The PlayStation 3 (or commonly known as the PS3) is the third home computer entertainment system produced by Sony Computer Entertainment, and the successor to the PlayStation 2. It was released November 11, 2006

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My ps3 still overheats after about 5 mins

i cleaned all the dust from my ps3 replaced heat paste but my ps3 still overheats after about 5 mins

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Damage has already been done to the CPU / GPU chip. The temporary solution is to reflow the GPU and CPU die/chip in an attempt to get the solder joints to the logic board connected properly. The new PS3 models if I can remember have this issue fixed for overheating. (Correct me if I'm wrong.)

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