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continuous play, back?

Discussion in 'Console Games & Hardware' started by Nodiggidy123, 13 May 2010.

  1. Nodiggidy123


    Joined: 8 Apr 2008

    Posts: 3,076

    Location: a galaxy far far away

    ive just had a letter from sony saying that they are sorry i have cancelled my ps3 repair plan. (i cancelled over a year ago).

    anyway it appears that continous play is back in some shape or form as the letter is now inviting me to take out a new cover option provided by domestic and general. the plan cost 5.06/ month if u pay via direct debit.

    the only thing a little worrying that i have seen is this quote

    "but eventually your playstation 3 WILL develop a fault"

    now i know this is a very broad statement but could this be used as admission of a inherrent design flaw?
  2. iamtheoneneo


    Joined: 15 Mar 2010

    Posts: 9,975

    Location: Bucks

    well eventually it will....just depends when , 5 months , 5 years , 50 years - it will get knackered at some point.
  3. mcwildcard


    Joined: 29 Jun 2005

    Posts: 4,598

    Location: London

    If they'd let me on it, I'd snap up continuous play, my PS3 is out of warranty now and I don't like the possiblility I might have to fork out for a new unit if it goes pop.
    Having said that, I could probably get about £140ish for my current 80GB one on the MM and for the extra £60 odd I might be able to snag a new slim one with warranty.
  4. Macky


    Joined: 5 Apr 2009

    Posts: 5,828

    Location: England

    Nah not worth it I don't think. PS3's are built pretty well now. The failure rate is very low on the latest Slims I think. In 5 years PS4 will probably be out. :)
  5. mame


    Joined: 16 Jul 2007

    Posts: 7,691

    Location: Stoke on Trent