However, by using an external application such as PS3 Media Server, you can greatly simplify the task and make things much easier for yourself.
PS3 Media Server is a free application that can function as a media server for PS3s or XBOX360s. This means that you can access videos, music or photos stored on your PC from your console without having to download them first. Instead, you can simply stream them with amazing quality.
So forget about flash drives for transferring the data, and use this application to connect both devices via the Internet. Then you can just relax and enjoy your music and videos in perfect quality.
Thanks to its simple interface, which comes translated into Castilian, you can tweak some of the options to improve performance. However, once installed, you can enjoy the application without having to worry about advanced settings; simply run the program, choose the folders you want to share, and you're ready to go.