PS3 Acessories FAQ Helper
As the third generation of sony playstation,ps3 owns so many users,and in tures,there have many accessories to match for it as well.So,this article is a brief summary FAQ for the commenest accessories on PS3 (just for sharing)
Here is the more details information and mainly from original quote :
Q: PS3 SixAxis Controller?
A: PS3 is using Bluetooth for connection, so all the PS3 controllers works wireless, the name of the controller is SixAxis. It supports motion sensor thus the name SixAxis. It does not rumble like DualShock2 which is the controller for PS2. USB Cable for charging the controller does not come with the purchase of controllers, you have to use the cable that came with your PS3.
Q: PS3 DualShock3 Controller?
A: DualShock3 is a SixAxis controller but with rumble feature, it's slightly heavier than SixAxis due to the weight of the rumble mechanism but it works exactly the same as SixAxis and it supports all the games, but it is up to the game whether it supports rumble effect or not.
Q: Blu-ray remote controller is needed for watching movies?
A: The Blu-ray remote controller is not needed for watching Blu-ray or DVD movies on your PS3, but it does feature a easier way for you to watch movie due to the layout of the functions, SixAxis will be able to do all the same thing but you need to access the menu and choosing the function you want using the controller.
Q: What kind of headset should I use?
A: PS3 uses Bluetooth for the communication between the PS3 and the accessories, so in order to use a wireless headset, you can use any Bluetooth headset commonly used for handphones. For wired headset, you can use any USB headset that does not require drivers.
Q: How many controllers can be used at any time?
A: You can pair up to 7 accessories at any time, which includes SixAxis, Blu-ray remote controller and Bluetooth headset.
Q: Can I use USB keyboard and mouse on my PS3?
A: Yes, USB keyboard and mouse is supported (both wired or wireless) but only for web browsing or input of words for chatting in game, PS3 does not support keyboard and mouse for gaming, unless if the game supports it, which right now only Unreal Tournament 3 supports keyboard and mouse gaming.
Q: Region issue for accessories?
A: No, all the accessories work on your PS3 no matter which country you buy it from, the only difference is the packaging.