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7.3 out of 10

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Size
119.0 × 62.0 × 16.0 mm / 4.7 × 2.4 × 0.6 inches
Weight
175.0 gr / 6.2 oz
Music
Bluetooth™ stereo (A2DP)
Music from phone to headset over a wireless connection.
Album art
Choose music by browsing CD album arts or other images
Stereo speakers
Listen out loud - a full sound experience via stereo speakers.
TrackID™ music recognition
Record a few seconds of a song and get track, artist and album information sent to your phone in seconds.
Sony Ericsson Music player
Enjoy your favorite music sorted by artist, album and track. Shuffle and smart playlists supported.
Supports music tones
Use original artist recordings as ringtones.
Web
Google™ search
Find what you’re after with the Google™ search function.
Bookmarks
Quick access to your favorite websites.
Web browser - WebKit
Full Internet browser with support for standard protocols, images and video.
Pan & zoom
View webpages as you like - get a quick overview or zoom in on details.
Google Voice Search
Use your voice to search the web or to quickly launch a call to a friend.
Android™ Market
Get apps and games - download straight to your cell phone.
Connectivity
WiFi™
Utilise high-speed Internet at Wi-Fi™ hotspots at airports and other facilities.
USB support
Connect your phone to your computer.
USB mass storage
Connect and move items between computer and phone.
Micro USB support
Connect to your PC and other devices.
Bluetooth™ technology
Connect wirelessly to other Bluetooth™ devices.
3.5 mm audio jack
Share your music via the extra jack. Use any headphones with a standard-sized 3.5mm connector.
Google Maps™ - with Street View
Find your way to your destination.
Synchronization via Google Sync
Use your Google account to synchronize the contacts in your phone.
Synchronization via Facebook™
Match your Facebook™ friends with your phone contacts.
Google Latitude™
See where your friends are - and share your own location with them.
aGPS
Utilise GPS powered location based services.
Synchronization - Exchange ActiveSync®
Stay seamlessly synchronized with your Microsoft® Exchange email server.
Modem
Connect your computer to the Web using your phone wherever you are.
DLNA Certified™
Connect wirelessly to other devices.
Messaging
Text messaging (SMS)
Send text greetings anywhere in the world.
Predictive text input
Fast and easy text messaging.
Picture messaging (MMS)
Colorful multimedia messaging.
Instant messaging
Online chat. On the move.
Email
Check your email inbox wherever you are.
Conversations
Say it via chat-style text messaging.
Google Mail™
Gmail for mobile lets you send and receive email wherever you are.
Sound recorder
Take voice notes or record a sound clip to send in a message.
Communication
Vibrating alert
When your phone is in silent mode, you will know when a call or message comes in.
Speakerphone
Handsfree comfort when calling.
Noise shield
Filter out the sounds around and make yourself heard.
Google Talk™ - video chat
Chat-style communication plus video call functionality thanks to the front facing camera and Google Talk™ inside.
Facebook inside Xperia™ version 2
Facebook status updates. Share and recommend the apps you like, and like the music you love, even directly from the FM radio.
Twitter™ - Application
Let the world know how you feel and what you think - say it with a tweet.
Sony Ericsson Timescape™
All your communication with one person in one place.
Facebook™ - application
Stay in touch with your friends on Facebook™ through your phone.
Design
Touchscreen
Intuitive navigation – just touch the screen.
Picture wallpaper
Have your favorite picture onscreen in standby.
Auto rotate
Switch from vertical to horizontal mode by rotating the phone. Whatever you are viewing will rotate to suit.
Keyboard - Onscreen 12 key and QWERTY
Text input made easy.
Dedicated gaming keys
A full-throttle experience via keys designed for gaming.
Wallpaper animation
Stylish moving imagery onscreen.
Gesture input
Swipe your finger across the on-screen QWERTY keyboard.
Organizer
Phone book
The information you need to keep in touch with friends and family.
Flight mode
Disable the radio receivers and transmitters in your phone so you can safely use other functions.
Calendar
Store appointment information and set reminders.
Calculator
Full-function calculator when you need it.
Alarm clock
Set your phone alarm clock to ring at the time of your choice.
Google Calendar™
Create, add and edit events. Set up reminders and mobile notifications.
Android™ platform
Powered by Android™ for great performance. Personalize with all the apps you need from Android Market.
Document readers
Edit documents in popular formats.
Infinite button
Just one press to all about your friends or all the artist info you need.
Document editors
Edit documents in popular formats.
Platform
Android 2.3
Camera
Video light
More light when shooting video.
Geo tagging
Have your photo tagged with information on where it was taken.
Auto focus
Automatic focus for optimal clarity.
Video recording
Capture the action as it happens.
Front-facing camera
Your phone is video-chat ready - and the front-facing camera is great for self-portraits too.
Flash / light type - Photo light
When lighting conditions are poor, your picture can still be good.
Camera - 5.1 megapixel
Capture and share special moments.
Send to web
Catch moments with your camera and send straight to your personal web site or blog.
Image stabilizer
Avoid blurriness caused by slight hand movements.
Touch focus
Touch the screen to set the focus area.
Entertainment
YouTube™
View your favorite YouTube™ videos, or upload your own - access is easy via the YouTube™ application.
Video streaming
Watch video as it arrives. No storage needed.
3D games
Enjoy quality games with full color and depth.
PlayStation® Certified
A console‐like quality gaming experience optimized for cell phones.
Media Browser
Media content in one place for fast and easy access.
Motion gaming
Gaming gets physical - turn, swing, move your phone to control the action.
Dedicated gaming keys
A full-throttle experience via keys designed for gaming.
Gesture gaming
Place yourself in front of the phone's camera and move your body to win the game.
Available colors
Pearl White , Black
Memory
Internal phone storage: 1GB (up to 400MB free) Phone memory up to 400 MB Memory card slot: microSD™, up to 32GB Actual free memory may vary due to phone pre-configuration
Screen
854 x 480 pixels / 4.0" 16,777,216 colour TFT
Release Date
First seen
2 December 2009