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How the PS Vita will work with PS4: Everything you need to know

How the PS Vita will work with PS4: Everything you need to know

By 5 November 2013

Sony's PlayStation 4 - a highly anticipated, next-generation console - is set to launch in just a few weeks, but the company has already released a significant software patch that will enable it to work with a companion device. The PS Vita, Sony's popular... >>

Big PS Vita update readies handheld for PS4 use

Big PS Vita update readies handheld for PS4 use

By 5 November 2013

Sony has released a massively important firmware update for the PS Vita handheld console that adds and improves a number of key features, not least compatibility with the upcoming PS4. System update v3.0 adds a new application to the home screen called... >>

Sony PS Vita TV heading to China and South Korea in 2014, but European release unlikely

Sony PS Vita TV heading to China and South Korea in 2014, but European release unlikely

By 18 September 2013

Sony's PS Vita TV tiny games console will be released outside of Japan, but not until 2014 and only to China and South Korea. It is looking increasingly unlikely that the device will ever make it to the UK, mainland Europe or the US. Engadget's Asian... >>

Why Sony replaced the PS Vita OLED with an LCD screen

Why Sony replaced the PS Vita OLED with an LCD screen

By 12 September 2013

When we wrote about the new PS Vita we questioned Sony's choice of an LCD screen over the current OLED. After all OLED is better quality and uses less power, right? In a Nikkei Electronics interview Sony Computer Entertainment CEO Andrew House said: "The... >>

Sony PlayStation Vita TV to hit Japan this year

Sony PlayStation Vita TV to hit Japan this year

By 9 September 2013

Sony has unveiled a version of the PlayStation Vita that will work on your big screen at home. The innards of this small box are essentially those of a PS Vita but crammed into a case that works with your TV and PS3 Dualshock 3 controller. The console... >>

PlayStation opens Indie Games Category to PS Vita, touting Hotline Miami at launch

PlayStation opens Indie Games Category to PS Vita, touting Hotline Miami at launch

By 26 June 2013

PlayStation 3 owners have been browsing the new Indie Games category that Sony introduced on the PlayStation Store more than a month ago, but now the company has opened the category to PS Vita owners as well, allowing mobile gamers to discover the latest... >>

Sony: PS4 will breathe new life into PS Vita

Sony: PS4 will breathe new life into PS Vita

By 25 June 2013

Some have suggested that the PS Vita is a flop, but Sony has always been bullish about its handheld gaming console. It has refused to drop its price outside of Japan, focusing on attractive bundle options instead. And while software support has been slow... >>

PS Vita US price drop in advance of PS4 launch

PS Vita US price drop in advance of PS4 launch

By 12 March 2013

The PlayStation Vita has just got itself a tasty price cut over in the States, with Sony stores now selling the handheld for $199.97 (£135). This represents a $100 saving with the console and puts it in the same price bracket as the Nintendo 3DS. The... >>

Sony PS Vita price slashed in Japan, but no word on UK price yet

Sony PS Vita price slashed in Japan, but no word on UK price yet

By 18 February 2013

The PlayStation Vita has had a third knocked off its price in Japan. The console is now retailing for 19,980 yen (about £138) for both Wi-Fi and 3G models. It had previously cost 30,000 yen. Sony says, however, that it has no plans to drop prices outside... >>

How to get Skype on your PS Vita

How to get Skype on your PS Vita

By 22 January 2013

Skype can go way beyond just your computer. Not only can it run on everything from smartphones to your TV, but on your games consoles as well. Skype was one of the first apps for PS Vita and remains one of the best. But how does it work? Read on to find... >>