Got some questions regarding the ps3 - HotUKDeals
We use cookie files to improve site functionality and personalisation. By continuing to use HUKD, you accept our cookie and privacy policy.
Get the HUKD app free at Google Play

Search Error

An error occurred when searching, please try again!

Login / Sign UpSubmit

Got some questions regarding the ps3

taz12345 Avatar
8y, 1m agoPosted 8 years, 1 month ago
Yeah so after much deliberation I've decided to go for a ps3, just think overall its better value in the long run plus none of the 360 exclusives really grab me(heh but I might end up with one next year if I can afford it). But I have a few questions for the ps3 owners here. Firstly, can it play divx and xvid files without any conversion? Would be great if I could put things like prison break straight on to it. Also anyone used remote play with a psp, does this work well, or does it stutter alot? And finally, how well does iplayer work on it, is it good quality? Tried it on the wii and it was pretty poor tbh. Cheers for any help.
taz12345 Avatar
8y, 1m agoPosted 8 years, 1 month ago
Options

All Comments

(2) Jump to unreadPost a comment
Comments/page:
#1
I have a 60GB and it plays DIVX fine. There was a bit of setting it up and license codes, but once that's done it works great. I don't use any of the other apps you mentioned, but that's my 2 penneth.
#2
Yes you can play DIVX, XVID, with no problems, also if your computer is in the same network you can see whatever you have in your Videos folder, pictures, etc with no problems and even stream the videos.
So you could watch your Prison Break in the PS3 without having to put them in your PS3 just by streaming from your PC. (although the XBOX does this as well)

I think a while ago it did not work but I believe one of the patches might have done the trick. So you may need to update you PS3 firmware to get this to work.

I did not know that you could use the Iplayer I will try.

Post a Comment

You don't need an account to leave a comment. Just enter your email address. We'll keep it private.

...OR log in with your social account

...OR comment using your social account

Thanks for your comment! Keep it up!
We just need to have a quick look and it will be live soon.
The community is happy to hear your opinion! Keep contributing!