SONY ERICSSON XPERIA PLAY Posts on XDA

View Contact Pictures in Style with InfiniteView Mod

If you own a Sony Ericsson Xperia device, you've surely noticed your contact pictures getting stretched or cut off in the contacts app. While it doesn't exactly cause any functionality loss, it definitely spoils the aesthetics of the interface. Luckily, you can now fix this issue and even apply a slick gradient to your contact pictures...

Fix Xperia Play Touchpads and O Button Problems on CM9.x

For all the mobile gaming enthusiasts out there, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is the perfect combination of a handheld gaming console and an Android phone. With its touchpads and Playstation buttons, playing games on the device is a PSP-like experience. But what happens when you flash a custom ROM like CyanogenMod 9 or 9.1...

Turn Your Xperia Play Into an Xperia S

Running one Android phone's skinned UI on a different Android phone is always an interesting experience. Experiencing what owners of a different device feel in comparison to what you're already using can not only be useful for a possible future jump to a different device, but it's always cool to show your friends the real...

PSXPeria Now Mostly Working for the Xperia Play

The PSXPeria Project is one of those pieces of software that isn't very well known, but one that everyone who owns a Sony Ericsson Xperia Play should have. The premise, as stated in its Github: This tool will take a PSX image that you legally own and convert it to be playable on the Xperia Play...

Editorial: Development of Dual-Boot Technology Unfortunately at a Standstill

Perhaps you remember the days of the very first Android ports to Windows Mobile phones such as the HTC Touch Diamond and HTC HD2. Beside the fact that this groundbreaking development was one of the factors that ultimately led to the end of Windows Mobile development on XDA, it did bring some innovative features to...

Dual Boot Your Favorite ROMs on Your Xperia Play

Anyone with on XDA will have undoubtedly gone through quite a few different ROMs in their respective devices. More often than not, this is partially due to us never being completely happy with a single one. It could be because the theme doesn't necessarily appeal to us, or maybe a you need to use a ROM...

Sony Leading the Android Pack–Official ICS Beta Released for Xperia Models

It looks like ever since the second half of last year, manufacturers have begun approaching us with a lot more interest and with somewhat open arms. We have seen many things ranging from HTC going back on their locked bootloader initiative, to Samsung updating their repo's almost immediately upon new releases are in the wild,...

Full Touch Recovery Released for Some Sony Ericsson, Huawei and Samsung Phones

Choosing your recovery is a big deal. For most people, they're luck enough to get at least one good one and it's usually ClockworkMod Recovery. On other devices, though, users can have two, three up to half a dozen choices for their recoveries. For some select devices, they now even have the option for a...

Get Japanese Game Loco Roco on the Xperia Play

They may not surprise most people, but not all games that are made in Japan make it out of Japan. Sure, they're released there, but no one wants to spend the time and money to translate them and send them on their way to other countries. That, however, doesn't mean that we don't still want...

Get the Xperia Play Gaming Experience on the Xperia X10

As virtually everyone knows, one of the coolest features of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is, without a doubt, it's ability to play Playstation games. The capacity to play old favorites on an Android phone and have that nifty controller just sounded like such a good idea. The sad part being that not many other...

Linux Tool Helps Users Generate Their Own Xperia Play Splash Screen

Splash screens have a varied reaction. Some people love them, some people barely notice they're there. For most people who enjoy flashing ROMs, the splash screen is often looked at more than their home screens are and they want it to be something they can consider eye candy.For those toting around the Sony Ericsson Xperia...

CPSEmu Brings CPS2 Games to Android

If you were an arcade gamer back in the late '90s or early '00s, you will undoubtedly remember Marvel vs. Capcom. If that wasn't quite up your alley, how about Super Street Fighter 2? No dice? What about Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter? In any case, these games are tied together because they all...