An introduction to Video on PlayStation 3

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Use the Wireless Controller to view content

Find out how to use the Wireless Controller for fast forward and fast reverse operations.

You can use the right stick of the Wireless Controller to perform fast forward or fast reverse operations during video content playback. You can control the playback speed by changing the way you rotate the right stick.

Press upward, and then turn clockwise

 

Slow (forward) -> fast forward

 

Press upward, and then turn counter-clockwise

 

Slow (reverse)  -> fast reverse

An introduction to Video on PlayStation 3

File formats that can be played or viewed

Find out which video file formats can be played or viewed on PS3.


Play content on USB devices

Find out how to play video content from USB devices connected to your PS3.


Playing content on disc

Find out how to view or listen to content on Blu-ray Disc, DVD and CD.


Use the Wireless Controller to view content


Play AVCHD files

You can play AVCHD-format video files that are saved on Memory Stick media or on the hard disk of a digital video camera.


Video on PS3

PlayStation 3 has a Blu-ray Disc Player built in that lets you watch your favourite films in true High Definition (up to 1080p depending on your television).

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