FITTING INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE 6-WIRE MODCHIP KIT
[PSOne/102 MODELS ONLY]
DISCLAIMER NOTICE Please read this before installing your chip
This modchip is not designed as an official product to be used with the Sony Playstation. Playstation is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment. The modchip is a microcontroller that has been programmed with specially written code/software that allows it to function as a modchip. The software in the chip is also not licensed by Sony Computer Entertainment.
This modchip is sold to you on the understanding that
If you continue on with this installation then you have agreed to all the terms above.
INSTALLATION OF THIS KIT (READ ALL THIS INFORMATION BEFORE INSTALLING)
You will need a soldering iron with a very fine tip, not one thats the size of a spade as there are some fine soldering points. If you are not too good with a soldering iron then I suggest you do not fit this chip yourself.
1. Removal of the Playstation cover.
2. Removal of the laser.
3. Removal of the silver shielding.
4. Prepare chip & board.
5. Fit chip to board.
6. Finish off.
Using this chip, it is not possible to play imports directly. However, there is a special boot CD available which will allow the use of imported games on your chipped PSOne. This CD will also take care of most video conversions, however you may need to use an RGB SCART LEAD between your Playstation and TV.
It seems that when a machine with a chip in it exhibits some sort of problem or perceived deficiency, the mod chip is the first thing everyone blames. Folks, in 99% of the cases THE CHIP IS NOT THE PROBLEM! Here is a breakdown of common problems and their likely causes.
THE 6-WIRE CHIP RESOLVES ALL BOOT PROBLEMS FOUND USING 3-WIRE CHIPS