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i brought a ps3 console with me from the mid east to the states, but recently i figured out that most blu ray movies are region locked .. now if i buy a new blu ray drive would it make any difference or does the region locking thing depends solely on the console ??
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It is probably both. The games should be region locked as well.

If it is just for watching BD movies, a standalone BD player will probably cheaper (and consumes less power) than buy another BD drive which may or may not be possible to fix the region lock.
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