Updating ps3 system
- After the update has been completed, go to Settings System Information.
- If the System Software field displays the version number of the update, the update was successful. If an update is cancelled before completion, the system software may become damaged, and the system may require servicing or exchange.
On June 19, Sony may have rendered your PS3 unusable due to releasing firmware update 4.45 and bricking some consoles.
The fault seemed to be related to machines whose hard drive had been replaced, but other problems reared their head even if your PS3 continued to work.
If it is a software issue, will a new update allow users to get back online and download a fix?
Will the PSN remain inaccessible, forcing Sony to mail out discs with system updates?
PUP file downloaded from the Playstation System Software site to update my PS3? Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).
Well, it’s now the 27th and Sony has indeed released a new firmware that solves the issues 4.45 introduced.
And what if the issue is more significant than that?