Wii U system update 3.1.0, now available, adds new standby functionality, increased stability, and an overall better user experience.
According to Nintendo’s official “System Menu Update History” webpage, the following changes for version 3.1.0 have been noted:
Wii U System Update 3.1.0 Details
- The standby functions will now regularly connect to the Internet when the Wii U is powered down to check for available SpotPass data or software and system updates
- Further improvements to overall system stability and software compatibility
A system update providing further additions to system functionality is planned for release between the end of September and the beginning of October.