Sony NGP New Name Vita – PSV: More Details Released At E3

There has been various rumors circulating about the Sony NGP aka the PSP2 such as how its having to downgrade the specs of the device, how it’s likely to be the focus of Sony’s part in E3 and also some of the features that we are likely to see.

Now we have heard a new one and it’s regarding the actual name of the console, we have just read over on Kotaku that the new name for the Sony NGP will be Vita (PSV) and we also expect there to be more details released at E3. The device with its new name was apparently spotted in a brochure and it looks pretty convincing, you can see it below.

Of course being the week before E3 the rumors will buzz around the Internet constantly right up until anything is announced at the actual event with many people speculating about various things. We are hoping that Sony don’t reduce the specs of the device too much to compete with the Nintendo 3DS as one of the things that will attract many users to the device is the power you can have at your fingertips when you are on the move.

If you are running for your dictionaries to find out what Vita means then don’t worry, we have you covered. It means “Life” in Latin and if you are going to abbreviate the name it will be the PSV which has a certain ring to it don’t you think. If you would like to take part in a poll around the name of the device then head over to, their author has also added his own take on things about the naming convention of the new powerhouse from Sony.

What do you think of the name Vita? Do you think this will be its final name? Let us know in the comments section below.