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PS3: New Firmware Update v2.76

PS3: New Firmware Update v2.76

Sony has announced that PS3 firmware v2.76 will be released “soon” ,which basically means in the next day or two, and that it will improve “the playback quality of some PS3 format software”. They are calling it a minor update, noting special, here is it the official statement below from Sony:

Hello, I just wanted to provide everyone with a head’s up that the next PLAYSTATION 3 systemsoftware update (v.2.76) will be coming soon. This is a minor update that improves the playback quality of some PS3 format software.

Comment below and tell us what feature do you want the most.

Here is the list that people on the PlayStation Blog seem to ask for the most:


Universal Game Invites and Join Session Button(XMB)

- Voice Mail and Private Voice Chat in-game

- Add OPTIONAL sound for notifications(sign on, new messages,etc.)

- symbols and numbers that show friends online and new messages on the XMB and beside message box

- Auto Sync Trophies

- More developed profiles + mentioned options on profiles(refer to image below)

- Report feature to report issues and stuff

- Faster loading in-game XMB and profiles

- When you receive a message you should be able to push the PS button
for it to automatically pop up as long as the notification is still

- More Avatars

- XMB for movies, browser and PS2