Thursday, February 17, 2011

Xperia Play Set for March, Specs Announced

- The Sony Ericsson Xperia Play, aka the PlayStation Phone, will be out globally in March. It will arrive in the US first, shortly followed by Europe.
- The specs include 400 MB RAM and a 1 GHz Scorpion ARMv7, running Google's Android 2.3, aka Gingerbread.

Phone memory: 400 MB
Processor: 1 GHz Scorpion ARMv7
Operating system: Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Memory card support: microSD, up to 32 GB (8 GB included)
Size: 119 x 62 x 16 mm
Weight: 175 grams
Connection: Micro USB

Legacy PlayStation games to be released, (i.e. PSOne games downloadable through PlayStation Suite)
Dedicated gaming keys
Flash Lite
Gesture gaming
Motion gaming

Battery life
Talk time GSM/GPRS: Up to 8 hrs 25 min
Gameplay time: Up to 5 hrs 35 min
MP3 playback: Up to 30 hrs 35 min

5.1 megapixel camera
Auto focus
Geo tagging
Image stabiliser
Video recording

Album art
Bluetooth stereo
Google Music Player
Music tones (MP3/AAC)
PlayNow service
Sony Ericsson Music player
Stereo speakers
TrackID music recognition application
Polyphonic ringtones
Sound recorder
3.5 mm audio jack

Android Market
Google search
Google Voice Search

Monday, February 14, 2011

Sony Ericsson Xepria Play or PlayStation Phone Revealed

- At the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona yesterday Sony Ericsson finally officially revealed the Xperia Play, the worst kept secret of 2011's tech world so far, a.k.a. the PlayStation Phone.
- Check out the video of the unveiling yourself: