Improve the overall performance of your PlayStation Vita system with the latest system software update.
An update to the PlayStation Vita system software was released on 2 October 2014. You can use this to update your system software to version 3.30.
A PS Vita system software update for your PlayStation Vita systems or PlayStation TV systems is required to use PSN features and some features on the system. Also, downloading and installing the PS Vita system software update will update your PS Vita system or PS TV system to include the latest security patches, as well as new and revised applications, features, and settings. It is recommended that you always maintain your system to use the latest version of the system software.
Main features in system software update version 3.30
Added [Theme & Background]. You can download themes from PlayStation Store to change the icons and backgrounds displayed on the home screen.
You can now see how rare a trophy is. Select [PSN] and then select the title.
You can now add other players besides your Friends when you create events.
You can now save events received through [Messages] and [E-mail]. Select the calendar file inside the message to view the event, then select [Options] > [Add to Calendar] to save the event to your calendar.
References to the product name on VTE-1000 series system screens have been changed to [PlayStation TV] or [PS TV].
You can now adjust the volume level of your PS TV system. Press and hold the PS button, and then select [Master Volume] on the screen that is displayed.
Other new or revised features in version 3.30
You can now close all windows at once. Select [Window] > [Options] > [Close All Windows] > [OK].
The display speed of Web pages has been improved.
LiveArea can now display up to 6 events scheduled today or later.
You can now set the colour of the days in the calendar. Select [Options] > [Settings] > [Day Colour] on the calendar screen.
The operation guarantee for the Content Manager Assistant for PlayStation has terminated for Mac OS X Leopard and Microsoft Windows XP. For details about the operating environment for the Content Manager Assistant for PlayStation, click here.
[Noumea] was added to [Date & Time] > [Time Zone].
Support for Daylight Savings Time was added for Wellington (New Zealand).
Several languages were added to [Devices] > [External Keyboard] > [Type]. Languages other than Japanese and English can be typed from a Bluetooth keyboard connected to a PS Vita / PS TV.
You can now use four wireless controllers simultaneously with a PS TV.
– Some games have a set number of controllers that can be used simultaneously to play.
– Up to two players can now play simultaneously on [PS4 Link] remote play.
Do not download or install the update using data other than the official update file provided online or on a PS Vita card by Sony Computer Entertainment. Do not download or install updates by methods other than those described in the system documentation or on this website. If you download or install update data from a different source, by a different method, or on a PS Vita system that has been altered or modified in any way, the PS Vita system might not operate properly and might not be able to install the official update data. Any of these actions can void the PS Vita system warranty and affect your ability to obtain warranty services and repair services from Sony Computer Entertainment.
Do not turn off the power or remove the memory card for your PS Vita system during the update process. Interrupting the update can cause a system malfunction.
It might not be possible to start the update if the battery charge level is low.
You might not be able to use some applications or content without first updating the system software.
The PS Vita system and PS TV system software updates installed on your system are subject to a limited licence from Sony Computer Entertainment Inc
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