SONY ERICSSON XPERIA PLAY Posts on XDA

This could be our first look at Sony’s canceled Xperia Play 2

Back when Sony Ericsson was still a thing, the company had launched an innovative Android device geared towards mobile gamers — the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. The device featured a sliding mechanism hidden underneath the display, which could be opened to reveal a D-pad, two touchpads to be used as joysticks, PlayStation buttons, and start/select...

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...

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 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...

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...

Rooting Your (Xperia) PLAY as Easy as Child’s Play?

Not too long ago, our own talented news writer mic_888 covered the Sony Xperia PLAY launch event. Now it looks like the device has just been rooted. In typical XDA fashion, we just have to provide you with an easy way. Thanks to XDA forum member Bin4ry's latest how-to guide, it looks like the answer to this...