PlayStation Portable emulators

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The PlayStation Portable (PSP) is a handheld game console made by Sony. The system was released in Japan on December 12, 2004, in North America on March 24, 2005, and in the PAL region on September 1, 2005.

Emulators

Name Operating System(s) Latest Version Active Recommended
PPSSPP Windows, Linux, Android
JPCSP

Comparison

PPSSPP is a fairly new emulator, but it has been making tremendous progress. Compatibility is lower than JPCSP, but it is significantly faster. It is only recommended to use JPCSP if the game does not work in PPSSPP.

JCPSP requires the Jave Runtime Environment to be installed, which has a history of security issues. Because it uses Java, it is also much slower than PPSSPP. It is recommended to use PPSSPP instead, and only to use JPCSP if a game does not work. Development of PPSSPP is rapid, and it will soon overtake JPCSP in terms of game compatibilit

Emulation issues

Both require a plugin for sound to work. See: PPSSPP#Common_problems_and_fixes: