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PS3 Firmware Update 1.81 Released

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Just a quick update: we’ll be making available firmware upgrade 1.81 tomorrow which will fix a few small issues some of you have noticed. Most notably is the RGB Full setting which a few of you wrote in about. In 1.80 we added an option to the XMB under settings allowing you to choose between RGB Full and Limited. Basically if you are connecting your PS3 to your TV using an HDMI cable, and if your TV supports RGB full range, the picture quality may be improved when this option is set to Full. Some of you pointed out that the Full setting would sometimes revert back to Limited and 1.81 will address this issue. Please keep in mind that this setting is only effective when the PS3 is connected to a TV using an HDMI cable. You can download the update tomorrow from PlayStation.com or through your System Update option on the PS3 XMB.

We’re continually evaluating and improving PS2 software compatibility too. Where we can, we’ll look to share similar updates like this on our blog moving forward. Thanks for your ongoing feedback and support!

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Doesn't look like a huge update, but it's out. Keep 'em coming Sony!
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Downloading and install now
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I've got a WU that's almost done. I'm gonna let it finish before I get the update. I'm not expecting much though from this one.

Post back with anything that might be changed.

Edit - Got it installed on my PS3. No significant changes as expected. I never had any trouble with the RGB glitch or whatever the issue was.
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Hm I missed this. I had best get it now. Cheers
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i still don't have 1.8 i need to get mine connected again
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I just installed it. I wont notice much as I dont have a HDTV but any other fixes that where in it I have now atleast. Keep it up sony. Im glad to see you releasing frequent updates !
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