The new ver. 3.70 firmware for the PlayStation 3 is now available for download. Get your  PS3 updated for a slew of nice features. Changelog after the break.

  • A new auto upload function for online save data back-up will be added to make it easier to back-up your game save data. Under (Game), select the game for which you want to automatically upload saved data, and then press the Triangle button.
  • Trophies will now sync automatically at the timing of Auto Download
  • Share your recommendations for PlayStation Store items, such as games and videos, with PlayStation Network friends. You will be able to send messages with a store link from the product pages within the PlayStation Store.
  • A new category on the XMB called TV/Video Services. This category will include video applications such as Netflix, Hulu PLUS, and VUDU (US region) 
  • You’ll be able to find and download all of the video applications available on PS3 directly from this new XMB category.
  • A folder labeled “My Channels” within this category will allow you to easily access your downloaded applications.
  • Any videos downloaded from the PlayStation store will continue to be placed in the existing Video category on the XMB

Two updates for all of you enjoying Blu-ray 3D movies on PS3:

  • 3D support will now be available when accessing Java-based special features on Blu-Ray
  • DTS-HD MA, DTS-HD HR decoding/bit stream output (or lossless audio) will be supported while playing Blu-ray 3D movies.
  • 3D digital photos in MPO format can now be viewed in 3D on the XMB and in the Photo Gallery app.
A new feature will also be included to support PSP Remaster games such as Monster Hunter 3rd Portable HD .

 

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