The Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY is an Android OS smartphone that features a set of dedicated gaming controls, as well as the ability to play PlayStation games. It has the standard PlayStation D-pad, and X, O, square and triangle action buttons, and a trackpad has also been included. But it’s more than just a gaming console — it’s a full smartphone, with a web browser, email apps, and much more. The Xperia PLAY is available now in the U.S. from Verizon Wireless.
- Great screen
- Excellent sound quality
- Surprisingly good gaming controls
- Very good call quality
- Very good battery life
- Relatively large and bulky
- No zoom functionality on the camera
The best option for gamers who want an all-in-one device -- a smartphone and a portable gaming console.
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