How to find out what fw has a new psvita?

Discussion in 'PS Vita - Hacking & Homebrew' started by tsam2, May 17, 2017.

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    Hi guys. I'm thinking of buying a new psvita from ebay. The ones i see the most are imports from Japan. Is there any way to find out which factory fw they have from the box? I've seen some models on ebay pch-2000 za22 (glacier white) or za23 (acqua blue) and on this site https://www.vitadevwiki.com/index.php?title=SKU_Models it says that they r manufactured on 2015. Is it safe to buy one of these or it may be new japanese models with fw over 3.60? Thanks in advance.
     
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    Thanks for ur quick reply. I just checked these 2 colors that you mentioned and the models are PCH-2000 za25 and za26 released in December 2016. So i guess i'm good to go with other models like za11/12 etc to za24.