Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY CDMA

Announced:
Feb 13, 2011
Status:
Released
Release date:
May 26, 2011

PhoneArena Rating:

8.5
Read Full Review

Display

Size:

4.0 inches

Resolution:

854 x 480 pixels, 245 PPI

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body:

59.72 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8655

Processor:

Single core, 1000 MHz, Scorpion

GPU:

Adreno 205

RAM:

0.5GB LPDDR2

ROM:

512 MB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

OS:

Android (2.3.4, 2.3)

Battery

Capacity:

1500 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording:

800 x 480 pixels 30 fps

Features:

Video light, Video calling

Front:

0.3 MP VGA

Design

Dimensions:

4.69 x 2.44 x 0.63 inches (119 x 62 x 16 mm)

Weight:

6.17 oz (175 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Music recognition

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Shopping information

MSRP:

$ 450

This device is also known as Sony Ericsson R800x

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Cons

  • Thick body (0.63 inches)

Description

This is the CDMA version of Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY which is the first PlayStation Certified device and the first specialized Android gaming phone to hit the market. It features a slide-out gamepad, 4" LCD screen and a second generation 1GHz Snapdragon chipset. There is a dedicated section on Android Market for it, which will list titles written specifically for the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play, or ported over from other mobile devices.

Do you ...?

Despite our efforts to provide full and correct Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY CDMA specifications, there is always a possibility of admitting a mistake. If you see any wrong or incomplete data, please

LET US KNOW.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.
FCC OKs Cingular's purchase of AT&T Wireless