A new system update is in the works according to Eric Lempel, Director of PlayStation Network Operations. The minor update will improve the stability of the PlayStation 3 and most likely fix the problems encountered by some users with Firmware 2.00. No specific details about the update have been revealed, but expect more information closer to the time of release.
The PlayStation Blog post reads:
Hey everyone. We know you like to hear about updates a few days in advance, so here’s a quick heads up that we have a new System Software update in the works.
Firmware v2.01 is a minor update that will improve the stability of PLAYSTATION 3.
We’ll provide more specifics as the update is about to go live, but we thought we’d give loyal blog readers advance notice!