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Old 4th December, 2005, 01:28 PM
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Originally Posted by fantomfreq
AFAIK (remember that I don't yet have a PSP, that's coming this Christmas though) the PSPs with firmware version 1.5 and up (i.e. any that you would buy now) have region encoding built into them now. I can't tell you if that will affect games but you can bet it will affect the movie discs that you might want to watch. Also, any firmware versions 2.0+ have not been hacked (though I hear that 2.0 is close.)
Region encoding set isn't in the flashable area of the firmware. Handlers for its behaviour are however. The NAND of the PSP has to be hacked to change the region code for UMD's.
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