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PS Vita Hack: a new PSP usermode exploit running on Firmware 2.06, by The Z


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59 Responses

  1. Raphale says:

    one more

    • ScoobyDoo says:

      Sorry to be a noob, but why do you write “one more”.

      Also, my vita is version 1.61, would I be wise to upgrade to 2.6 or should I stay on the lower version?

  2. Raphale says:

    WOOO one more

  3. Raphale says:

    wololo, is the vhbl you have going tol delay its release?

    • Dmaskell92 says:

      Non scheduled, unexpected ninja release, is the most effective. You don’t want Sony to have an ETA, because they patch everything.

  4. SteelWolf89 says:

    The Z should save it for the next firmware update, As the current one soon to be publicly released will serve the same purpose.

    I’m personally hoping we eventually get another kernel exploit that can be released after a MAJOR firmware update.

    also, i’d be willing to pay Coldbird to finish his work on decoding and re-implementing the Media Engine, as the drama that eventually caused him to leave the scene was just straight up unbelievable, and we could REALLY use his expertise at this point.

    • J3LACK--EAGLE says:

      yeA after a major one

      • Hugo_Mundo says:

        I agree with SteelWolf.
        I think The Z should wait until a more significant update is released.
        One thing that i’ve noticed though is that SONY is now enforcing updates througout the psn games. I’ve bought Nun Attack, downloaded it on my PS3, and when i’ve copied it over to my 2.02 vita and opened it the game gave me an update message.
        Now i can’t even play the games I BOUGHT on the firmware that I WANT to.
        SONY, ***?!

  5. SPoONiE_16 says:

    Amazing work!

  6. santos says:

    Ohh man bombs after bombs being dropped.. Keep it up sceners. ๐Ÿ˜›

  7. J3LACK--EAGLE says:

    yea he should wait for the next firmware release so we can get new features and theres already a exploit on this one so why dont you just release tomtom’s exploit then One the next update release the z’s

  8. Yuu says:

    Awesome work z, please keep us updated and i also agree wait until next major firmware drops to release but ultimately it is up to you ;)?


  9. Dmaskell92 says:

    The future looks promising for all our Vita’s, very nice.

  10. gunblade says:

    the home button looks nice on the white models.. wasent there more color vita coming out or sumthing… oooh n um the 4g models wouldent they be differnt from the current vitas but more like the slim ps3…

    • stOneskull says:

      sony should release a spiderman ps3 and vita with a new spiderman game that can be remote-played, cross-played, etc.. or even a south park version when the new game comes out.. anyway, yeah.. would like to see some other versions.. japan does have some other colors coinciding with their price drop.. so we’ll probably see them too.. or you could order one from japan

    • E says:

      The other colors (red, blue, etc) were released mainly in Japan, I believe. For now at least.

  11. gunblade says:

    ooh nice expoit…da z.. iszent z the last letter of the alphabit well thats cool…

  12. joyeop says:


  13. vhblfans says:

    good job.The Z should save it for the next firmware update.

  14. Dyzy7 says:

    vhbl does not seem too tempting, what are the chances that in future be replaced with eCFW or ARK ?
    should i’ll wait for a eCFW / ARK?

  15. Rusxaker says:

    Who turns bought recently Exploit (c support VHBL) in flight.

  16. newrcc says:

    it’s Z-Z-Z-Z-Z-Z-Z-Z-Z-Z… Sleeping???! Nooooooooooooooooo, It’s The Z flying like a rocket!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! hahahaha!=)
    Goodluck man!

  17. Acid_Snake says:

    so how many user mode exploits do we have now? last time I checked we had about 20-25

  18. capcomlegend says:

    lol sony has gotta be “mad” good work guys

  19. CoolMan says:


  20. Lucasyoh says:

    Congrats man \o/

  21. marc says:

    Exactly what I needed to hear so that I could upgrade to PSV FW 2.06, LoL!

  22. paco says:

    ok. I Am wait.

  23. mkc88r says:

    great job Z,thanks guys for all

  24. Voltrom says:

    Dope bro,, another psp xpl0x,, I mean there beat & all,, but “ps vita hack” shouldn’t even be in the title. We haven’t done *** with this console. I am getting bored of gta on tn-c. The whole vita in general. *** can we get a San Andreas hd collection. ..

    None the less,, excellent Z. Glad you wanted to make this one public, tho it doesn’t matter for me.. I’ve been playing the same games for what seems like months.

    So is it true 2.06 has speed improvements?

  25. AlphaKiloCharlie says:

    I remember the blog post talking about the limited amount of exploits coming out and how it might be the end of Vita exploits, now we already have 2 that are known to be released. Thank you Wololo and all the other developers that take there time to find these exploits and release them!

    • Not Sure says:

      I got the impression those were mainly talking about Kernel exploits.
      (A much rarer type which plays psp isos.)

      This homebrew-only kind is still rare enough to space between updates, but another ARK/TN may not come for a long time if ever.

      I believe that’s how they explained it.

  26. francis says:

    excited for the new exploit release…cnt wait.. wololo..the one!

  27. Akira123 says:

    Nice, I can’t wait for the new PSP usermode exploit!!

  28. Akira123 says:

    Yo thanks for the new exploit, we needed a new exploit for 2.06.

  29. mangbhoy says:

    Congrats, thank you for your dedication and hard work!

  30. SkyrimBr says:

    it is possible to remove a firmware update ps vita?

  31. deathlight says:

    awesome! Congratz to the Z

  32. snail says:

    Congratulations Mr. The Z on being anointed the ‘famous’ distinction! By none other than the famous Wololo as well!

  33. Brandon says:

    I can’t wait! I missed he last exploit by a couple days hopefully I don’t miss this one

  34. gjllopez says:

    impressive indeed

  35. please release it after aprilll i still dont have enough funds to buy psn card im still waiting for my sister nextweek. im really tired of spending money on sony’s games unlike before. pls pls mr zzzz :)

    • G36cBossMan says:

      Xenonzeissoptics – Ain’t nobody got time for dat! But seriously lots of people have been waiting patiently already no one wants to wait longer especially just for 1 person…

  36. je-al says:

    plsss release all the exploit im so excited ๐Ÿ˜€

  37. Chet says:

    So….is it safe to update to 2.06?? I’m still on 2.02 and I can’t access PSN store -_-
    thank you in advance.

    Long live the Z!!

  38. Pisson says:

    Please a custom Firmware for ps Vita 2.06 !! I have baught the Vita to play secret of mana and Psp DBZ !! Please !!

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