Installation of the REI Colormod Module
for a PU18 PlayStation Console
Making the connections between the Colormod Module and the PSX PC board
Pin 9 -> Freq (color)
- Step 1
- Locate the CXA1645 video chip near the multi-video out connector. Cut
the trace coming from pin #7. Connect pin #7 with pin #1 on the same chip.
- Step 2
- Desolder and lift pin #6 of the CXA1645 and connect it to pin #9 of the
The installation for an NTSC SCPH-5500/5501 PS is identical except that
that pin #7 on the CXA1645 is connected with pin #12 on the same chip instead
Mount the Colormod board on the top plate of the PS by use of a ~5mm spacer.
Then reverse the disassembly instructions, remembering to connect the wiring
harness to the module before replacing the outer cover on the PS unit.