Say Goodbye to Vita’s Proprietary Charger

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If you’re a Playstation Vita owner, you’re probably still upset at the fact that lots of the peripherals for the device are, as per usual Sony manufacturing, proprietary.

If you’ve been looking for an alternative, or if you’re still on the fence of buying one, Sony boss Shuhei Yoshida has confirmed that yes, any micro USB charger will work:

Now all Sony has to do is let people use standard micro SD cards instead of their proprietary memory cards that cost a fortune. Alright, they have cut the prices on their memory cards but they’re still a bit pricey.

Brandon Orselli


Big Papa Overlord at Niche Gamer, Nicchiban, and Pretentious Media. Italian. Dad. Outlaw fighting for a better game industry. I also write about music, food, & beer. Also an IT guy.