-Install games to your hard drive and play them without the disc
-Install and run hombrew applications like emulators etc
-Install custom boot animations
-Not PSN/SEN safe
If you use your PS3 with custom firmware on PSN/SEN there is a high chance you will get banned. Sony actively monitor their network and ban any consoles detected that are running custom firmware. We do not offer support for getting modded consoles on to the Sony network or unbanning banned consoles.