Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is the company’s most popular Android phone and the world’s first PlayStation certified smartphone. This device was announced at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2011 in Barcelona. It runs on the latest Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System and comes with a 4 inch capacitive multi-touch display, 1 GHz Scorpion ARMv7 processor, 5 megapixel camera and much more. This handset was released in the US, exclusively for the Verizon Wireless customers. The Xperia Play ships with 7 amazing games including Madden NFL 11, Bruce Lee Dragon Warrior, Asphalt 6: Adrenaline, The Sims 3, Star Battalion, Crash Bandicoot and Tetris.
Sony Ericsson Xperia Play features a 4 inch capacitive multi-touch display with 480 x 854 pixels resolution, 1 GHz Scorpion ARMv7 processor, Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS, slide-out gaming keypad, 5 megapixel camera with auto-focus and flash, VGA front facing camera for video calling, PlayNow service, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi Connectivity, Sony Ericsson Music player and more.
Other features include a 3.5 mm audio jack, 400 MB internal memory, microSD card slot, 8 GB microSD card included, up to 32 GB expandable memory, Gesture gaming, Motion gaming, aGPS, DLNA Certified, Micro USB, Android Market, Android Cloud to Device messaging, Bluetooth stereo (A2DP), up to 8 hrs 25 min talk-time, up to 425 hrs standby time, up to 5 hrs 35 min game play time, up to 30 hrs 35 min music playback and a 1500 mAh battery.
This handset was originally priced at $199.99 with a 2 year contract, but Verizon recently reduced the price of this device. Now, you can get the amazing Xperia Play smartphone for just $99.99 with a new two-year service agreement. You will also need to subscribe to a Verizon Wireless Nationwide Talk plan and a smartphone data package starting at $39.99/month and $29.99/month respectively. To buy this handset, just head over to this page.