PS3 Firmware Update 4.0 Coming Soon,A new firmware update is being finalized by Sony and it’s quite underwhelming.A new PS3 firmware update is being prepared by Sony that will be a precursor to the PS Vita and pave the way for compatibility between the systems.Sony is rolling out PS3 FW 4.0 this week in prep for PSVita’s launch.Looks like we can finally stop asking for CFW 3.7x and start asking for CFW 4.X!
A new system software update (v4.00) will be released this week. In preparation for the launch of PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) in Japan, this update will prepare PlayStation 3 (PS3) to serve as a content management device. It will allow users to copy their digital content such as games, music, photos, and videos between PS Vita and PS3, back up PS Vita game games including save data to your PS3 hard drive, and update the system software for your PS Vita system using the network features of your PS3.
Other changes to take effect with this update include:
- PlayStation Plus members can now choose to enable or disable each automatic update feature
- Game patches
- System software
- Recommended games and videos
- Sync trophy information
New PlayStation Network settings for filtering friend requests and messages