34w ago - Following up on his previous updates, today PlayStation 3 homebrew developer SvenGDK has released XMBPC v0.8 RC followed by v0.8.1 and v0.8.2 which is a PC XMB clone with the changelog below.
XMBPC is a free tool to emulate/simulate the PS3 XMB User Interface on your PC. This allows a user to launch many forms of media from the simulated XMB on the PC. This will not emulate PS3 Games / Homebrew this is just a XMB clone.
Changelog for v0.8 RC:
Hi everyone, a new version of XMBPC is available! Changelogs from v0.7.2 BETA to v0.8 RC
Setup redesigned (Replaced XMBPCE to XMBPC ; Autofills the username ; Removed useless passwordbox ; Added PS2 ISO selector)
PS2 Emulator Integration "PS2Loader"
Recognizes PS2 Game Discs
Start PS2 Game Discs directly from XMBPC
Start PS2 ISOs directly from XMBPC
New subcategory under "Games" -> "PS2 Games" folder
Added MD5 Checker (Get MD5 of a file / Compare 2 files's MD5 Hash / Check MD5 Hash with aldostools MD5-Database)
Opened PS Vita section
New Reporter (More features added)
New Offline Mode (Use PS Multi Tools offline - most features are disabled)
Other fixes (Translation fixes, missing setup languages, bad coding)
What is PS Multi Tools?
PS Multi Tools (previously PS3 Multi Tools) was designed to manage your PS3/PS2/PSP Game Backups. It is able to load your PS3/PS2/PSP Game Backups from a folder/memory stick (like GAMEZ, GAMES, ...) and reading the PARAM.SFO/SYSTEM.CNF file. You are also able to copy the PS3/PS2/PSP Game Backups into an other HDD/Memory Stick.