Keeping your PSP's firmware up to date is important if you want to take advantage of all the neat features Sony has included.
As a PSP 1000 owner, you can practically install everything you want on your device, and use other techniques such as the Pandora Battery to install a Custom Firmware.
If you are interested in the “advanced” Pandora Battery method, please go check that guide, or the “Power users” section below.
If, on the other hand, you want to follow the easy method (which for now I recommend), please keep reading.
Installing Pro CFW on your PSP1000 is simple, free, and is not much risky than installing a Firmware update on your device.
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Step 2: Once you download the update to your computer, you need to copy it to Memory Stick Duo media.
You can either plug the Memory Stick Duo card into your PSP and then connect the PSP to your computer, or if you can copy it to the memory stick some other way, that’s fine also.
Installing a Custom Firmware on your PSP 1000 has never been so easy.
In this page I’m describing the easiest possible way for you to install the most reliable Custom Firmware on your PSP: Pro CFW.
Sorry to disappoint): Skip this step if you already have Firmware 6.60 installed on your PSP.