- [Deep Color Output (HDMI)] has been added as an option under [Display Settings].
- [Automatic Download] has been added as a feature under [System Settings]. This feature is exclusively for use by PlayStation Plus members.
- The default setting for [System Auto-Off] under [Power Save Settings] has been changed to [After 2 Hours].
- You can now print a photo in [Photo Gallery].
- You can now delete a photo in [Photo Gallery].
- [PlayStation®Network Area] has been added under [Photo Gallery]. You can now use Photo Gallery to browse photos from Facebook® or Picasa™ Web Albums. You can also share photos from Photo Gallery with your Friends on PlayStation Network.
- [Video Editor & Uploader] has been added under [Video]. Using the video editing and uploading feature, you can now edit video content that is saved on your PS3 system’s hard disk and upload it to Facebook or YouTube™.
- PlayStation Plus membership is now supported on PlayStation Network.
- You can now see the trophy level of a Friend by selecting the Friend’s avatar.
- You can now use a five-star rating system to evaluate products that you purchase from PlayStation Store.
- The internal clock functionality that accounts for leap years has been improved.