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Official Confirmation: PS3 Firmware 2.36 coming soon; 2.40 to offer In-game XMB and Trophies

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345w ago - After weeks of rumored PS3 Firmware 2.40 coming and the recently rumored intermediate 2.36 update, today we finally have official confirmation straight from Eric Lempel (Director, PlayStation Network Operations) as follows:

A new PLAYSTATION 3 firmware update (v2.36) will be launching soon, improving system stability when playing select PlayStation format software titles.

We're also happy to officially report that the 2.40 system software update for PS3 will include "XMB" access in-game. The update will also include "trophies," an exciting new feature that we'll be providing more details on soon, as well as some other new enhancements.

We've talked about some of this on the blog previously and know that many of you can't wait to get your hands on these features. You can expect us to share all of the official details shortly.

Stay tuned for more PS3 Hacks and PS3 CFW news, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and drop by the PS3 Hacks and PS3 Custom Firmware Forums for the latest PlayStation 3 scene and PlayStation 4 scene updates and fresh homebrew PS3 Downloads. Enjoy!

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#3 - aldostools - 345w ago
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Quote Originally Posted by gtxboyracer View Post
Ohh well this next firmware 2.36 will just do some security fixes etc. Should be here by tomorrow (19th June)

Indeed the 2.36 is already out. [Register or Login to view links]

#2 - gtxboyracer - 345w ago
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Yeah.. we just want the In-game XMB! Ohh well this next firmware 2.36 will just do some security fixes etc. Should be here by tomorrow (19th June) whereas 2.40 should be here around 15-16th July before/during E3.

Hoping that we can find more information about the 2.40, such as how it works etc, with the custom music etc.. can't wait :-)

#1 - I Kick Puppies - 345w ago
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yay, more pointless updates further delaying what everyone demands. CURSE YOU DELAY STATION!!!


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