A revised model, the PS Vita 2000 series, released across 20, sports all of the same features with a slightly smaller size, extended battery life, and an LCD screen replacing the OLED display.
Sony also released the Play Station TV, a short-lived, re-purposed version of the Vita that allowed for the play of PS Vita games on a television screen similar to a home video game console, though the PS TV variant was discontinued by the end of 2015.
A concentrated effort to attract smaller, indie developers in the West, combined with strong support from mid-level Japanese companies, helped keep the platform afloat.
While this led to less diversity in its game library, it did garner strong support in Japanese-developed role-playing video games and visual novels alongside a wealth of Western-developed indie games, leading it to become a moderate seller in Japan, and build a smaller, yet passionate userbase in the West.
This new, very popular, console is supplying live and simulated pornography and other obscene content.