Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY: specs, release date, camera, screen, size, reviews

Added 05.16.14 | Updated 02.19.20

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY

  • Rating: 4.50 out of 5 (2 votes)
  • Release Date:  February 26, 2024
  • Price: 140 EUR
  • Processor
  • Storage and memory: 400 MB
  • Screen: LED-backlit LCD 4 inc
  • Main Camera:  Single, 5MP
  • Selfie Camera:  Single, 0.3MP
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Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY

Other names

Available on AT&T as Sony Ericsson Xperia Play 4G Also known as R800a, R800at, R88i

Launch date

26 February 2024

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY PricePrice

First price

140 EUR

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY dimension, size, weightDesign


4.69 inc (119 mm)


2.44 inc ( 62 mm)


0.63 inc ( 16 mm)


6.17 oz (175 grams)

Water resistant


Black, White, Stealth Blue (for Play 4G), Orange

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY screenScreen

Technology LED-backlit LCD

4 inc

Screen Area

44.1 cm2


480 x 854 px

Points per inch

245 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY ProcessorHardware


Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon S2

Processor CPU

- 1.0 GHz Scorpion

Graphics processor GPU

- Adreno 205

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

400 MB, 512 MB RAM

Memory Card Slot

microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot), 8 GB included

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread)

User Interface

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-5 MP, AF


LED flash

Video Recording 720p

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras




Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA
Show all bands:
SIM Card Mini-SIM
Speed HSPA 7.2/5.76 Mbps
SAR EU 0.36 W/kg (head)    

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 2.1, A2DP, EDR
USB microUSB 2.0, USB Host

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY Battery type and CapacityBattery


1500 mAh


 Removable Li-Ion


Standby - Up to 425 h (2G) / Up to 413 h (3G)
Video playback - Up to 8 h 25 min (2G) / Up to 6 h 25 min (3G)
Audio playback - Up to 31 h



Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio No
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
-stereo speakers


Accelerometer, proximity, compass

Other specifications


-Dedicated game store
-MP4/H.264/WMV player
-MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV player
-Document viewer/editor
-Voice memo/dial/commands
-Predictive text input (Swype)

Performance Benchmark

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 7 Score4823 (Position 1983 out of 2128)

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Sony Ericsson. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The price of the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 140 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.
Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY mobile was launched on February 26, 2024 in these colors: Black, White, Stealth Blue (for Play 4G), Orange.
The Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY has dimensions of Height: 119 mm Width: 62 mm Thickness: 16 mm and weighs approximately 175 grams.
When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 4 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 480 x 854 px at a pixel density of 245 ppi.
Device comes with chipset Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon S2 with processor 1.0 GHz Scorpion. Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY is available with internal memory of 400 MB, 512 MB RAM.
The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 5 MP, AF and features like LED flash
The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of VGA and features like