UK mobile Phone operator O2 has announced that it will start selling the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play from June 2011, it had been delayed after O2 found some bugs when they were testing the device.
O2 will be selling both the standard black version of the Xperia Play, and also a white version which will be exclusive to O2, they haven’t as yet released any price information for the Xperia Play on their network.
As a reminder the Xperia Play features a FWVGA display with a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels, there is also a 1GHz Qualcomm QSD8225 processor, plus 512MB of RAM and 512MB of ROM, plus a 5.1 megapixel camera with autofocus, a built in flash.
The Sony Ericsson Experia Play will also come with built in WiFi, plus Bluetooth, A-GPS, a microUSB port and a 3.5mm audio jack. The Xperia Play will come with Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread, plus geo-tagging and image stabilization, there is also a microSD card slot which comes pre-loaded with an 8GB card. Take a look and our article on Android vs iPhone to see which smartphone and mobile platform is best for you.