Online retailer play.com have listed the upcoming playstation phone, the Xperia PLAY. The item is listed as releasing on the 28th March and will run you a rather hefty £519.99.
The item listing also includes a full description of the phone’s features and specs, which you can read below:
The phone is described as follows:
Xperia PLAY delivers the smartphone functionality that the most serious power users could need, teamed with the immersive gaming experience that any gamer would want.
In portrait mode, the Android smartphone offers all the benefits that users have come to expect from Sony Ericsson’s existing range of Xperia smartphones with best-in-class entertainment experiences, a great 5 megapixel camera, a brilliant 4″ multi-touch screen and great social networking features.
However, slide out the gaming control and users enter a new world of immersive mobile gaming. The slide out game pad reveals a digital D pad, two analogue touch pads, two shoulder buttons and the four PlayStation icons: circle, cross, square and triangle. Qualcomm’s optimized Snapdragon processor with a 1GHz CPU and embedded Adreno GPU graphics processor deliver silky smooth 60fps play-back 3D mobile gaming and Web browsing with minimal power consumption so Xperia PLAY users can enjoy long hours of battery life and game time.
In the Box
Stereo portable handsfree
8GB microSD memory card
Micro USB cable for charging, synchronisation and file transfer
The full listing can be found on play.com