Sony’s online gaming service for PS3, PS4 and PS Vita is again down for some users, as many of them are experiencing connectivity issues. Sony has mentioned that it is aware of the issue and working on the same, though, it hasn’t given any explanation about what exactly the glitch is.
This has been brought to Sony after many users reported on Twitter and Reddit about the issue. Although Sony’s PSN status page indicates that, everything is running with no hurdles, but the support page shows “PSN is under maintenance.”
We're aware that some PSN users are experiencing connectivity issues. Thank you for your patience as we investigate.
— Ask PlayStation (@AskPlayStation) February 1, 2016
The service is unavailable for some users, but most of them are able to login in and perform regular PSN activities. Sony has asked those users to reboot the system in safe mode and offering suggestions to help users who are unable to get access through.
There are multiple reports from PS4 users from UK, North America and Europe has confirmed that the issue has been solved. Even Sony has posted a message earlier today on its official Twitter handle, “PlayStation Network has been restored.
“You should be able to access online features without any problems now. Sorry for the inconvenience.”
However, it is unclear what has caused the mass outage, which affected PS3, PS4 and PS Vita users worldwide.