The Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is the latest Verizon’s addition to its Android lineup. Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is currently available for pre-order at $199.99 at Verizon Wireless website and it will be available to purchase in stores starting May 26th. If you are looking for some bargain price, you should immediately head over to Amazon Wireless stores, as they are offering it for $99 only. This should be the lowest price, at which the Xperia Play can be bought right now, and it is even $100 cheaper than the $199 pricing that Verizon is asking for. The handset is listed as ‘Backordered’ and shipping in 8 to 9 weeks. This is a pretty good deal for the recently released Android gaming device and not to mention the free tow day shipping that you will get.
If you are unfamiliar with the Xperia Play, it is the first smartphone in the world to come with PlayStation certification, and powered by Google’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system, including a 4-inch display, along with a fast 1GHz application processor inside, 1GB ROM, 512MB RAM, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR, PlayStation Suite, 8GB memory card in the box, and a micro-SD memory card slot for additional storage space.
The handset supports 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, along with a built-in GPS receiver, 3.5mm headphone jack, the usual set of sensors, Android Market, and the whole host of Google & Verizon service. Xperia Play comes pre-loaded with with 7 major gaming titles, including NFL 11 (EA Sports), Bruce Lee Dragon Warrior (Digital Legends), Crash Bandicoot (Sony PlayStation) and more.
Grab the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play for just $99.99 at Amazon Wireless Stores (hit the link) on a two-year contract for Verizon’s new customers with the carrier, but the existing customers should pay $149.99. Takers are required to subscribe for Verizon Wireless Nationwide Talk plan and a smartphone data package.
[Source: Amazon Wireless]