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Xperia Play now available on Three

Mobile Phone network Three has now taken stock of the Sony Ericsson ‘PlayStation’ Xperia Play mobile, on a monthly contract starting from £35 tariff and pay as you go tariffs too.

Sony Ericsson’s Xperia Play is the world’s first PlayStation certified smartphone, with a fast processor and dedicated slide-out game controls that is backed by leading game publishers

The Xperia Play arrives with a 4-inch 480x853 FWVGA capacitive touch screen, whilst being powered by a 1Ghz CPU with an embedded Adreno GPU graphics processor that’s capable of 60 frames per second.

SE’s Xperia Play unique gaming ability comes from the gaming controls, which slides-out vertically from the phone with a digital D pad, with two analogue touch pads, two shoulder buttons – with the four familiar PlayStation icons which all provide the gaming functionality.

The mobile also has a 5.1 megapixel camera with flash, whilst running from Android ‘Gingerbread’ 2.3 with just over five and a half hours of game play from a single charge.

Three is carrying the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY on their ‘One Plan’ for £35 and £40 a month, with the handset costing £99 and £49 – with an accompanying 2,000 minutes, a 5,000 text message bundle and a truly unlimited data allowance.

There is also prepay price plans on offer, with the phone costing £499 and a choice of £15 and £25 tariffs, with 300 or 500 minutes, a 3,000 text message allowance and the same no-limits whatsoever data bundle as the One Plan

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