169w ago - As if there wasn't enough PS JailBreak clones already, the EcliPS3 PS JailBreak clone PS3 modchip has surfaced today.
The official site (linked above) currently only offers minimal details and an EcliPS3 Manual on the PlayStation 3 USB device, as follows:
EcliPS3 PS3 ModChip Features:
• USB Plug & Play (easy to install)
• No need to open your console
• Supports firmware version 3.41 (and previous ones)
• GUI (Graphical User Interface)
• Compatible with FAT and SLIM PS3
• Supports every PS3 region (USA, JAP, PAL and KOR)
• Disables automatic updates on the PS3
• Execute backups to the internal PS3 HD or even to an external USB HD
• Execute backups in 2x, the same speed as the PS3 Blu-ray
• 100% updatable via PC
170w ago - Another day and another PS JailBreak clone surfaces, this time it's the Neo JailBreak PS3 modchip clone.
From the official site (linked above): Neo Jailbreak is a USB plug and play solution that installs in seconds, keeping your valid warranty seal in tact. Easy to use installer and GUI takes you step by step.
Compatible with all production models FAT and SLIM. Supports all regions: USA, JAP, PAL and KOREA. Neo Jailbreak disables forced software updates and will never brick your console.
Supports all games (it does not allow backups of bluray movies, dvd movies, or past consoles games)
Backup games to your internal hard drive or external hard drive through USB, and boot directly off GUI. Eliminating the need for expensive blueray burners and costly blank media.
Play backups off your hard drives 2x as fast as off the blueray drive. This eliminates lags and glitches to provide you with smoother game play.
Open up your console to a new generation of homebrew applications. Load homebrew apps/games off any USB hard drive/flash drive.
Fully updatable with new features/updates by connecting Neo Jailbreak to any computers USB port.
170w ago - Earlier today we reported on the PS3AVR / TinyAVR, and now yet another PS JailBreak PS3 modchip USB clone dubbed P3Free has surfaced.
The official Web site (linked above) is still a WIP, however, a few photos and specifications are available below.
P3Free PS3 ModChip Specifications:
• Supports all PS3 models, FAT and Slim all regions
• After booting the P3Free you can remove the device from the ps3 and continue your homebrew
• Support all homebrew, like Back Up Manager and PS3 FTP Server
• Can backup Blue-Ray ISO to ps3 internal disk and external USB disk
• Supports network transfers, FTP transfer your data between PC and PS3
• Fully upgradeable, supports USB upgrade and FPC port upgrade
• Contains a build-in bootloader
• Has an hardware RESET button to reset the device when needed
Finally, the site states PSFree is in stock and additional photos and a user guide will be available soon.
170w ago - Today another PS JailBreak PS3 modchip USB clone has arrived called PS3AVR, I have ordered one and arrival date is due around the 16-17th of September so I will let you know how it performs guys 'n gals.
From their site (linked above): All PS3AVR dongles will be shipped blank so that there are no legal issues with importing and selling these items. Software will be made available to download so they can be programmed from a PC USB port with NO additional hardware.
Finished testing prototype devices on all regions of PS3 both Fat and Slim. Mass production to start and first batch should be available for shipping on the 6th of September.
We've received our first finished batch with protective rubber coating so no chance of shorting the device and damaging the PS3 USB like other designs out there. All dealers will receive their stock within the next...