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  Reply # 944683 3-Dec-2013 12:55 Send private message

khull: just scored 2x psn+ 1 year memberships for US $30 each! excited now.


From where? 

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  Reply # 944707 3-Dec-2013 13:26 Send private message

surfisup1000:
khull: just scored 2x psn+ 1 year memberships for US $30 each! excited now.


From where? 


amazon had a black friday sale, they were USD$30 and only worked for US accounts.  I was considering getting one but I bought a game instead :)

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  Reply # 944975 3-Dec-2013 21:09 Send private message

2.1 million units sold as at the end of November. Fark. Not surprised they couldn't meet demand with those sort of numbers.

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  Reply # 945744 4-Dec-2013 22:40 Send private message

Does anyone have the vertical stand? wondering whether to get one.

Also the Fatso gamesclub has PS4 (and xbone) games for $1.99/day for december and january if anyone was interested. new releases are usually $2.99.

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  Reply # 956157 22-Dec-2013 13:10 Send private message

Please excuse me if this has already been addressed, but I can't find it using search.

My son is playing BF4 and trying to use online chat with the mono headset that came bundled with the console. He can hear okay but the mic doesn't seem to be working. Tried the blue switch on the headset and looked for settings within the game and also the main PS4 settings. Are we missing something obvious or is it more likely a hardware defect?




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  Reply # 956158 22-Dec-2013 13:18 Send private message

If you have a spare pair of headphones that come with most mobile phones you could use those to rule out a faulty earpiece otherwise my friend had a similar issue where he wasn't pressing the connector into the controller far enough, his wife fixed it and I'm not going to let him hear the end of it.

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  Reply # 956167 22-Dec-2013 13:44 Send private message

Thanks for that. I just tried the PS headset in my phone and it doesn't register at all. Seems to be quite a large shoulder at the base of the 3.5mm connector. Have the phone earpiece ready to try, just have to get a gap in the battle to try it!




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  Reply # 956383 23-Dec-2013 07:50 Send private message

Okay, so the earpiece off my son's desire X works perfectly. Honestly, if Sony can only bundle such a crappy accessory, why do they bother?




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  Reply # 957197 25-Dec-2013 10:25 Send private message

Anyone else got problems with Playstation Plus and or Playstation store? I bought 3 month membership a couple of days ago and this morning says im not a plus member. Looking on Playstation forums looks like im not alone

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  Reply # 957199 25-Dec-2013 10:30 Send private message

I get "an error has occurred" when I try to look at the Store, and I get "PSN is undergoing maintenance" when I try to see whether my account is active. I imagine that it'll get sorted though.

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  Reply # 963003 8-Jan-2014 09:13 Send private message

4.2 million PS4s sold as at 28 December wow.

The Gaikai run service has a name: PlayStation Now play PS1-PS3 games on PS4, PS3, PS Vita, Bravia TVs and Smartphones.

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  Reply # 963155 8-Jan-2014 11:40 Send private message

JarrodM: 4.2 million PS4s sold as at 28 December wow.

The Gaikai run service has a name: PlayStation Now play PS1-PS3 games on PS4, PS3, PS Vita, Bravia TVs and Smartphones.


Playstation Now looks awesome.  

Like Netflix for games!

Hopefully they will launch sooner in NZ and see past the (incorrect) perception that we have bad internet. 




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  Reply # 967942 16-Jan-2014 09:10 Send private message

Given they can't be bothered even implementing a proper local content mirror, I don't see it happening any time soon.




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