PS Vita: TheFlow releases Firmware updater

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32 Responses

  1. Yattoz

    Perfect, I was trying to figure out how to clean my PS Vita before doing a clean reinstall of Henkaku (and maybe Ensô but I never used it, always activated Henkaku manually via the e-mail app). It never occurred to me that updating would actually clean the Vita. Perfect, thanks !

  2. 14mR0gu3

    First

  3. mangosteam

    Is it cool to update my 3.65 to 3.68? So i can use my psn features? But does it have a permanent henkaku enso that would only need one installation?

  4. windhazard

    Glad to see new release but I honestly think this has no practical use. You need a hacked vita in order to use it. But if you have a hacked vita already, why would you update to higher firmwares and lose Enso? Games requiring higher firmware will be dumped eventually and be able to run on 3.60/3.65 Enso Henkaku, so there’s simply no reason to update.

    • Gabriel Franco

      Man, this is for prepare the vita for the upcoming hack to 3.68 on July 1

      • Gianluca Di Maggio

        You know that anything above 3.65 is simply worse than anything before 3.65? There’s no need to update to 3.68 if you’re not already on it..

        • windhazard

          Exactly, and if you are on stock firmware now, just update using normal method to 3.68.

  5. Animedono

    Is there a chance of enso on 3.68? Otherwise not sure why would anyone use official update, unless its needs to go on official 3.65. Also on the video teaser he showed an offline install. meaning while no permanent hack, you can activate without needing internet+ standby will make it semi permanent.

  6. Orange Peel

    Cool beans!

  7. gamer120x1

    plz my ps vita in 3.63 what can i do right now ?

    • katana444

      +1

    • TehCupcakes

      Update to 3.65 using QCMA and manually downloaded (official) firmware file. Stay on 3.65 and you will be ready when TheFlow releases his exploit chain, scheduled to be released on 7/1.

      Here’s a guide:
      http://vita.cfw.guide/guide/updating-to-3.65/

      • Anonanon

        Confused why anyone would update to ofw 3.65 when we already have enso on 3.65 (providing you use theflow’s updater from 3.60)

        The new exploit is only really useful for those on ofw 3.65/3.68. if you’re on 3.60 you can already update to a henkaku enso enabled 3.65

      • EdenLegaia

        Beware about something that guide doesn’t say: QCMA may have a “Ignore the xml file” option enabled. Disable it or your VITA will give you a C3-12049-6 error.

    • zfreeman

      Update to 3.65 for future Enso. Or update to 3.68 for PSN and future Henkaku, but no Enso.

  8. Nergal

    Will be a updater metod like change the dns without need of use qcma(tried with no sucess) to update non hacked version 3.61/3.63 to 3.65?

  9. lightning

    Stay on ENSO at 3.65 and wait for all the games on 3.68 to eventually get decrypted and dumped by Mai. By then a new ENSO updater may come out. Cold boot Enso is too convenient to give up.

  10. d4rk51d3

    Updated web browser would be nice. Getting tired of the SSL crashes on every second website.

  11. randomuser

    eh…. the github page is down

    • Nando

      Yes, it seams that TheFlow saw some confusion/mixup on users about the updater and got it off-line… =/

  12. iBrick

    The github page is down.
    It gives “Not Found” in https://github.com/TheOfficialFloW/fwupdater

    • Nando

      Yep, it seams that people were getting confused on what the updater does and TheFloW got it off-line… =/