View Full Version : PS2 ONLINE HELP

11-28-2008, 09:50 AM
Hey everyone.
I have the ps2 and i can't find my online - thingy.
So I'm going to buy a new one, but I don't know what all I need to buy.
So can you help me?
Thanks :wave:

11-28-2008, 10:33 AM
Do you have the owners manual and such? Usually there's a list of components that comes with any electronic device so that you can purchase replacement parts or upgrades.

Without seeing your PS2, I'd say you need:


Online Adapter.

You may also want to consider:

Network adapter (for broadband and dial-up internet connections)

11-28-2008, 10:39 AM
Is there any difference between the new silm ps2 and the old fat ps2? (I have the older one) I am not sure what it is, but it has a antenna and shows me what channels I can go on, is that the Online Adapter?

11-28-2008, 10:44 AM
TBH I don't know. I don't have a PS2 (though 2 of my Brothers own that and the PS3).

I just used google to find the links for the parts I thought you might need. :wink02:

I'd venture to guess (based on how Sony has worked the Playstation series) is that for connection purposes, there's not going to be a difference.

Your best bet is to contact someone at Sony or go to a used gamer store and ask a clerk. You'll likely get a perfectly good part at a perfectly good (i.e. cheap) price.

11-28-2008, 10:54 AM
Ok, Thanks for the help :D

11-28-2008, 12:26 PM
the dif between the fat ps2 and the slim ps2.. is that the all the online is built into the console... has 4 the fat one u need an adaptor as in the slim one u don't need 1... if u are gonna buy a new 1.. i say go with the slim 1 and all u need 2 go online is the cord