Sony Xperia Play Won’t Get Ice Cream Sandwich

Sony Xperia Play Won't Get Ice Cream Sandwich

Sony has confirmed the bad news. The Sony Xperia Play, the company’s PlayStation phone, will not be getting the upgrade to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. In a blog post, the company updated its customers on the Android 4.0 roll out process and in it, Sony announced that the Xperia Play would not be getting […]

Sony Xperia Play with 4G LTE Headed to Verizon?

Sony Xperia Play

Have you been looking at picking up Verizon’s “PlayStation Phone” aka the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play? If so, you might want to hold off for the time being because it appears that the carrier might have an Xperia Play with 4G LTE in the pipeline. According to this here internal document, training for a 4G […]

HTC Sensation 4G and Sony Ericsson Xperia Play See Prices Slashed

Sensation 4G

If you’re looking to nab a new Android phone and you could care less about the upcoming Motorola Droid Bionic or Samsung Galaxy S II, then you might want to have a look at two deals that are going on right now for the HTC Sensation 4G on T-Mobile and the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play […]

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Finally Arrives on O2 UK

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play

After weeks and weeks of waiting, O2 UK has finally launched the PlayStation Phone, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play, on its network. It took nearly two months but it seems that O2 and Sony have finally worked out the bugs that prevented the device from being released on its original launch date which was, if […]

Memorial Day Android Deals – Droid Incredible 2 Free + $25 Off Any Phone

Memorial Day Deal Incredible 2 Free

WireFly is cutting prices on a collection of Android smartphone from Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile for the holiday weekend. These Memorial day deals include new phones like the Xperia Ply and LG Revolution as well as free with a 2 year contract pricing on a collection of older devices. These deals offer savings of up to $200 […]

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Available for $100 at Amazon

Xperia Play for Verizon

Today is a big day for those that love gaming on their phone because the ultimate gaming phone has just hit the shores of the U.S. in the form of the Sony Xperia Play for Verizon. If you’re thinking about buying this phone, you’ll probably want to snag the best deal, and we’re thinking that […]

Verizon Xperia Play Orders Begin to Arrive

Sony Xperia Play

While the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play isn’t scheduled to officially arrive on Verizon until May 26th, it looks like some of those that pre-ordered the device are already seeing their orders arrive. Back on May 17th, Verizon announced that the device formally known as the PlayStation Phone would be hitting its network this week for […]

Sony Xperia Play to Be First Verizon Phone With Gingerbread?

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play

It appears that the Sony Xperia Play will be launching the day that the Motorola Droid X2 is supposed to arrive, that day being May 26th, and it will be the first Verizon device rocking Google’s latest and greatest version of Android, Android 2.3 Gingerbread. While that’s good news for those on Verizon looking to […]

Sony Xperia PLAY: Details, Review & Hands-On Video Roundup

Xperia PLAY Controller

The Sony Xperia PLAY is an Android smarpthone infused with PlayStation gaming abilities and perhaps the first dedicated hardware gamepad to be built into a smartphone. The Sony Xperia PLAY is launching worldwide, but in the U.S. the device will land on Verizon. The Sony Xperia PLAY is best known as a PlayStation phone because it will […]

Why I Chose the HTC Thunderbolt Over the Rest of Verizon’s Lineup


The HTC Thunderbolt is Verizon’s flagship 4G LTE Android smartphone and has been one of the most anticipated devices to arrive on the Verizon network, even doing battle with the iPhone. While there are upcoming devices with faster processors and higher resolution screens, I chose the Thunderbolt as my next smartphone, for at least the […]

Sony Xperia PLAY launches worldwide, U.S. seethes with jealousy

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY

Sony Ericsson finally launched its ‘PlayStation Phone’, the Sony Xperia PLAY, in 11 markets worldwide today and expects to launch the device in 6 more markets over the course of the next two weeks. Accompanied by 60 games coming out in the first week, the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY is now available in UK, Germany, […]

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY Delayed By Two More Carriers in UK

Xperia Play

In a statement today, Sony Ericsson confirmed that due to shipping issues, the upcoming PlayStation Phone aka Sony Xperia PLAY will be missing tomorrow’s launch date for Vodafone and Three in the United Kingdom and won’t be available until next week at the earliest. This news comes on the heels of a previous delay with […]

Best of CTIA Wireless 2011 Awards


CTIA Wireless 2011 is taking place in Orlando this week and our own Chuong Nguyen has been running around the convention floor to find the best smartphones and tablets of CTIA 2011. These new smartphones and tablets are on the way to carriers and retailers near you, some as soon as April, bringing you the […]

Sony’s new Xperia PLAY ads put latest iPhone 4 promo to shame

Sony Xperia PLAY

Taking a page out of Old Spice’s book, Sony has released some pretty strange but funny advertisements for their latest Android phone, the Sony Xperia PLAY. Thankfully they aren’t as creepy as the original thumb ads. Featuring comedian and actress Kristen Schaal of Flight of the Conchords fame, the new promos focus on the gaming […]