PS3 error code 8002a308

What is PS3 error code 8002a308?

PS3 error code 8002a308 is an error that usually occurs while playing or rebooting the device. The error may be due to a network connection, which gets terminated suddenly right after signing in. Some users reported not being able to sign in at all.

The error may appear as “An error has occured. You have been signed out of the PlayStation Network.”


How can you fix PS3 error code 8002a308?

Some of the solutions to this error include checking the PlayStation Network (PSN) for maintenance and checking for a pending or confirmation email from PSN.


Please see our in-depth walk-through solutions below.

Sheila Staff Asked on October 5, 2017 in Playstation.
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Solution 1. Check PlayStation Network (PSN) for maintenance 

“PS3 error code 8002a308” may be caused by PSN server maintenance. The maintenance could be an emergency maintenance, due to DOS attack, and software update. To confirm server maintenance, you may visit here.

RE: PS3 error code 8002a308

If the server is currently under maintenance, please wait until it is done and check for an update. Also, check the PSN official social media account to confirm any emergency maintenance.

NOTE: Check for System Update every after server maintenance.

Gino Genesis Marasigan Staff Answered on December 27, 2017.
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Solution 2. Check your Email Address

If “PS3 error code 8002a308” only occurs in a specific account, you may have a pending email from PSN, which needs a confirmation, or you might have reset your password. Check spam messages to double check.

Also, you may want to try resetting your password. It may fix the error.

Gino Genesis Marasigan Staff Answered on December 27, 2017.
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