Latest in Gaming

Image credit:

PS3's summer 3D firmware is all fun and games... and no Blu-ray movie support?

Ross Miller
04.17.10
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links

If you want you and your loved ones looking like the family pictured alongside this text, sitting in front of the TV gazing at 3D dolphins emanating from a PlayStation 3 through your television console, your best bet is to envision Ecco, not Flipper.* According to TechRadar, Sony has clarified that the summer firmware update to enable 3D applies to games only, and that 3D Blu-ray movie support will come with a second update due out later this year. We haven't been able to confirm the announcement ourselves, but suddenly, that freebie copy of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 3D isn't looking so tantalizing.

* Hypothetically speaking, of course. We have no confirmation on a 3D version of Sega's Ecco the Dolphin or Season 3 of Flipper, featuring "The Most Expensive Sardine in the World."

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

OnePlus will unveil the 7T on September 26th

OnePlus will unveil the 7T on September 26th

View
Vivo's NEX 3 is a bezel-less 5G phone with a 64-megapixel camera

Vivo's NEX 3 is a bezel-less 5G phone with a 64-megapixel camera

View
The Morning After: New York state moves to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes

The Morning After: New York state moves to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes

View
Photos of Huawei's Mate 30 range leak online

Photos of Huawei's Mate 30 range leak online

View
Motorola is making Android TVs too

Motorola is making Android TVs too

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr