A new firmware update for the Wii U is now available. These are the new features included in the update:

Wii-only software can be played on the Wii U gamepad with the use of a Wii remote
Trial software (including demos) can be automatically received from Nintendo
USB keyboard support
Smartphones and other devices can be used to manage Nintendo Network ID
Dolby Pro Logic II supported by Wii software
View friends list from the Wii U menu
A headset can be connected to the Wii U gamepad and used for chats
Several updates to Internet Browser, including saving passwords and capturing images from games
.pdf files can be read from the Wii U

A new firmware update for the Wii U is now available. These are the new features included in the update:

  • Wii-only software can be played on the Wii U gamepad with the use of a Wii remote
  • Trial software (including demos) can be automatically received from Nintendo
  • USB keyboard support
  • Smartphones and other devices can be used to manage Nintendo Network ID
  • Dolby Pro Logic II supported by Wii software
  • View friends list from the Wii U menu
  • A headset can be connected to the Wii U gamepad and used for chats
  • Several updates to Internet Browser, including saving passwords and capturing images from games
  • .pdf files can be read from the Wii U