Updating codec on ps3
[Thanks to everyone who sent this in] What features were released with system software update version 3.50 for the Play Station®3 computer entertainment system?Answer ID: 516 Product: PS3™ system-Install & Setup, Hardware An update to the PS3™ system software was released on September 21, 2010.To check the version of your system software, go to (Settings) [System Information].The information is shown in the [System Software] field.You can use this update to upgrade your system software to version 3.50.
And as previously promised, it's got 3D Blu-ray movie playback with it.• Depending on the content, some BD-J (BD-Java) features may not play in 3D or may not function properly on the PS3™ system.According to the Official US Play Station blog, there's also some added Facebook integration and new methods of grief reporting.We're still updating and will let you know what else we might unearth. We were able to test Blu-ray 3D out and got it running without too much hassle, as long as the HDMI setting is on "Auto" it will detect your 3DTV and switch to the correct mode just like it has for gaming since the update that enabled 3D functionality there.
To download, visit the PS3 system software update page.
The PS3 system software version 3.50 update includes the following: Blu-ray 3D™ disc playback The PS3™ system can now play 3D content on Blu-ray 3D™ discs.• A full HD 3D display, active 3D glasses, and a high-speed HDMI cable (each sold separately) are required for 3D features. Limitations on Blu-ray 3D™ disc playback• The 3D display of some elements such as menus and subtitles may be different on the PS3™ system than on other 3D playback devices.