A handheld gaming console released in 2011 by Sony. Formerly referred to as Sony's NGP (Next Generation Portable), this device features front and rear touchpad capability, a 5-inch screen, six-axis motion control and WiFi network reception. Some models are also 3G network reception enabled.

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Are all PS Vita games downloadable?

I'm looking at the PS Vita to play some games. I usually play handheld games on my iPhone 5. So here are some questions: Are all the PS Vita games available for download from Sony's website, a la ...
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My PS VITA doesnot turn On

I am trying to turn on PSVita but it blink icon on screen and didnot turn On. i charge my PSVita but unable to Turn On it.. Please help me... I tried to charge the PSVita. It show yellow light on ...
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Patch notes for Playstation

Where can I find patch notes and system update history for the PlayStation systems?
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How much time do I have to recharge the PS Vita's battery before I lose my progress?

The PS Vita has a very neat feature to avoid data loss due to a drained battery. When its battery level reaches a critical low, it'll forcefully enter a low-power state, during which time it'll ...
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How do I turn on the “WLAN switch”?

I got Star Wars: The Force Unleashed for the PS Vita, so I can play multiplayer with my PSP. The problem is, my PS Vita is telling me to turn on the "WLAN switch". What is that and how do I turn it ...
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Does the PS-Vita support PSP games

Is the PS-Vita backwards compatible with PSP games? Some games I would like to play include Final Fantasy 7: Crisis core, Jak and Daxter: The Lost Frontier, Coded Arms, Tekken: Dark Resurrection, and ...
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small problem with psvita with data

Just wondering if anyone could give me some help regarding a problem i've been having with my vita, few days back i recently desided to buy "Cladun x2" from the psn store. Though cutting it short i ...
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PSN downloads for the PSVita — interpreting game availability

I've been browsing the playable games on the PS Vita listed here on the official website: http://us.playstation.com/psvita/games-and-media/#?platform=PSVita&Genre=Genre&SubCat=Vita ...
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PS Vita Internet Connection not connecting

My PS Vita finds every network connection access points, but mine! How can this be fixed. It can't see mine at all. Even when I manually add my router to the access points list on my PS Vita, still ...
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Do non-microphone standard stereo headphones work with PS Vita?

Do stereo headphones without microphones work with the PS Vita?
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Can PS Vita memory cards be switched between consoles?

If I had a PS Vita and a memory card with games/saves on it tied to a PSN account, is it possible to put that memory card into a different PS Vita and still access the same content without any ...
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Is Lego: Legends Of Chima Laval's Journey open world?

Is Laval's Journey open world on the PS Vita or even has just open world elements? Googling the issue seems to present mixed answers. Some say it's open world, some say it has open world elements, ...
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“The data is corrupted” error when copying save game from PS Vita to PSP 3000

I would like to record some game play and I have the required cables to do this on the PSP 3000. My problem is that my game saved game file is on a PS Vita and when I try to copy the saved game to my ...
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Is there a place where i can download the PSVita Content Manager Installer that does not require a net connection?

The computer which I have all my images on and has the most space to store a few backups doesn't connect to the internet so I need to find a version of the installer which works totally offline. Now ...
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Does Atelier Totori Plus have the Music DLC already in it

The original Atelier Totori had a Model Viewer, Past Game Music and Cory, Iksel and Ceci Party Characters as DLC. From what I've read, the Party Character's DLC is standard in Atelier Totori Plus and ...
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Can you sync PSVita trophies from a NTSC Game with a PAL Account

I know that a PSN Account is tied to the memory card which means if you wanted a NTSC (US) and PAL (UK, Aus) PSN Account you would need 2 memory cards. With that said, in terms of trophies, can you ...
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Can I get a PAL physical copy of Ragnarok Odyssey?

Ragnarok Odyssey is about 1.5 GB to download, I've been looking for a physical copy of it but everywhere I look they point out that it's a NTSC copy, while I normally wouldn't mind since the Vita is ...
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Is there a way to quickly copy games between PS Vita memory cards?

I've spent 5 hours last night downloading Atelier Totori Plus (and thus why I hate digital distribution), obviously I don't want to go though that again (with the constant fear that it's going to cut ...
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Can a PSVita download DLC for a PSP?

My main PSP which is the original model however it wont connect to my wireless network cause it seems to be incompatible with the WPA Security on it, I'm planning on getting a PS Vita and from what i ...
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Can the PS Vita play multiplayer games with the PSP?

I'm familiar with the PS Vita's Cross-Play games, which can carry your Vita progress over to your PS3, or vice versa. This got me to wondering if it was possible to play any of the PS Vita Store's ...
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Is it possible to use my PS Vita as additional PS3 controller?

As the title states: can I register my PS vita as an additional controller to an PS3 system? I want to play split-screen games without buying a new controller. I've already searched around the web. ...
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What accessories are used with this mysterious accessory port?

So, I got a PS Vita recently. As I was poking around trying to figure out how everything worked, I noticed this odd, unmarked port on the top of the system. It's only labeled as "Accessories ...
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Problems connecting my PS Vita to internet with my router

Im trying to connect my PS Vita to internet with my router, but Im having lot of trouble. The connection to the router seems to work ok, but internet is not working. When I run the "Internet ...
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Backing up saves to computer (while subscribed to PS+)

After much searching, I managed to find my saves in the Content Manager, but only under "Online Storage" (PS+). The heading for PS Vita System → Online Storage is "Saved Data (PS Vita)". When ...
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How can I tell whether Vita game save data is on the cartridge or the memory card?

It's kind of strange that this isn't consistent between all Vita games. How can I determine where a game saves its data (and therefore whether it can be backed up and restored)? Is it game data ...
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Does the PSN+ free games require an internet connection to play on the Vita?

I'm trying to decide if I want to give the PSN+ service a try since it offers a bunch of free games. However, the only time I usually use my Vita is times where there is no network access (such as ...
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Can I use ps plus in another country?

I was wondering if I join PS Plus in the US, will I be able to play downloaded games when I'm in another country? also, will I be able to purchase game or renew PS plus in another country? Thanks
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Trophies in pre-owned Vita game

When I go to start a pre-owned game, I am met by this ominous warning: You cannot earn trophies in this application. Do you still want to start this application? Only the first player to use ...
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Can the Vita menu be navigated with the right analog stick?

I'm trying to ascertain as to whether my right analog stick is broken. It doesn't function in the Vita's main menu but it appears to work fine in Uncharted: Golden Abyss.
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Can multiple players share one PS Vita?

Is it possible for two or more gamers to use a same PS Vita? Can two or more PSN accounts be used in one PS Vita? Or even using only on PSN account, is it possible to have multiple save games (none of ...
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PSN Avoiding DLC Region Locking Processes confirmation

From my research, while PS3/PSP/PSV hard copy games (not downloaded from the store) aren't region locked their DLC is locked to the store of the region the game come from, example, Hyperdimension ...
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Zen Pinball 2 PSVita, tick button?

I downloaded the Plants Vs Zombies table for Zen Pinball 2 on the PSVita and I think it's great fun (if a bit easy!). Does anyone know what the round button with a tick on it signifies that pops up ...
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Are there trophies for Zen Pinball 2 on the PS Vita?

Just downloaded Zen Pinball 2 and the Plant vs. Zombies table. When you click the trophies icon on the game it tells me to buy new tables. I thought I just did... Is there just no trophy support for ...
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Why am I unable to transfer Resident Evil 2 from my PS3 to my Vita?

I recently purchased FFVIII, Alundra and Resident Evil 2 from PSN and downloaded them on my PS3 with the intention of transferring them to my Vita to play on the move. When I enter the content ...
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Is it possible to download and transfer PSN games to PSVita from PC?

Is it possible to download PSN games (PSVita, Vita-compatible PSP games and minis) via PC software (i.e. Media Go) and then connect Vita with the PC and transfer Vita-compatible games (either by using ...
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Play PSOne games with analog sticks on the PSVita

I'd like to use the analog sticks of the PSVita when playing PSOne games but don't know how to do this. Does anyone have an idea?
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Look at ebook or website during playing a Vita/PSOne game?

I just bought Final Fantasy VII on the PSN with my Vita and would like to play a 100% Complete game. Therefore I need to look at the FAQ every so often. Sadly I couldn't find an ebook reader for the ...
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What is the use of the traveled distance in the Near application?

The Near app shows I've traveled quite a bit with my PS Vita, but what is the use of the distance traveled? Will it unlock stuff at certain distances? Is there a friends ranking?
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Does Sony Cross-Buy apply for physical copies of games?

I just read about Sony's newly announced crossbuy feature. What I could not retrieve from the articles is if this feature is only for online bought games or also for games that have been bought in a ...
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PSP game not saving - requires memory stick

I'm playing Assassin's Creed for PSP right now and it says that it cannot save because it requires a memory stick (for PSP). How can I fix this? (I have the memory card (32GB) for the PS Vita) Thanks ...
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Are 'transfarring' or cross-game saves region free?

Several games available on both the Vita and PS3 allow you to sync your progress between platforms, for example, the MGS HD collection for PS3 lets you 'transfar' your MGS2 & 3 saves to the Vita ...
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What do the different PS button light signals mean?

I have a PS Vita and I keep it in sleep mode on my desk most of the time. The PS button light is off most of the time, but I see the PS button turning on often. I know orange means charging, but ...
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How to deactivate a pre-owned PS Vita?

How would I deactivate PS Vita (3G/WiFi) without knowing anything about previous holder? I live in UK, and I suspect that system was sold with O2 contract.
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Transferring Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 from Vita to PS3

I purchased Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 from the PSN for the PS Vita. I've read that I can access DLC stuff for this game from either the Vita or my PS3. What I was wondering is, can I also transfer ...
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Where are Vita saves stored?

I want to borrow some Vita games off a friend, I was wondering if I might need to worry about overwriting his own saves. With PS3/PSP games I know saves are stored on the device itself (since the ...
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Does PSVita remote play let me use it as an additional controller?

I recently bought the Remote-Play enabled Pixeljunk Eden, and since I have one PS3 controller and one Vita, I was wondering how exactly remote play works (I'm interested in trying Eden's co-op). Does ...
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Most convenient method to switch between PSN accounts to access PS Vita content from different Playstation Stores?

I have a Japanese PSN account, as well as a US PSN account. On my PS3, I get the best of both world since I have access to Japanese Playstation Store as well as US Playstation Store. I can purchase ...
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What does “The LiveArea screen has been refreshed” mean?

When I come back to my PS Vita occasionally it will have 1+ notifications that "The LiveArea screen has been refreshed", usually for the Videos and Store apps. What does this mean? Does some setting ...
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PS Vita doesn't wake back up

I'm having problems with my Vita not waking back up from a long sleep. I play my Vita for a few mins a day and then leave it sleep/charging for long periods (I never turn any of my hardware off). I ...
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How do you know the PS Vita is charging?

Mine seems not to charge. I have tried with the charger in different plugs and do not see any indication that it is charging. Same thing when connected via USB.