- The number of file types that can be played has been increased to include MPEG-4 AVC (H.264) Video Main Profile (AVC CABAC) in 640 x 480 pixels. Some video files of this type may not be playable.
- [Sleep Timer] has been added as an option on the control panel.
- [Title Display] has been added as an option under [Video Settings].
- [USB Auto Connect] has been added as an option under [System Settings].
- [Backlight Auto-Adjust] has been added as an option under [Power Save Settings].
- PlayStation Store is now available on the PSP system
- The default Theme for the PSP system has been redesigned.
- You can now use a full-size on-screen keyboard.
- The feature for outputting video from PlayStation format software to a TV has been improved (PSP-2000 only)