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PSP Firmware Update v5.00

#1 SynGamer   Daydreamer & Dilettante. Rated M for Mature. CAGiversary!   8783 Posts   Joined 11.7 Years Ago  

Posted 13 October 2008 - 03:19 PM

Let’s start with the v5.00 update for PSP. In this version, you’ll notice the addition of the PlayStation Network icon on the XMB. You can now sign up for PlayStation Network, manage your account and access PlayStation Store directly from your PSP - meaning you can download games directly to your PSP while connected via Wi-Fi. Getting games, demos and trailers while on-the-go has never been easier! Check out the screen below

The current PlayStation Store on the PC will be down in the interim as we take some time to revamp. Don’t worry, it will re-launch soon after we’ve made some tweaks. Please keep in mind, if you already have a PlayStation Network account, simply sign in on your PSP using your existing information. The same account and wallet can be used on PS3 and PSP. You will be able to check out the PlayStation Store on the PSP soon, as we’ll have a video demo featuring Grace Chen posted soon on the Blog.

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Update v5.00 adds a sleep timer option that can be used while you are playing music on your PSP. In addition, we’ve added a full screen keyboard option for text entry and have redesigned the background of the XMB. You’ll be able to find all of the information on Firmware v5.00 here once it goes live.

It may not seem like much but hopefully there are a few unannounced features/changes. Obviously the inclusion of the PlayStation Store is big and will no doubt make downloading games, movies, demos, etc. easier. The sleep mode for when listening to music is nice considering i've left my PSP on some times while in between classes at college (gotta grab some sleep whenever i can). But i really can't wait to see the redesigned XMB background and the new fullscreen keyboard.


#2 Casiotech   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   298 Posts   Joined 9.4 Years Ago  


Posted 13 October 2008 - 05:28 PM

I have 4.95 from lego batman.

wait a sec, what demos? The ones I tried d/l from my psp there were only like 10 old demos to choose from like loco roco and socom 2.

#3 vivelemal   CAG Veteran CAG Veteran   48 Posts   Joined 9.5 Years Ago  


Posted 13 October 2008 - 05:40 PM

casio-dude lol theyres like tons of demos lol chek them on psp fanboy or pstore i cant wait for my new psp brite yeahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
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