Compared to Sony PSP 2000, the biggest feature of Sony PSP 3000 is using the wide color gamut and high contrast panel, albo built in microphone. Today let’s together to disamantle Sony PSP 3000 to see its internal structure.
Sony PSP 3000 ordinary is iscluding protective cover, lanyard, power adapter and the Sony PSP 3000 console.
Sony PSP 3000 comes with 3.6V 1200mAh lithium-ion batteries, as the capacity is still not high, the standby time is not long, if change to use 1800mAh battery is much better.
Interestingly, the adapter has been updated to the PSP-380, because caompatible the voltage from 100 to 240V, so that the adapter can be used in global, the output index is the 5V = 1500mA.
Sony PSP 3000 console has not very special place compared with Sony PSP 2000, just appears a microphone next to PSP brand while the original Home button change to PS logo.
In the bottom, the silver decoration of PSP indication appears to narrow .
The top is always MiniUSB interface, but still regrets not provide dust cover.
The left is still placed MemoryStick Pro Duo memory card .
The right location for the power switch.
If you’re careful, you can see the select and start buttons have adopted new shape.
UMD disc space, this part design has not changed.
First need to remove a few screws in the battery compartment , but if you do it yourself are considered to give up warranty.
Remove the screws then take off the whole front panel of Sony PSP 3000.
Sony PSP 3000 console after removed the main panel.
Sony PSP 3000 LCD screen is conneted with motherboard by several cable.
The whole motherboard of Sony PSP 3000.
UMD drive back cover
UMD drive body The positive of Sony PSP 3000 drive.
We can see that the structure of bald is similar with slim notebook bald.
Ultra-small motor-driven organization.
Next we look at PSP 3000 motherboard positive structure which mainly using two controller chips.
Drive IC at the back parts.
Sony PSP 3000 main chip, CXD2988GG is a new version of TA-088 control chip, the chip makes this piece of PSP 3000 can not use the original battery break mode. The CXD5029 chip is mainly responsible for graphics, audio and other parts controlling.
The left control design, the cross arrow keys and joystick
Remove the keycap and the membrane switch.
The right control part.
Four button in Sony PS series game consoles.
The new Sony PSP 3000 LCD bread board, with wide color gamut, high contrast and other characteristics, the panel model is CC35.
Button control board also uses soft cables to connect the game console.
PSP 3000 left L key.
L key pressure sensitive switch.
Joystick structural is be changed (compared to PSP 2000), so the old version can replace the joystick can not be used on the PSP 3000.
Power Interface section.
The new switch structure.
MS Pro Duo memory card storage structure.
The membrane switch in the right.