PS Vita 1.8 Firmware Detailed; More Features Coming
With the 1.8 firmware for the PlayStation Vita coming this August 28th, Sony revealed more details today that will be coming on the firmware, aside from the ability to play PS One classics on the handheld.
Here are the list of new things that you can expect when the 1.8 firmware hits this August 28th.
· Control the home screen and some features in applications, such as Video, Music, or Settings, using the buttons on PS Vita.
· Variable speed playback, fast-rewind and fast-forward, and repeat play will be supported in the Video application.
· Music playlists which are imported from PlayStation®3 (PS3®) or iTunes*1 under Music application will be supported.
· “Cross-Controller” icon will be added to the LiveArea™ under the Remote Play application to enable users to play PS3 format software by using their PS Vita as a controller.*2