PS3 firmware update 3.50 Disables 3rd Party Devices

PS3 firmware update 3.50 which was released on tuesday has causing some issue to the Playstation 3 user.

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According to the reports post by PS3 user on the official Playstation forums, the issue they are currently facing:

  • Many third party controller doesn’t work with PS3
  • 3D Blu-Ray Movie cannot be played
  • USB Devices not working

Sony has already given notification in this regard on their offcial website as a consumer alert on September 21. Here is what they said eariler:

SCEA does not support continued functionality of counterfeit or unlicensed controllers in system software updates and these devices may cease to function in the future because of system software updates.

“SCE and its affiliated companies disclaim all liability for any loss or damage suffered by you or any third party through the use of counterfeit or unlicensed products.”