Sony has officially released the long awaited firmware update 2.00 for the PlayStation 3. For those of you interested, head to your software update icons now to begin your downloads.
The latest firmware update adds new features such as Remote Start which enables users to turn on and turn off their PlayStation 3's using thier PSP via wi-fi.
Other additions include:
- Information Board: An rss feed to PlayStation news that users can activate and use. Right now news is added by Sony, however in the future users will be able to import their own rss feeds.
- Themes: Users will be able to not only change the backgrounds on their PS3 but also will be allowed to download and use full out themes that change the everything from icons to font.
- Playlists for photos and music have been added
- Additional Sorting Options for music and photos
- New PlayStation Netowork Logo and section added to the XMB
- XMB Color Selector
- DualShock 3 Support
- Canon Printer Support
More features have been added, but we'll have to get back to you on these as soon as more details are released. Stay tuned for more information.