We received this email yesterday and it may be of interest to you PS3 owners out there. It basically means you can use your monthly mobile bill to top-up your Sony wallet. It is no doubt part of the preparation for the arrival of the PS4.
Dear Sony Entertainment Network account holder,
Did you know you can now top-up your Sony Entertainment Network wallet with your mobile?
From 2nd July 2013 you can top-up your wallet through the Sony Entertainment Network Account Management website and the PlayStation®Store on the PlayStation®3.
Topping up your wallet allows you to purchase a variety of content on Sony Entertainment Network, including Games, Movies and Music.
To top-up your wallet now, simply:
1. Visit http://www.sonyentertainmentnetwork.com/ and sign in to your account.
2. Choose [Add Funds]
3. Choose [Use Mobile] and enter your mobile number
4. You’ll receive an SMS which you’ll need to reply to in order to confirm the transfer.
This functionality is available by Signing-In to your account on www.SonyEntertainmentNetwork.com and also via the Android Sony Entertainment Network Account Management app.
To use this payment method your mobile account must be with one of the following network providers:
– Three (3)