Jul 06

Have you ever wondered how much abuse a PS3 blu ray disc can take?

See what happen to the Blu Ray disc when we put it through some extreme punishment.

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Mar 24

If your not sure if you laser is working properly you can do a few tests to diagnose the fault with your laser.

You need a few discs to test the console and see where the problem is.

Audio CD

DVD Movie

Blu Ray Movie

PS3 Blu Ray Game

So we are testing three different  media types with your laser CD, DVD & Blu Ray, test your console with each of the discs and compare your results below to confirm where the fault could be.

Audio CD – Not reading

DVD Movie – Ok

Blu Ray Movie – Ok

PS3 Blu Ray Game – Ok

If you have this result is could be because the laser lens is dirty, the disc is damaged or dirty or a software problem with your PS3.

Audio CD – Not reading

DVD Movie – Not reading

Blu Ray Movie – OK

PS3 Blu Ray Game – Ok

If you have this result is could be because the laser lens is dirty, laser is faulty or a software problem with your PS3.

Audio CD – OK

DVD Movie – Ok

Blu Ray Movie – Not reading

PS3 Blu Ray Game – Ok

It’s most likely that your laser is fine and the fault lies with your PS3 system software.

Top tip!

Try using a PS3 Laser lens cleaning disc before you

dismantle your console and take your laser out.

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