You can test your internet connection and display the results.
|Name*||The connection name of the Internet connection currently being used|
|SSID*||The SSID of the access point|
|Obtain IP Address||Whether or not an IP address has been obtained|
|Internet Connection||Whether or not an Internet connection has been established|
|PlayStation®Network Sign-In||Whether or not you have been able to sign in to PlayStation®Network|
|NAT Type||How the connection is made from the PS Vita system to the Internet
This works as a way to gauge the connectivity with other PS Vita systems when using functionality such as a game’s communication features.
Type 1: Connected directly to the Internet
Type 2: Connected to the Internet via a router
Type 3: Connected to the Internet via a router
With Type 3, communication with other PS Vita systems may be impossible or the game communication features may be limited. Refer to "When you cannot connect to PlayStation®Network" for more details.
|Connection Speed (download)||The connection speed with which information on the Internet can be downloaded on the PS Vita system (estimated speed)|
|Connection Speed (upload)||The speed at which the PS Vita system can send data to the Internet (estimated speed)|
- Only when connected via Wi-Fi
- When the Internet connection test fails, follow the on-screen instructions to check the settings. Also consult any documentation provided by your Internet service provider or mobile network operator and the manuals for the network equipment being used.
- To perform an Internet connection test for a specific Wi-Fi access point, tap [Network] > [Wi-Fi Settings], select the access point that you want to test, and then tap [Internet Connection Test].