Submitted by capitalK 1338d ago | news

PS3 system software update (v. 4.10)

PSBlog: In the course of today, a new system software update (v. 4.10) is for PlayStation ® 3 (PS3) published. The new features include:

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.

In order to download PS3 system software version 4.10 requires at least 180 MB of free space on the PS3 Hard Disk Drive (System Update) or on removable storage media (PC Update). (PS3)

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Nitrowolf2  +   1338d ago
"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."

Bout dam time they start working on the browser, though I don't expect huge changes.

And I'm confused about the PSN time thing?
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SPARDA_426  +   1338d ago
I was hoping for them to fix up the internet for quite a while now, good to now it has now been improved.
Nitrowolf2  +   1337d ago
I take that I don't expect anything huge back. The web browser is so much more faster
Youtube is LOTS better then before
Kevin ButIer  +   1337d ago
Wow finally a good update...
problemchild84  +   1337d ago
Yeah fixing the browser has been long overdue, it seems to work much faster for me now after the update and www.1channel.ch actually works now on PS3!! Plus it hasn't frozen once yet since updated.
LORD-PHOENIX  +   1337d ago

enough said....finally a worthwhile update, SEN is finally stepping its game up bigtime
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Panzerkanzler  +   1337d ago
Dropbox? Never heard of it.
sikbeta  +   1337d ago
Nice and all, of course better than the crap updates that didn't add s***, I'm expecting more features to be added now that Vita is coming, well I'm hoping for that :P
Masta_fro  +   1337d ago
Youtube is STILL 240p which sucks ass!!!!
darthv72  +   1337d ago
my company uses dropbox for things. Pretty neat. It's basically a cloud storage option. You have dropbox client on your pc and can put stuff there and pull it down from any other dropbox client.
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LiL T  +   1337d ago
Yess this works great now. Much more support and it works alot faster. vwvortex.com ,weedblog, n4g,and smokingmeatfours all work fine on the ps3 now.

edit Youtube seems smoother and millerwelds work normal now.
edit 2 @ Godmars290... in Canada can't get hulu anyways ( at least where I am)
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Godmars290  +   1337d ago
Still, you likely wont be able to watch Hulu and if you can watch Youtube better, you wont the next day.

Downloading it now and I'm in the States.
Darth_Bane79  +   1337d ago
There is a Hulu app for the PS3 you can download for free at the PS store. It works just like Netflix
yesmynameissumo  +   1337d ago
While Google Music now loads, you can't listen to you library via the browser. You CAN download you songs to your PS3 and play them though. WIN.
yesmynameissumo  +   1337d ago
Just cleared cache...everything deleteable. Now Google Music Works!
FlareDReborn  +   1337d ago
Alas one can watch porn is peace.
Darth_Bane79  +   1337d ago
You could watch porn already.. I used Xvideos, always worked.
SSKILLZ  +   1337d ago
Umbassa :)
Pushagree  +   1337d ago
Wow n4g doesnt freeze on ps3 anymore. Web browser is 100x better now.
Maddens Raiders  +   1337d ago
This -
is a good update.
gapecanpie  +   1337d ago
Better late then never Sony ... Good job ... its way faster and don't freeze up .... but I don't have a need for this any more as my computer is hooked up to my surround receiver which is connected to t.v. as my ps3 is too and all I have to do is flick the t.v. station and use my computer browser which is still miles faster then the ps3 web browser.
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NiKK_419  +   1337d ago
Dammit. I wanted to try out the browser before I updated so I know how well it works now (haven't used the browser in a couple years), but then it froze and now it's "checking and restoring file system"... Am I f**ked? I think I'm f**ked.

Anyway, it's about time that they updated the browser. I know there's a lot of people who only have a PS3 as their browser.

Edit: It seems fine now. Updating.
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KUV1977  +   1337d ago
The translation of the time-thingy is terrible. There is now an option to let the PS3 auto-sync the time with the internet upon connection to the PSN.
falloutx  +   1337d ago
The web browser is much better it hasn't frozen once since the update. Hopefully this isn't just a one time thing and they keep updating the browser.
soraalam1  +   1337d ago
Guys, for HD YouTube on PS3, check out PS3YouTube.com. You can even download any video!
Krew_92  +   1337d ago
Yeah the time was always getting messed up, you had to constantly be changing it because it moved drastically.

This new automatic time update is really helpful.
jwk94  +   1338d ago
Not available in the US yet.
princejb134  +   1338d ago
im in the us and im downloading now
jwk94  +   1338d ago
Yeah, it just went live.
ChiVoLok0  +   1338d ago
I was going to tell you it was but then I remembered I don't live in the U.S. anymore
mttrackmaster38  +   1338d ago
Was just about to play Kingdoms of Amalur, but it wouldn't let me sync my EA account(for my free dlc) before I download this big ass update. Who even uses the ps3 browser?
Arksine  +   1337d ago
There are other reasons for the update, but the most noticable for the end user is the browser.

I think sometimes folks forget that the PS3 is also a bluray player. I suspect that most of the PS3 updates have to do with that functionality. I know my standalone bluray player requires firmware updates fairly often.
edwineverready  +   1337d ago
I do as i don't have a pc or laptop.
Dee_91  +   1337d ago
I get tired of watching porn on my laptop and at my desk.
I like to lay out on the couch , stretch,watch big booties on big tv.
And I watch movies on letmewatchthis :D
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Allowen  +   1337d ago
The PS3 web browser used to rock (never crashed) for quite a long time but then it is atm (before fw4.10) freezing my console all the time .

I guess now I will be able to use this nice web browser once again !

BTW I don t know why people hate this WB so much since it is actually good to be used to answer e-mails , checj gaming; other news etc.
I got a PC not far away from my PS3 but I rather just use my console if I am going to check "simple " web pages.
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bahabeast  +   1337d ago
cnt wait 2 get home 2 my ps3 and try out the browser ive been waitin for this a long time:)
thedude44  +   1337d ago
its good
Jac5al  +   1337d ago
The web browser seems to work better now. Been using it for about 5min now and hasn't crashed/frozen yet. Seems faster as well.
MADGameR  +   1337d ago
I just got a PS3 yesturday, so I can't complain >_>
A_Forsaken_User  +   1337d ago
Wario7414  +   1337d ago
Ive had mine since launch day and this is christmas in february. With this update, twisted metal and ssx coming this month sony deserves my money.
SaffronCurse  +   1337d ago
This is such a good day!
Great store update
A much needed browser update
And Steam sales
GribbleGrunger  +   1337d ago
what do you mean, great store update? i see nothing new except the browser working slightly better. i thought this update was supposed to bring everything together?
Megaman_nerd  +   1337d ago
they finally updated the flash player, now you can even watch Twitch TV! The 720p is laggy though but it runs fine at 480p or below.
Bathyj  +   1337d ago
I just want them to fix the EU download issue.
I cant even get a demo at the moment.
Pintheshadows  +   1337d ago
Mine is fixed now dude as of about two hours ago. See if it's working your end.
WitWolfy  +   1337d ago
Yeah im from the EU too, and the store has been fixed since yesterday afternoon. Already downloaded all my overdue PSN+ content ;)
tawak  +   1337d ago
yes, i can fnally watch some decent porn!
edwineverready  +   1337d ago
finally someone who is honest. nothing like porn on a 56 inch led tv :)
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Killman  +   1337d ago
Wow, I am impressed so far. FINALLY an update that actually gives something good to EVERYONE.
DarthBigE  +   1337d ago
Yes! ps3themes.com search bar works now!
rajman  +   1337d ago
Youtube on the new browser is still 240p smh :-(
Pintheshadows  +   1337d ago
Finally the browser is fixed. It took five years but it's fixed.
mayberry  +   1337d ago
I hope "neogaf" finally works! can I finally leave "javascript" on now?!
edwineverready  +   1337d ago
yes you can.
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Tommy334  +   1337d ago
I cant wait to get home and check this out
nix  +   1337d ago
took them nearly freaking 5 years.. but.. finallyyyyyy.....

good update.
danthebios  +   1337d ago
Great job Sony & thanks :)
Marugo  +   1337d ago
lol 80 score at html5test.com my phone is much better
Dee_91  +   1337d ago
Damn what phone do you have ?
My htc evo got a 24 and my iphone got 40.Didnt even check my old black berry im sure its lower than 24
nevin1  +   1337d ago
n4g works again.
ziggurcat  +   1337d ago
anyone have any more details about this update? the blog is not very helpful and the link you select goes to the 4.00 FW update page...
falloutx  +   1337d ago
This update was great for people like me who always used the PS3 web browser.
LakerGamerEnthusiast  +   1337d ago
YES!! I think we shud all be thankful for the SENsational change of going from an old system to a new system :) sucks I cant get to this until tomorrow tho because im at college right now and dont go back home until late tomorrow night :(
Dualshockers_Carlos  +   1337d ago
So now we can all use the browser without fear of freezing and force-powering off the system? Great job Sony.
Mister_G  +   1337d ago
Web browser update? Nice!! :D

Worth downloading just for that (hopefully).
Sizzon  +   1337d ago
Good job Sony, about time :D
THC CELL  +   1337d ago
Browser is rapid. Hidden feature found u can publish on facebook now when u rate games. This has to be turned on in facebook settings
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