Sony PlayStation Vita (sony-psvita)

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Sony PlayStation Vita
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Sony PlayStation Vita
Manufacturer Sony
Name PlayStation Vita
Codename psvita
Released 2011
Category testing
Original software System software based on FreeBSD with LiveArea GUI
Hardware
Chipset Kermit
CPU Quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore
GPU PowerVR SGX543MP4+
Display 960 x 544 (OLED for PCH-1000 or IPS LCD for PCH-2000, 5.0")
Storage 1 GB flash memory (PCH-2000 model only)
Memory 512 MB
Architecture ARMv7
Type handset
This device is marked as not booting.
Features
USB Networking
Flashing
Touchscreen
Display
WiFi
FDE
Mainline
Battery
3D Acceleration
Audio
Bluetooth
Camera
GPS
Mobile data
Internal storage
SMS
Calls
USB OTG
Sensors
Accelerometer
Magnetometer
Ambient Light
Proximity
Hall Effect
Barometer
Power Sensor
Misc
Built-in DVB
Camera Flash
Keyboard
Touchpad
USB-A
HDMI/DP
Ir RX
Stylus
Memory Card
Haptics
Ethernet
FOSS bootloader


Contributors

  • xerpi

Users owning this device

  • 12brendon34 (Notes: Thought it would be funny to list)
  • Roboe (Notes: (second hand) PCH-1004 Wi-Fi (OLED); firmware: 3.65, storage: 16GB (memory card); without a PSN account; running HENkaku through the Ensõ payload)
  • Russanandres (Notes: 3.65 firmware)
  • TheSame (Notes: PCH-2008 v3.65 ensõ_ex; 8+256Gb; All sticks replaced)
  • UltrasonicMadness (Notes: PCH-2016, Lego Action Heroes Mega Pack)
  • Ungeskriptet (Notes: PCH-2000 Wi-Fi Black, Left stick replaced and jailbroken with Ensō)


Jailbreak

For firmware 3.65 - 3.74 h-encore² by Andy Nguyen must be used. For easier installation of h-encore² finalhe by soarqin can be used.

If you want a permanent jailbreak on 3.65 use the ensō installer

Downgrading firmware

Refer to modoru. This works on firmware 3.60 - 3.73.

Running Linux

Work is being done by xerpi on GitHub.

Linux loader: https://github.com/xerpi/vita-linux-loader
Kernel: https://github.com/xerpi/linux_vita

See also