Tag Archives: PlayStation

Xperia Play could be bound for Verizon

Back on February 3rd, Wirefly posted a comparison chart illustrating the strengths and weaknesses of Apple’s iPhone versus those of Sony Ericsson’s upcoming PlayStation device, the Xperia Play. It wasn’t unti late last night that Phone Arena was tipped off to what might have been a legitimate leak in the chart: The Xperia Play’s U.S. carrier was listed… Read more

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play confirmed for February 13th

The day before Mobile World Congress 2011 in Barcelona, which runs February 14th – 17th, Sony Ericsson will finally unveil the details regarding their upcoming PlayStation phone, the Xperia Play. You can like Sony Ericsson on Facebook to receive the official announcement in your news feed. Despite a flood of leaks over the last few months, SE held… Read more

Video: Sony Ericsson Xperia Play commercial

Sony Ericsson’s R&D, marketing, physical product design, and software polish hardly equate with a back alley hack job (this is the last time I’ll mention the X10 launch in such an unfavorable way) but that’s exactly the imagery the company has chosen for promoting their PlayStation phone, the Xperia Play. Forget the the early 30s, former super model,… Read more

PlayStation Suite announced for Android based portable devices

Today at their PSP2 presser, Sony also announced the PlayStation Suite: a gaming platform and store that allow for discovering, purchasing, and playing Playstation 1 titles on any certified Android running 2.3 or higher. While the hotly anticipated Play, or PlayStation phone, is expected to be launched at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the… Read more

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play in hands-on video

Engadget recently got their hands on a prototype of the PlayStation phone, Sony Ericsson’s Xperia Play, and made a pretty thorough walk through video. Unfortunately, we still don’t get a look at the devices native gaming experience, or the game discovery/purchase portal, but at least this video demonstrates the music player, widgets, and UI overall. The… Read more

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play video: are there hints within?

Rob Jackson from Phandroid discovered this video, which shows of Sony Ericsson’s upcoming PlayStation device, the Xperia Play, in the YouTube channel of a company called Interactive Game Studios. The about us page from IGS’ website indicates that the comprising members are approved Intel, WebOS, iPhone, and Sprint developers. Because Android is missing… Read more

Sony PlayStation app for Android now available

It hasn’t been officially released in the U.S. just yet, but the European PlayStation Android application that allows you to view friends’ status and profiles, PS news & blog, the PS game catalog (PSN, PSP, PS2, and PS3), as well as listings for non-game PS applications can be had by clicking the link at PlayStation Lifestyle. This is an unofficial release… Read more

Video: Sony Ericsson Xperia Play running PSX ROMs

This leak of Sony Ericsson’s upcoming PlayStation device, the Xperia Play, is a bit more exciting than those we’ve seen in the past. This is the first time we’ve seen the gadget performing under the pressure of a console game. The titles demonstrated here, Resident Evil 2 and Rage Racer, are games from the original PlayStation. However, they are being… Read more