PlayStation 3 firmware version 2.70 released
By Hector Cortez Apr 3, 2009, 15:49 GMT
Sony today announced that system software update 2.70 for PS3 is now available for download.
Sony today announced that system software update 2.70 for PS3 is now available for download. This new system software update gives players more freedom to text chat, make music playback more satisfying and make the Internet more accessible. The system software update can be downloaded by selecting System Update icon under the Setting column on XMB (Xross Media Bar) – and is completely free.
Text chat: The update makes it easy to chat: just set up a chat room, select anyone from your Friends list and invite them in – they’ll see an icon in the corner of their screen and know they’re wanted in your chat room. Up to 16 people can join the same room to chat using a controller, a connected keyboard or a Wireless Keypad.
Dynamic Normaliser for music: Reduces the difference in volume levels between your tracks and makes for a smooth listening experience.
Better control of the Internet: New ‘Internet Search’ icon allows you to search the internet easier. The 2.70 update also allows you to cut and paste text from your Internet Browser as well as send message attachments up to 3MB in size.
Language fixes: Polish, Greek, Czech, Slovak, and Turkish Internet Browser update that enables you to read the full range of letters and characters from your national alphabet.