The firmware update occurs automatically and it is the easiest way to upgrade the PSP.
To update PSP firmware for the PC, the PSP has to be connected to the PC. There are two methods to update the PSP firmware: This option allows you to update the firmware through a wireless Internet connection.
It is important to update PSP firmware to correct bugs, add features or play new video games.
The PSP is one of the most popular gaming consoles available today.
There are two ways to update PSP firmware - through the network or with a PC.
In order to update PSP firmware with the network, a wireless internet connection is required.
The PSP Custom Firmware 6.61-Pro-C2 will work on all PSP models from the original PSP to the PSP Go and even the E1000, all you need is to be running the official 6.60 or 6.61 firmware to install and use this custom firmware.
Note: On the 15/01/2015 Sony released PSP firmware 6.61, some three and a half years after the last 6.60 update.It's of no benefit to you updating to 6.61 after all this time, however the custom firmware has now been updated to support 6.61.So you can now follow this guide if you happen to have updated to 6.61.When custom firmware is on your PSP you can use emulators, homebrew applications and even backup your games to the memory stick.This allows you to easily carry around more than one game, and helps to save your PSP's battery as it does not need to power the UMD drive when playing games.You can also convert your old PS1 games and play them your PSP.