First off, download the firmware update to your Desktop or any place else that is easily accessible and make sure the full image downloads.
From there, plug in your flash drive or insert your memory card.
If you want to use homebrew software on your PSP, you can install custom firmware.
Confirm that the storage media is connected to Play Station 3 system, and retry the update process as instructed above.
Play Station 3 console- Any model works, as all models have Memory Card readers and USB ports. On that storage media, you will need at least 150MB of free space.
When the update is done, your PS3 will reboot and when you come back, confirm you have the firmware update.
Head to Settings, then System Settings and finally System Information.
If the number showing matches the update you downloaded at the beginning of the guide, then the update was successful :) If you have any questions or comments please post them in our Play Station 3 Discussion Forum.
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