You may remember yesterday we let you know about Sony’s 1.65 Firmware release in Europe, well that got pulled a short time after and has now been replaced with Version 1.66, the download will be available today and will include the same features as the 1.65 update with a few more additions:

  • The [System Music] setting in Settings > [Sound & Display] now affects BGM in PS Store, near and Sign-Up screens as well as the Home menu.
  • When searching for location data, users now have the option to ‘Retry’ and ‘Cancel’ when a failure occurs.
  • A progress bar is introduced for application installation.
  • A direct link to PlayStation Store is made available for new applications that users may discover on near.
  • Users can now update data at any time within near, provided they are within the same location.
  • The display time of notification alerts has been reduced from 5 seconds to 3 seconds.
  • Functional improvements have been made in the following games and applications: Unit 13, Gravity Daze, near.

If you live in Europe you should be able to download the new fiirmware update from today, via Wi-Fi or 3G, or through the Content Manager application on your PC or Mac.

Via [The Verge]


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