Updated April 10, 2017

How to deactivate a PS Vita or PS TV system

Find out how to deactivate your PS Vita/PS TV from your SEN account.

 
 

This is useful in case you want to activate a new device, but you have reached the activation limit for the type of device.

To deactivate your PS Vita:

  1. On your PS Vita system, tap [Settings] on the home screen. Go to [PlayStation Network] > [System Activation].
  2. Select the type of content you no longer want to use on your PS Vita - Games or, Video.
  3. Tap [Dectivate] > [OK].
  4. Your PS Vita is now deactivated for the selected content type.