Originally Posted by Demon Cleaner
that's actually not correct though, as they reduced the flash size on all PS3s after.. i believe the second edition of 60GBs were released(?)-i could be wrong about the exact model, but that much is true.
and instead of installing the firmware to the flash (not "memory"), it does indeed install to the hard drive just like a computer OS.
but i'm still not sure about backup utility containing the firmware though but i really doubt it.
otherwise you would be able to use the backup utility to downgrade to 3.41-.