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PS3Blog.net | April 5, 2020

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PS3 Firmware 2.0!

This is reportedly from Sony’s press-only website, which I am unable to verify, but it’s probably completely true. This feature list sounds pretty real.

UPDATE: I’ll emphasize that these are still rumor. Current rumor is that these features were posted on the password protected Sony press site, but were later pulled.

Users

  • You can now password-protect user accounts.

Settings

  • Dynamic Normalizer has been added as an option under Sound Settings.
  • Energy Saver has been added as an option.
  • Equalizer has been added as a feature under Music Settings.
  • Full has been added as an option for DVD Wide Display under BD / DVD Settings.
  • Photo Settings has been added as an option.
  • PS / PS2 Settings has been added as an option.
  • RSS Channel Settings has been added as an option.
  • Sample Rate has been added to Audio CD Import under Music Settings.
  • Screen Saver has been expanded under Display Settings.
  • The method of selecting an output resolution has been changed in Video Output Settings under Display Settings.
  • Theme Settings has been added as an option.
  • Zero Unused Disk Space has been added as an option under System Settings > Format Utility.

Photo

  • Additional slideshow effects have been added.
  • Photo Effects have been added as a feature.
  • Wallpaper feature has been added.
  • Zoom has been added as a feature.

Music

  • Additional visualization effects have been added.
  • CD information can now be entered.
  • Three-speed fast forward and fast reverse has been added as a feature.

Video

  • Files can now be played sequentially.
  • Three-speed fast forward and fast reverse has been added as a feature.
  • You can now select Zoom under Screen Mode when playing video files saved on the hard disk or storage media.*.

Game

  • Support for PLAYSTATION®3 format software titles has been expanded.
  • XMB™ (XrossMediaBar) is now accessible during gameplay.

Network

  • RSS Channel has been added as a feature.

Friends

  • You can now have multiple chat sessions.
  • You can now select an image to use as your Avatar from Photo.

Other

  • Date and Time is now shown when the PS button is pressed.
  • File sorting has been changed.
  • Help has been added as a feature.
  • Playability status with the PS3™ system has changed for some PlayStation® and PlayStation®2 format titles.
  • Secure Delete has been added as an option.
  • Some PLAYSTATION®Network features have been revised.

No word on release date, but this really sounds amazing!

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