ps3 wifi?

Discussion in 'PS3 - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by DJPlace, May 22, 2011.

  1. DJPlace

    DJPlace P!ssed OFF Pyscho of GBA!!

    Apr 16, 2008
    United States
    you know how the ds had the nintendo wi-fi connecting thingy where you plug into the pc? is there a thing like that for ps3?
  2. Ryupower

    Ryupower Brood

    Oct 8, 2007
    United States
  3. Originality

    Originality Chibi-neko

    Apr 21, 2008
    London, UK
    That's just a USB WiFi dongle with software to configure ICS (Internet Connection Sharing) for you. Honestly, the Ninty WiFi dongle was the same.

    You can use any of the following to get internet on your PS3: ethernet cable (either from the router or from a computer/laptop with WiFi ICS), PowerLine ethernet (through the electrics), PowerLine WiFi, wireless repeater/range extender, wireless network hub, wireless router/modem, USB WiFi (via a computer with ICS), PCI WiFi (ICS), 3G WiFi AP (using a smartphone or similar device).

    Basically just connect your PS3 via ethernet or WiFi to a device that already has internet access. If that device is a computer, enable ICS.
  4. gautam

    gautam Advanced Member

    May 4, 2011
    United States
    To set up your PS3 WiFi connection you will need high-speed Internet access, a DSL or cable modem and a wireless router.