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Sony Ericsson Xperia Play 4G (GSM)

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This gaming phone sports dedicated gaming controls on a slide-out pad, a large screen, and a 2nd-generation Snapdragon processor. Other key features include 5-megapixel camera, front-facing camera, 3.5mm audio jack, full browser with Adobe Flash, memory card slot and DLNA wireless media streaming.

versions for different regions supports different 3G network bands

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WCDMA 1 / 2 / 5
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
WCDMA (3G / 4G)
band 1 (I) / 2100 MHz   IMT (Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania, Brazil, India, Israel)
band 2 (II) / 1900 MHz   PCS (Americas)
band 5 (V) / 850 MHz   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)

GSM (2G)
850 MHz / band 5   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
900 MHz / band 8   (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1800 MHz / band 3   DCS (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1900 MHz / band 2   PCS (Americas)
some versions have WCDMA 900 / 2100 instead
Weight 6.17 oz   (175 g)
Dimensions 4.68" x 2.44" x 0.63"   (119 x 62 x 16 mm)
Battery Talk: 6.4 hours max.   (385 minutes)
Standby: 425 hours max.   (17.7 days)
1500 mAh LiPolymer, Removable
Display Type: LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
Resolution: 480 x 854 pixels
4"   diagonal
Colors: 16.7 million (24-bit)
OS / Platform Android
version 2.3
Processor 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255
Memory 400 MB internal storage, available to user
SIM card size Traditional / Mini (2FF)
FCC ID PY7A3880088 » (approved Mar 1, 2011)
PY7A3880087 » (approved Mar 11, 2011)

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Group Features   Show all features
Adjustable Text Size -
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP 1.1, HFP 1.5, OPP, PBA, A2DP 1.2, AVRC
version 2.1+EDR
Call Screening -
Camera Resolution: 5+ megapixel
auto-focus, geo-tagging, LED flash
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Data Tethering carrier-dependent
Email Client Protocols Supported: POP, IMAP, GMail, Exchange
EMS / Picture Messaging -
External Antenna Jack -
External Display -
Fast Charging -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
Flight Mode Yes
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Front-Facing Camera Resolution: VGA
Games Yes
GPS / Location Type: A-GPS
Hard Drive -
HD Voice -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Yes
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) -
Hearing Aid Compatible Rating: M3, T3 (mostly tele-coil compatible)
High-Speed Data Technology: HSPA 7.2
Infrared (IR) -
Instant Messaging Networks Supported: Google Talk
Java (J2ME) -
Key Lock Switch -
Live TV -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD (TransFlash)
supports up to 32 GB
Miracast -
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot carrier-dependent
Multiple Languages Yes
Music Player Yes
PC Sync Yes
PictBridge -
Picture ID Yes
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Push-To-Talk -
Real-Music Ringers Supported Formats: MP3, AAC
Ringer ID Yes
Ringer Profiles -
Ruggedized -
Side Keys Yes
Speaker Phone Yes
Stereo Speakers Yes
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Text Messaging (SMS) View Style: Threaded
Text Messaging Templates -
Touch Screen Type: Capacitive
TTY/TDD (Digital) -
TV Output -
USB Connector: Micro-USB
supports mass storage mode
Vibrate Yes
Video Capture Resolution: WVGA / 480p
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-independent (automatic)
WAP / Web Browser Browser Software: Android browser (WebKit-based)
with Adobe Flash 10.1
Water-Resistant -
Wi-Fi Version(s): 802.11 b,g,n
Wireless Charging -


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