An image does not appear on the PS Vita system screen



Check the following items.

  • Did you turn the system on?

    When turning on your PS Vita system for the first time, press and hold the power button for five seconds. When the power comes on, the PS button lights up blue and then the initial settings screen is displayed.  If the PS button does not light up blue, please click here.

    If the screen does not appear even though the PS button lights up blue one time, try the following.
  • Turn off the system

    Press and hold the power button for more than 30 seconds to completely turn off your system. Then release the power button and press and hold it again for five seconds to start up your system..

    If the system does not turn on or the screen still does not appear, leave it idle for a few hours and after the screen goes off, please contact PlayStation Support.