Common PS Vita Slim Problems
Diagnose and fix the most common problems plaguing your PlayStation Vita Slim handheld console with these step-by-step DIY troubleshooting guides.
|4 Solutions||PS Vita Slim Not Charging|
|The device refuses to charge despite being plugged in.|
Potential causes include software not functioning, hardware not registering charger, improper charger connection, faulty AC charger, and software error.
|2 Solutions||PS Vita Slim Cannot Connect to WiFi|
|The user is having trouble getting the device to sync to any WiFi source.|
Potential causes include a blocked system access point, a need to reconnect, DNS error causing the device to not find the router, device failing to find the router, and a software error introduced in an update.
|2 Solutions||PS Vita Slim Unresponsive Joysticks or Buttons|
|The device is not responding to any inputs, and the joysticks cannot be used.|
Potential causes include sticky and dirty buttons or a broken joystick.
|1 Solution||PS Vita Slim System Can’t Find Memory Card|
|The system regularly fails to access the memory card.|
Potential causes include a memory card that was bumped out of place.
|2 Solution||PS Vita Slim Unresponsive Black Screen|
|The device displays a black screen and refuses to show any active inputs.|
Potential causes include a dead battery, or a system glitch.
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