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Jul 24 2013
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SONY FIX THE PS3'S WEB BROWSER!

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web browsers are in every console handheld now and the ps3 browser is probably they worst if its not crashing and freezing the console it goes really slow . its basicly unuseable idk y it even excites on the ps3 

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Its old, come on you probably have a phone or other portable device with a better web browser.
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While i also wish the PS3 browser was better....I too doubt any improvement will come to it.
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It's a little late for this now, don't you think?

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CaptainAlbator wrote:

It's a little late for this now, don't you think?


With Sony-promised support past a decade on the PS3, I don't think so. 

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Jul 24, 2013

That Pandora player works fine on my PS3.  For everything else, including the PS Forums, I use Firefox on my MacBook.

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GamerJon92 wrote:

web browsers are in every console handheld now and the ps3 browser is probably they worst if its not crashing and freezing the console it goes really slow . its basicly unuseable idk y it even excites on the ps3 


The PS3 has an embarrassingly low amount of RAM. That is the main reason why the web browser is so abysmal and will never/can never be improved.


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Jul 25, 2013

Sorry to say, but the PS3 wasn't meant to be a full on computer or anything, it gets the job done in other areas, and either way the PS4 is coming out, you can't really complain to sony about this, the specs aren't that great. I suppose you could complain, but I don't think there's anything to actually FIX, unless you made an app that devoted the consoles power to the web at that moment. I use the web browser though a lot too trust me, but a ps3 isn't a computer again, I just don't own one and this is convenient enough.

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Jul 25, 2013

lol i used the browser once and never look back.

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Jul 25, 2013

Yeah the xbox 360 browser is much faster the the Ps3's lol. But I only used it once to and never used it again. Laptop and Ipad are fine for me.

 

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