PS3 Emulator (RPCS3)

PS3 Emulator named RPCS3 allows you to play all PS3 games on PC/Laptop. It’s support OS Win7/8/10 and both system type 32 and 64Bit. You can download and install RPCS3 on PC and run PS3 ISOs/PKG without any issue. According to developers “All PS3 games not tested”. Online only games on Intro, Loadable and Nothing statuses are listed with a lightning icon but not part of any game count.

PS3 Emulator RPCS3
RPCS3 is a multi-platform open-source Sony PlayStation 3 emulator and debugger written in C++ for Windows, Linux and BSD.


Is RPCS3 working emulator?

Yes, RPCS3 is a 100% working emulator. Sony officially releases this emulator and I test it myself. If you want to play PS3 game on your PC. So, guys one and the only RPCS3 emulator is working emulator.

Do I need BIOS file for the RPCS3 emulator like other emulators?

You should know the genuine software no require any kind of file. The scammer hides the file and trying to make money for giving you a survey link. This emulator comes with BIOS and requires files.

Can I play all PS3 games using the RPCS3 emulator?

No, you can’t play all the PS3 games using the RPCS3 emulator. Because all games not playable with the Rpcs3 emulator you can check the playable PS3 game list on Sony RPCS3 officially forum.

Which game format I need to play PS3 game for the RPCS3 emulator?

The RPCS3 emulator accepts many formats such as ELF file, BOOT BIN, elf, eBoot, BIN Self, Boot Bin. Also, If you download the PS3 game from the internet you can select the direct folder.

What is the system requirement for the RPCS3 emulator?

RPCS3 emulator is officially and 1000% working emulator. That’s why the RPCS3 emulator requires high system hardware. Your computer should have Intel 4 core processor 3.2GHz processor or AMD 4 Core processor. 4GB DDR3 Ram 1600MHz or higher, Nvidia 2GB graphic card with DirectX 12 and Vulkan. (Must have OpenGL 4.3 graphics card)

Why RPCS3 emulator require high system hardware?

You can see all the PS3 game made with high graphic and content. So think about it how you can play PS3 game on your computer with your dual-core processor.

What happened If my system hardware is low?

Your PlayStation 3 Game will not run. Because RPCS3 emulator requires Vulkan or OpenGL 4.3 which hardware is inbuild in the graphic card. Also, require for DirectX 12. When you will try to run your game your emulator will show you an error. It’s like

“U {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x004450e4]} HLE TODO: Unimplemented syscall syscall_462 -> CELL_OK
U {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x00454e64]} sys_prx TODO: _sys_prx_register_module()
U {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x004550bc]} sys_prx TODO: _sys_prx_register_library(library=*0x4576a0)
S {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x004559ac]} sys_prx: Loaded module: /dev_flash/sys/external/libsysmodule.sprx
U {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x0045dd8c]} HLE TODO: Unimplemented syscall sys_ss_access_control_engine -> CELL_OK
S {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x004564d0]} sys_prx: Loaded module: /dev_flash/sys/external/libsre.sprx
S {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x004564d0]} sys_prx: Loaded module: /dev_flash/sys/external/libfs.sprx
U {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x0045561c]} sys_prx TODO: _sys_prx_register_module()
S {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x004559ac]} sys_prx: Loaded module: /dev_flash/sys/external/libresc.sprx
U {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x0043f058]} cellGcmSys TODO: cellGcmSetGraphicsHandler
E {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x0043f080]} cellGcmSys: cellGcmSetTileInfo: CELL_GCM_ERROR_INVALID_ALIGNMENT
U {PPU[0x1000000] Thread (main_thread) [0x0043f0b8]} cellGcmSys TODO: cellGcmSetZcull(index=0, offset=0x1c30000, width=1280, height=768, cullStart=0x0, zFormat=0x2, aaFormat=0x0, zCullDir=0x0, zCullFormat=0x1, sFunc=0x207, sRef=0x0, sMask=0x0)
A{rsx::thread} RSX: OpenGL: initialization of glDepthBoundsEXT failed.
B {rsx::thread} RSX: OpenGL: initialization of glGetTextureImage failed.
E {rsx::thread} RSX: OpenGL: initialization of glTextureBufferRange failed.
F {rsx::thread} class std::runtime_error thrown: Failed to initialize OpenGL renderer. ARB_texture_buffer_object is required but not supported by your GPU – The main is you will see OpenGL renderer error. So, you must meet to system requirement for playing PS4 Games in your computer using the RPCS3 emulator.

Which graphics card support OpenGL 4.3, Vulkan or DirectX 12?

Here I mentioned all the Graphics Card which can fill your need

Model NameBrandSupport
GeForce GTX 1080NvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 1070NvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 960NvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 1080NvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 1050NvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 950NvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 1070NvidiaYes
GeForce 840MNvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 980MNvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 680NvidiaYes
GeForce GTX 1060 6GBNvidiaYes
Adreno (TM) 505AMD RadeonYes
Adreno (TM) 530AMD RadeonYes
Adreno (TM) 418AMD RadeonYes
Adreno (TM) 540AMD RadeonYes
Adreno (TM) 530AMD RadeonYes
AMD Radeon HD 7800 SeriesAMD RadeonYes
AMD RADV Polaris10AMD RadeonYes
Intel Haswell MobileIntelYes
Intel Haswell MobileIntelYes
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It’s Time to Config RPCS3 emulator.

As mentioned above RPCS3 emulator is not so easy to play PS3 games. You have to follow the introduction. This emulator requires CFW (Custom Firmware). Here I mentioned how you can config the RPCS3 emulator.

How to config RPCS3 emulator?

  1. Extract the file on your computer desktop using Unzipper.
  2. Double Click to run RPCS3.exe
  3. First, you have to install CFW (Custome Framework) it should be the latest version today’s latest version is 4.81.
  4. Go to Tool>Install Framework
  5. Select the PS3 Jailbreak 4.XX file. (Filename should be PS3UPDAT.PUP) It will take 15sec approx to unpack files
  6. Go to System>Config Setting and leave as default.
  7. Go to graphic select render – Vulkan, Fram Limit – Auto, Resolution – Any resolution which is like, D3D Adapter (GPU) – Select according to choice. (You must have a PS3 DirectX 12 graphics card otherwise there will no option for choice)
  8. Leave all other default – Now you are all set emulator configuration has been complete
  9. Extract your game if you have an ISO file. Copy game files and go to emulator folder X://dev_hdd0/game put your game here. Your game must have a unique ID by default. Example NBP110356LIMBO
  10. Go to tool>Decrypt SPRX libraries select the all-flash file in X:\\Rpcs3Emu\dev_flash\sys\internal and click open
  11. Close your emulator and reopen it.

Now you can see your PlayStation 3 game visible in the emulator. you just need to double click on the game and enjoy your games. I forget to tell you one thing Keyboard setting. It’s very simple to go to Config>Keyboard Setting.

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