Sony Ericsson Xperia Play will not be a Verizon exclusive
posted by Alan F. / Feb 18, 2011, 11:24 AM
In the interview, Uddenfeldt also said that while Sony Ericsson is excited to have Verizon as a new foothold in the U.S market, Big Red might not be the only U.S. carrier to get the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play, and that the "PlayStation phone" might end up being launched on multiple carriers in the States. The CTO added that the phone will launch with 5 or 10 pre-loaded games. 50 to 60 titles will be available from the Android Market, specifically for the device.
It all looks like a big positive for the joint venture as previously Sony Ericsson could not find even one U.S. operator to subsidize any of its Xperia handsets. Combine this with the manufacturer's newly found dedication to Android OS upgrades, the possible launch of an LTE device and it looks like Sony Ericsson could be a force to be reckoned with when it comes to Android handsets in the U.S. this year.
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Hopefully it'll hit Sprint, be reasonably priced, have 4G, and come out within the next two or three months.
posted on Feb 18, 2011, 1:54 PM 0
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Hopefully, all of S.E. phones will be reasonably priced, be on the more powerful 4G or LTE, and be an option for summer. My daughter has gone through more phones in her young cell phone life then most do in a lifetime, and her Sony Ericson was one phone that held up well to her abuse.
posted on Feb 18, 2011, 9:13 PM 0
what about fricken at&T are they getting this phone or not who cares about verizon they suck we have at&t because my friend travels out of state and verizon doesnt have coverage like to washington and oregon crescent city koos bay thats why
posted on Feb 21, 2011, 2:22 PM 0
Sprint, if you don't get this phone available to your customers, reasonably priced, by the first of april, like Verizon will, I will dump you guys like the load of dirt you are! I am going to whatever company has this thing first! Sprint sux flesh marbles anyway! Poor customer service, outsourced to some third world sand country! Here's a hint Sprint - I don't want to talk to someone I can't understand! Especially when I am already aggravated anyway. Ya, and I really believe the bitches name was "Amber"!!!!!
posted on Mar 22, 2011, 1:28 PM 0
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