An update to the PlayStation 3 system software was released on 1st November 2016. If you update your PS3 system, the system software version will be 4.81 and the following features will be updated. PS3UPDAT.PUP 4.25 FREE DOWNLOAD. Press and hold again until you hear 4 full beeps. Sony PlayStation 3 Firmware Update 4. Update using disc media. KiiWii Jan 6, Instructions for updating using a PC: The latest system update was announced on the PlayStation Blog recently and it can now accessed online from your PC or directly from your PS3.
Update 4.88 has arrived for the PS3 console and here’s the full list of changes and fixes added with this patch.
Even though the PS3 has been on its way out for a while now, Sony has surprisingly released a new system update for the console on June 1st, 2021. Most people have moved on to the PS4 and PS5 consoles, but there are still people out there playing on the PS3.
The main reason people like playing on the PS3 is because both the PS4 and PS5 cannot play PlayStation 3 games. Don’t expect to see any new features on this new update as it’s just for stability. You can read the full patch notes posted down below.
PS3 System Update 4.88 Patch Notes
“An update to the PlayStation 3 system software was released on 06/01/21. In order to download PS3 system software version 4.88, you will need a minimum 200MB of free space on either the PS3 Hard Disk Drive (System Update) or on removable storage media (PC Update).
Always update your PS3 system to the latest version of the system software. By updating, you can enjoy additional features, improved usability and enhanced security.”
- This system software update improves system performance
Ps3 4.8 Update Download
Sony initially wanted to shut down the online store for the PS3, but popular demand prevented that from happening. The online store for the console will still be up for the foreseeable future.
Ps3 System Software Update 4.84
PS3 System software update 4.75 for PlayStation 3 can now be downloaded via the PlayStation Network.
PS3 System Software Update 4.75 Now Available
It’s nothing to get excited about as Sony Computer Entertainment has confirmed that this latest patch does nothing more than improve ‘the stability of the operation of system software’. Still, it’s nice to know that we’re still getting updates following the release on the PS4 in November 2013.
If you are a PS3 owner who has been thinking about making the jump to PS4, then you may want to wait until Sony unleashes its new PS4 models. One of those PS4’s will sport a 1TB drive, which will come in very handy!
You can download the NA PS3 update here and the EU PS3 update here.