Repair: More Xbox 360 and PS3 disassembly

Xbox 360 with heat sink installed ready to test

  • Problem: No video output on Component and HDMI
  • Solution: Reflow of the scaler chip (Identified by having the words “Hana” on top).
  • Fixed? Yes

xbox_scaler

PS3 Mainboard

  • Fully working board from later model PS3. Taken out to show huge fan and lack of Emotion Engine chip

ps3_board_fan

PS3 Wi-Fi board

ps3_wifi

Close up of the PS3 ‘Reality Synthesiser/RSX’ graphic chip

ps3_rschip

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