PSP Slim Not Powering On

Discussion in 'PSP - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by ganons, Feb 23, 2011.

  1. ganons

    ganons GBAtemp Addict

    Jun 12, 2005
    So I though I try my psp slim (after 6 months being last time used) and it wont power on

    I tried with usb cable powered with desktop pc but no charge light
    I tried with the mains and no charge light

    Anyone have any ideas?
  2. themuddaload

    themuddaload Creepin' hardcore.

    May 4, 2008
    United States
    West of the equator Sex: sure
    take the battery out and plug the psp in, if it turns on and works fine, probably battery issues.

    I think a bricked psp should still charge batteries, so I don't think thats the issue.

    I believe PSP batteries have a breaker type circuit on them, ive had a battery stop working on me for a day or so before. (tried sticking a psp2000 battery in my phat once [​IMG] ) so if all else fails, give it a day, and try again tomorrow.
  3. steveo1978

    steveo1978 GBAtemp Regular

    Nov 9, 2010
    United States
    Try just letting the psp charge for a while the battery might be completely drained and need to build up some power before it will turn on.