PS Vita 2.0 Firmware Adds New Email Client And Browser Performance


Sony has today released a new firmware update for their new PS Vita handheld gaming console, with the rollout of firmware version 2.0 which has been designed to correct a number of issues experienced by users.

The new PS Vita 2.0 firmware brings with it a number of new tweaks and enhancements, including a new email client together with improvements to the devices Internet browser.

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The new email client on the PS Vita, is simply called Email and offers a very basic email system for users. With automatic email setup for Gmail and Yahoo mail account holders, together with the ability to add multiple accounts.

Settings within the new email program on the PS Vita enable users to set it to check for email every 15 minutes using the set up accounts, however there are no features for push notifications at the present time.

Other new features within the firmware update include a redesign of the social networking app Near, together with performance tweaks and bug fixes throughout. For full details jump over to the PS Vita 2.0 firmware announcement page.

Source:  PS Vita