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 4G Headed to AT&T on September 18th

Xperia Play 4G

The Sony Ericsson Xperia Play has been out in the United States since May 26th. Only problem is, it has been limited to Verizon only. We knew that AT&T would end up getting the PlayStation Phone eventually but we weren’t sure as to when until today when AT&T dropped a release date and pricing on […]

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 Headed to AT&T

Xperia Play

In a change of pace from all of the press releases and conferences that we get these days for smartphone announcements, AT&T has silently announced that the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play aka the PlayStation Phone will be hitting its network. The reason I use silent announcement is because there is no press release for this […]

Amazon Drops Prices of Best Selling Verizon Smartphones

Verizon Price Cut

In addition to that sale on Windows Phone 7 devices that its holding throughout June, Amazon is also playing host to a seven day spring sale on some of Verizon’s top of the line devices.So, if you’ve been itching for a phenomenal deal on some of Big Red’s big name phones, the deals that Amazon […]

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 […]

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 […]

Early XPERIA Play Pre-Orders Have Begun to Ship


Despite a promise that pre-orders of the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play would only begin to ship on  May 25th to coincide with the launch on May 26th, the U.S. CDMA model has already begun to ship by Verizon Wireless. A reader had sent in screenshots of his FedEx tracking to Droid-Life, which shows that the […]

Sony Xperia Play Coming to Verizon on May 26th for $200

Xperia Play

We had a feeling that May 26th was going to be the day that Verizon would finally put the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play on shelves and sure enough, Big Red has announced that the device formally known as the PlayStation Phone is going to be available on the 26th for $200. The Xperia Play has […]

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 Ericsson Not Worried about Dismal Xperia Play Game Sales

Xperia Play

In a report from PlayStation Lifestyle, it appears that the recently released Sony Ericsson Xperia Play aka PlayStation Phone, is having hard time selling games and Sony for its part, isn’t worried about it in the slightest. The Xperia Play gaming smartphone, which has been out since April 1st, has seen extremely low sales for […]

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 […]

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 […]

Sony Xperia PLAY delayed on O2, should still hit Verizon in early May

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY

O2 and Sony have confirmed that the version of the Xperia Play headed to the United Kingdom based carrier has been delayed beyond the scheduled April 1st launch date because of some kinks still being worked out with the software. Stuart Hibberd, head of O2’s testing team, explained it like this to Pocket-lint: As 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 […]

PlayStation Games Coming to Tegra 2 Android Phones

IMG 20110310 151641 660x497 Playstation Suite coming to Tegra 2 Android devices this year

On the NVIDIA Tegra Zone, an app in which the chip-maker highlights high-performance games and apps that are compatible with Android devices running the dual-core Tegra 2 processor, NVIDIA says that the Sony’s PlayStation suite is coming to Android devices, which will bring PlayStation games and other gaming apps to Android smartphones. Of course, Sony […]