The Sony Ericsson Xperia Play, or the PlayStation Phone as it was earlier known, has finally been released in India after months of anticipation. The first PlayStation Certified smartphone, the Xperia Play will be able to play PlayStation One games, which are currently exclusive to the handset via the Android Market. The slide-out gaming controls hope to enhance the mobile gaming experience. Check out the specs of the Xperia Play:
It's time to Play, India!
- 4.0-inch LED backlit capacitive touchscreen with a 480 x 854 pixel resolution
- Slide out PlayStation game pad controls
- 3G, EDGE/GPRS, Wi-Fi with DLNA support
- GPS with A-GPS support + Geotagging
- 1GHz Scorpion processor, Adreno 205 GPU to run Android 2.3 aka Gingerbread
- Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP and USB 2.0
- 5 megapixel camera
- 3.5mm handsfree socket
- microSD card support
The Xperia Play’s official MRP is Rs. 35,000 and the MOP Rs. 32,000, but some retailers like Flipkart are selling the phone for a price of Rs. 30,999.