Download PlayStation Vita Firmware Update 2.10, Released Today


Today Sony released PlayStation Vita firmware update 2.10, it comes with a couple of new features, some enhances and optimizations. The update will definitely appeal to those who have been irked by cluttered icons on the Vita's home screen. The latest PlayStation Vita firmware update 2.10 allows users to make folders of up to 10 items, the folders can be organized on the home screen. This would greatly help users in making their Vita's home screen clean and clutter free.


Downloading and installing PlayStation Vita firmware update 2.1 will update your handheld's operating system and will also include the latest security patches, settings and features. If you happen to have one, it is highly recommended that you get this update. Sony says that will go live some time this evening. The last firmware update, which brought the version number 2.06, for Vita was released on March 12, 2013.

The Changes In PlayStation Vita Firmware Update 2.10:

  • Create folders to more easily manage your favorite application icons on the home screen, with up to 10 icons in each folder and a maximum of 100 on the home screen (including icons inside the folders).
  • Verify which PS Vita card you are using by looking at the home screen’s info bar. You can also save the layout of your home screen icons in the memory card.
  • Added video support allows you to play videos within the browser (memory card required; some videos are not supported).
  • New email enhancements allows you to view HTML messages, add multiple email addresses to your contacts, and easily search your messages using the new search feature.
  • PlayStation Plus members will be able to automatically update PlayStation Mobile format software and upload game save data onto online storage using 3G connection.
  • New “Mute Automatically” option will mute your PS Vita speakers when your headset is unplugged and pause your music when using the music app.

As per many of the user's comments, the folders update is being much appreciated. Do let us know in the comments if you're glad that Sony finally added this much needed functionality.