Adds PS Plus exclusive 'Automatic Update’ feature that automatically syncs trophies and uploads save data to the PSN cloud for backup purposes.
Minor update, improves stability during use of PS3 format software. Also includes PSN connectivity refinements.
Optional maintenance update, improves "the operating stability of some PS3 format software.
PS3 firmware 3.61 is a security update that will allow users to connect to the rebuilt PSN. Those that created an account prior to the breach will be forced to change their password.
PS3 firmware 3.60 introduces cloud saving for PlayStation Plus subscribers, allowing users to seamlessly backup and restore savedata.
PS3 firmware 3.56 is a minor update that adds a "security patch."
PS3 firmware 3.55 is a minor update that adds a security patch.
PS3 firmware 3.50 ushers in 3D support for select Blu-ray content, in addition to enhanced Facebook integration and a built-in grief reporting function.
Direct download of PS3 firmware 3.42, which includes "additional security features." WARNING: installing this update will render all variants (PSGroove, PSFreedom, PSJailbreak) of the USB-hub emulating exploit useless.
PS3 firmware 3.41 introduces a "You May Like" widget to the PSN storefront, showing off recommendations based on prior purchases of other PSN members.