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Sony Mobile

Sony Xperia Play won’t get Android 4.0 because “stable experience” cannot be guaranteed in ICS

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Sorry, Sony fans, but so much for Ice Cream Sandwich. Despite originally including the Xperia Play among the list of devices first promised to receive an update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, Sony has backt…

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Android Games

Major League Gaming & Sony offer competitive play, big prizes in Xperia Mobile Gaming Arena

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Major League Gaming and Sony Mobile want mobile game players to do more than just shoot and destroy things when playing their favorite titles; they want players to shoot and destroy each other’s high sco…

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Android Games

EA FIFA 12 launches as exclusive game for Sony Ericsson Xperia phones

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Electronics Arts has released FIFA 12, the mobile version of its flagship game for fans of soccer, or football depending on which side of the pond you call home. However, unlike previous editions, this game isn…

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Android Devices

Verizon offers “Back To School” discounts [Deal Alert]

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Verizon announced on Thursday that they are offering 3 phone deals in a “Back To School” program. The phones in question are the DROID 3, DROID X2, and the Xperia Play. While the prices for the first…

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AT&T

Sony S2 “tablet” and SE Xperia Play coming to AT&T

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The split-screen device codenamed as the Sony S2 tablet is going to be an AT&T exclusive in the United States. AT&T just confirmed that it will offer the S2 through its 4G HSPA+ network later this year, t…

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Sony Mobile

Verizon Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Review: Gaming God or Clunky Cell Phone?

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The beauty of Android smartphones, aside from offering an unmatched level of choice, is that they can replace the primary function of other devices. An Android smartphone is as much MP3 player and alarm clock a…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Verizon unboxing & quick hands-on [Video]

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The PlayStation Phone runs Android? The concept originally seemed a little strange when rumors first emerged that Sony Ericsson was developing an Android phone capable of playing PlayStation games, especi…

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Sony Mobile

Verizon announces Sony Xperia Play for May 26

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The fabled “PlayStation Phone” has finally been confirmed to go on sale at Verizon Wireless beginning May 26. Gamers can get the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play that day, or pre-order it beginning May 1…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Ericsson will let you unlock your bootloader on select Android phones

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Sony has a rather unfriendly reputation with developers, evidenced by it’s ongoing issues with PlayStation 3 hacker GeoHot. But Sony Ericsson is warming up to the Android root and hacking community by…

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Sony Mobile

Verizon Xperia Play to ditch Sony Ericsson launcher in favor of stock Android

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Verizon Wireless hosted an informal event last night in which it showed off the Xperia Play. While I was unable to get anyone to give me a solid date regarding when the Xperia Play would be released (estimates say…

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Sony Mobile

Sony decides the creepy Android thumb ad needs a prequel

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Last month, Sony Ericsson put out one of the creepiest commercials of all time, showing our lovable Android mascot in a seedy back alley warehouse after having gotten a brand new pair of thumbs. This time, SE thi…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Xperia Play is a better gaming device than expected [Video hands-on]

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It’s not often that I admit to being wrong. Not because I’m stubborn, but because I’m always right (just kidding). But I must reverse course and say that the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is not t…

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Android News

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play, a.k.a. PlayStation Phone, announced at MWC – coming to Verizon in March [UPDATE: full specs]

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The PlayStation Phone saga began a long time ago, but it wasn’t until recently that Sony Ericsson acknowledged that it even existed. The rumor that SE was making a PlayStation Phone started in early Augu…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Ericsson finally recognizes the Xperia Play’s existence, will launch it on Sunday this week at MWC

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Not that we had any doubts that the smartphone world’s least well kept secret, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play, or the PlayStation Phone as it has been labeled so many times, would be launched at this year’s MWC, bu…

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Sony Mobile

Officially creepy ad for the unofficial Xperia Play

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Sony (and, let’s face it, Japan in general) has never been a company to shy away from shocking, strange, or creepy ads, but the new commercial for the Xperia Play may end up giving me nightmares. That̵…

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