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[PS3™ system] Updated 05/06/2013

The PlayStation 3 system has many languages to chose from.
We recommend installing the latest PlayStation 3 system software to ensure you have all currently released language packs. Visit PlayStation 3 System Software Update to download and install the most recent version.

How to change the System Language setting on the PlayStation 3


  1. Go to Settings icon (Settings) > System Settings icon (System Settings) > [System Language] and press the X button icon button in the XMB™ home menu.
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  2. The menu will present a list of available languages to choose from. Select the language of your choice and press the X button icon button to confirm.
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