Sony PlayStation Vita technical specifications

Are you looking for the Sony PlayStation Vita specifications? Read this post to find out complete technical specs of Sony PS Vita and its availability and price.

Sony recently launched the Sony PlayStation Vista handheld gaming device in USA. This revolutionary gaming console is not yet available in most of the countries but gamers all over the world are excited over this new baby from Sony.

In this post, I am providing the complete specification of the Sony PlayStation Vita gaming console. Read the technical specs below and I will be posting a detailed comparison on Sony PlayStation Vita with Nintendo 3DS.

Technical Specs of Sony PlayStation Vita

Sony PS Vita is powered by a super power CPUARM Cortex - A9 core CPU with quad core and is built to support any CPU intensive games. The GPUSGX543MP4+ GPU will give you ultimate gaming experience.

Here is the physical dimensions of the Sony PS Vita:
Length: 7.16"
Height: 0.73"
Width: 3.29"

Please note that the above dimensions of Sony PS Vita does not include some large projections from the device.

The PS Vita comes with multi touch, capacitive touch screen which is 5 inches (16:9), 960 x 544, and supports approximately 16 million colors.

It also has a Rear Touch Pad screen for an ultimate gaming experience.


The Sony PlayStation vita is loaded with 2 cameras - front and rear.

Wireless Communications in Sony PlayStation Wi-Fi
Mobile network connectivity (3G)
IEEE 802.11b/g/n (n = 1x1)(Wi-Fi)(Infrastructure mode/Ad-hoc mode)
Bluetooth® 2.1+EDR (A2DP/AVRCP/HSP)

Keys & Switches:

PS button
Power button
Directional buttons (Up/Down/Right/Left)
Action buttons (Triangle, Circle, Cross, Square)
Shoulder buttons (Right/Left)
Right stick, Left stick
START button, SELECT button
Volume buttons (+/-)

Other technical specs:

  • Built-in stereo speakers

  • Built-in microphone

  • Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer), Three-axis electronic compass

  • Built-in GPS

  • Wi-Fi, location service support

  • I think Sony PS Vita is the only hand held device with a built-in GPS system.

    Sony PlayStation Vita technical specs

    You can see a detailed technical specs and compare of Nintendo 3DS and Sony PlayStation Vita in our Product comparison section.

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