PlayStation 3 firmware

  • PS3 Firmware 4.50 Download Links Goes Live, Full Changelog Also Out

    Sony has just released a brand new Playstation 3 System update 4.50. This latest update adds some great features and improvements to make downloading system easier and Web Store purchases more convenient for all PSN users.

    PS3In addition to these, PS3 firmware 4.50 will also make it easier to move games, movies and other content from PS3 to PS VITA via wi-fi data transfer.

    You guys can download PS3 Firmware 4.50 from the following link, just make sure you download the proper file for your PS3. Japan’s update file isn’t the same as the US or EU update file.

    Read list of new PS3 Firmware 4.50 enhancements HERE.

  • Sony Comments on PS3 Firmware 4.45 Issues, says "Investigation On"

    Earlier today Sony released PS3 firmware 4.45, but sadly for gamers instead of improving PS3 stability and adding new features firmware 4.45 caused numerous issues (bricking PS3 and more).

    PS3 Firmware 4.45PS3 gamers across the globe are reporting that their PS3 aren't booting up after updating to firmware 4.45. Sony has temporarily taken firmware 4.45 offline and are investigating the actual cause of the problem.

    Here is what the official statement of Sony reads:

    "We are aware of reports that the recent PlayStation 3 system software update (version 4.45) has caused the XMB to not display on a small number of PS3 systems. We have temporarily taken 4.45 offline and are investigating the cause of the problem. We will announce when the system update is available for download as soon as possible. We apologise for the inconvenience."

    It is expected that Sony will release a new PS3 firmware soon (may be in next 24 hours or so). We will update the post as soon as we get to hear some details from Sony. So stay tuned to Gamepur.

  • PS3 firmware 4.31 releasing tonight, details revealed

    Sony has just announced that PS3 will receive a new firmware 4.31 for Playstation 3. Its an optional fimware and will be live in the evening hours of Monday, October 29.

    PS3Here is what Sony said, "This is not a mandatory update. However, we suggest you keep your systems updated with the latest firmware, as these updates further improve overall system stability and help provide you with the best online entertainment experience possible."

    Although this PS3 firmware 4.31 is optional one, Sony recomend gamers to update their PS3 for greater stability. So guys expect firmware to go LIVE in just few hours time.

  • PS3 firmware update 4.30 coming on October 23, changes detailed

    Sony has just announced on its official blog that PS3 firmware update 4.30 will be releasing on October 23 (i.e tomorrow). This update will make several changes of how trophies are displayed on PlayStation 3.

    Playstation 3 firmware Sony said, "The Trophy Collection will now reside under PlayStation Network on the XMB. Trophies that you have earned playing PlayStation Vita games are now displayed on your PlayStation 3. You will also be able to see your Trophy level and progress towards the next level while viewing your trophy collection."

    Here is a snapshot Sony shared on its official blog:

    PS3 fimware 4.30 Snapshot

  • PS3 firmware 4.25 coming on September 12, Brings 1GB of Cloud Storage to PS Plus

    Sony has just revealed on official US Playstation Blog that upcoming PS3 firmware 4.25 will bring a whooping 1GB Cloud Storage to Playstation Plus.

    PS3Sony further revealed that this firmware 4.25 will arrive in Europe tomorrow.

    Here is an important NOTE for PS3 gamers from Sony related to PS3 firmware 4.25

    After you’ve installed the update, simply go to the Saved Data Utility under the Game column of the XMB."

    "From there you can access the Online Storage folder and find any existing game saves already uploaded, as well as the increase in space to 1GB. So set your automatic download to upload every game save for every compatible game you play and enjoy the additional breathing room. You can also continue to use this feature to selectively upload game saves you specify."

  • PS3 firmware 4.10 goes Live

    Sony has just released a new firmware update 4.10 for Playstation 3. This new PS3 firmware update 4.10 is now available for download and is 180MB in size.

    PS3Playstation 3 firmware update 4.10 includes following new features:

    • The Internet browser has been improved, which optimizes the display of content and increases the accuracy when viewing page layouts. Some sites that previously could not be correctly displayed, including interactive websites, are now supported with the PS3 system software 4.10.
    • Every time your PS3 system to connect to PlayStation ® Network (PSN) are prepared in the time you can precisely set via the Internet. For this you go into the XMB (XrossMediaBar) on [Settings]> [Date and Time Settings] [Automatic Settings] to.
    • PSN account will be renamed Sony Entertainment Network account. The registration process and the credentials will remain the same.