The Update Of PS3 To 4.86 OFW is finally available. it was published on March 31, 2020. You can Now Update your Playstation 3 to OFW version 4.86
If you already have the OFW version 4.86 on your Playstation 3 console, you don’t have to update.
To check the software version on your console, go to Settings, then System settings, After, select System information. the version of the system software on your console appears in the System software field.
What’s New in this System Update version 4.86 OFW ? it improves the quality of the system performance of your Playstation 3 console.
Before downloading the system software update 4.86 OFW, please read the System Software License Agreement carefully to make sure that you understand its terms.
To Update Your PS3 to 4.86 OFW, there are two ways to update your console:
- The first is to update Your PS3 by internet (Via a LAN or Wi-Fi network)
- The second is By using a USB storage medium
To use the second method for updating your PS3 console to 4.86 OFW, follow the steps below :
- Download the update file : Download PS3 OFW 4.86
- Connect a USB key to your computer and Format it in FAT 32 mode.
- Create at the root of your storage medium (USB key) a folder called PS3
- inside this PS3 Folder, create another folder and rename it to UPDATE.
- Now Copy the downloaded PS3 OFW 4.86 Update firmware Into this UPDATE folder.
- Eject your USB Key from your computer and insert it into the USB port of Your Playstation 3.
- in the menu of your Playstation 3 Go to System settings, Puis System Update and select Update by storage Media.
- The Update of Your Playstation 3 to 4.86 OFW is launched.
- Your PS3 Updated Now To The OFW 4.86 With Success.
Note that the jailbreak of playstaion 3 on version 4.86 OFW is also available on our Website.
- if you have a FAT or Slim PS3 : Jailbreak Your PS3 on OFW 4.84
- Compatible FAT models With Jailbreak and installation of Custom Firmware 4.86 CFW : CECHA0x, CECHB0x, CECHC0x, CECHE0x, CECHG0x, CECHH0x, CECHJ0x, CECHK0x, CECHL0x, CECHM0x, CECHP0x and CECHQ0x
- Compatible Slim models: CECH 20xxx and CECH 21xxx
2. if you have a Super Slim or Slim PS3 with the following models : Jailbreak and install HEN on PS3 with OFW 4.86
- Compatible models With installation of PS3 HEN :
- PS3 Slim models : CECH 3xxx
- PS3 Super SLIM Models: CECH 4xxx
Some important remarks:
- You will need to update the Playstation 3 system software to OFW version 4.86 to enjoy some software and games.
- Avoid updating your console using data other than official update data provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment over a network or on disk.
- also avoid updating by using methods other than those described in the product documentation.
- If you update using data from another source, using a different method, or using a Playstation 3 system that has been modified in any way, the Playstation 3 system may not function properly and be unable to install the official update data. Any of these actions may void your Playstation 3 system warranty.
- You may lose access to warranty and repair services provided by Sony Interactive Entertainment.