to v5.03, flash a custom firmware, and run emulators, and games without a disk, taken that you have a large enough memory stick. You could have a hacked PSP for about $15 worth of stuff, since the PSP1000 is completelly hackable

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1

Comments:

i prefer the UMDS too

by

There might be a peice of bent metal, inside of the drive

by

my UMD drive made a ton of noise, i rebuilt it, and now it works fine

by

ilooked with a flashlight in my drive

by

and it appears fine

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

Nick will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 0

All Time: 986