Updating the ps3
As you can see, it’s another stability update with nothing interesting on it.
You may have to download the update ASAP in order to visit the Play Station Store and/or play online video games.
You can find available PS3 updates in the Settings section on your dashboard.
I goggled for the latest update and found version 2.8 Downloading the ps3 update directly from internet to the ps3 through my wifi is really a pain as it is so slow, so I decided to update it via storage device, here is how you can easily update it from USB Storage Device Downloading and Copying the PS3 Update On USB Drive 1.In order to download PS3 system software version 4.81, 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).This system software update improves the quality of the system performance.In the Xross Media Bar, head over to Settings and then to System Update, Press X on your controller to move to the next step. PS3 system update 4.81 has now been released for owners to download.