Market Status: Available in India
Updated on:May 29, 2016
Release Date: Mar 30, 2011
A superb Android gaming phone
Sony Xperia Play is one of the first gaming phones to arrive in the Indian market. The fast processor and GPU promise to deliver a great performance. However, Sony Xperia Sola and Xperia Play 4G may also be considered.
Smartphones with slide out keyboards are not unusual. But the same can`t be said about a smartphone with a slide out gaming controller. The Sony Xperia PLAY (aka the Playstation Phone) from Sony Ericsson and Verizon Wireless is an Android powered......
Pros: Controller makes this phone feel like a dedicated gaming device ; Nice camera ; Great sound quality
Cons: Volume button placement not optimal ; Controller doesn`t work with all games ; Display could be brighter ; Notification LED oddly placed
Verdict: With its 1GHz processor, this phone is as snappy as my Droid X as far as scrolling through apps, launching apps, etc. Battery life seems to be on par with other 1GHz phones Iu2019ve reviewed. That means you will want to charge it every night if you a...