Update features (ver 2.60)


Find out what features are contained in PSP system software version 2.60.

An update to the PSP system software was made available on November 29, 2005. With this update, the system software is version 2.60. Features updated in system software update 2.60 include:

  • [RSS Channel] has been added as a feature under [Network].
  • [Volume Adjustment] has been added as an option in the [LocationFree™ Player] control panel.
  • [Simplified Chinese (GB18030)] and [Traditional Chinese (Big5)] have been added as options to [Encoding] under [View] in the [Internet Browser] menu bar.

The option has some limitations. Characters in some cases may be indistinct on the screen. To view some Web pages, you may have to reset the encoding setting manually in your Internet Browser after opening the page. For details about adjusting the encoding setting, refer to the Internet Browser usage manual.

  • Copyright-protected video data provided by a content provider or other services can now be downloaded directly to a Memory Stick Duo using the [Internet Browser].

For details, contact the video content provider. Note that some content providers may charge fees for obtaining or using copyright-protected video. Downloadable copyright-protected video may not be available in all countries and regions.

  • Music data in WMA (Windows Media® Audio) format can now be played under [Music]. (This applies to music saved on Memory Stick Duo media)

WMA9 Professional, WMA9 Lossless and copyright-protected WMA files are not supported. Note that you must activate the [Enable WMA Playback] setting to play music data in WMA format.

  • [Enable WMA Playback] has been added as a setting under [System Settings].

A connection to the Internet is required to activate this setting.

  • This system software update includes all features contained in previous versions.
  • The new system software will preserve any settings previously made to the PSP (such as the Parental Control level).
  • Do not use data other than official update data acquired through our company's server.
  • Depending on the software title, you may not be able to play without first updating the PSP system software.



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