Brand Sony Ericsson
Model Xperia PLAY 4G
Released 2011 Sep 18
Hardware Designer Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications
Codename SE Zeus
Device Category 

Smartphone

Width 62 mm
Height 119 mm
Depth 16 mm
Dimensions 2.44×4.69×0.63 inches
Mass 179 g
6.31 ounces
Platform 

Android

Operating System

Google Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread)

Software Extras 

Navigation software

CPU Clock 1024 MHz
CPU

Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255, 2010, 32 bit, single-core, 256 Kbyte L2, 45 nm, Qualcomm Adreno 205 GPU

RAM Type 

LPDDR2 SDRAM

RAM Capacity (converted) 512 MiB RAM
Non-volatile Memory Capacity (converted) 1024 MiB ROM
Display Diagonal 102 mm
4 inch
Resolution 480×854
Horizontal Full Bezel Width 12.02 mm
Display Area Utilization 60.2%
Pixel Density 244 PPI
Display Type 

Color TN-TFT LCD display

Number of Display Scales 16.8M
Scratch Resistant Screen  No
Graphical Controller Qualcomm Adreno 205
Dedicated Graphics Memory 0.25 MiB
A/V Out  No
Microphone(s) 

stereo

Loudpeaker(s):  

stereo

Audio Output:  

3.5mm

Supported Cellular Bands 

GSM850
, GSM900
, GSM1800
, GSM1900
, UMTS2100 (B1)
, UMTS1900 (B2)
, UMTS850 (B5) bands

Supported Cellular Data Links 

CSD
, GPRS
, GPRS C12
, EDGE
, UMTS
, HSUPA
, HSUPA 5.8
, HSDPA
, HSDPA 14.4
, HSPA+ 21.1 data links

SIM Card Slot 

Yes

Complementary Phone Services 

Voice transmission
, Voice speaker
, Vibrate
, Speakerphone
, ANC

Sec. Supported Cellular Networks:   No
Touchscreen Type 

Capacitive multi-touch screen

Keyboard 

Slide-out QWERTY

Number of keys 11
Directional Pad 

4-way

Expansion Interfaces 

TransFlash
, microSD
, microSDHC

USB 

USB 2.0

USB HS (480 Mbps)

USB Services 

USB charging

USB Connector 

USB Micro-B (Micro-USB)

Bluetooth 

Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR

Wireless LAN 

802.11b
, 802.11g
, 802.11n

Wireless Services 

Wi-Fi Tethering

FM Radio Receiver  No
Complementary GPS Services 

A-GPS
, Geotagging

Camera Placement 

Rear

Camera Image Sensor 

CMOS

Number of effective pixels 5.0 MP camera
Zoom 1.0 x optical zoom
Focus 

CD AF

Video Recording 1280×720 pixel
Flash 

single LED

Camera Extra Functions 

EIS
, EIS (video)
, Touch focus
, Macro mode
, Face detection
, Smile detection

Aux. Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux. 2 Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux. 3 Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux.4 Camera Image Sensor  No
Secondary Camera Placement 

Front

Secondary Camera Sensor 

CMOS

Secondary Number of pixels 0.3 MP 2nd camera
Sec. Aux. Cam. Image Sensor  No
Built-in accelerometer 

Yes

Protection from solid materials 

Yes

Protection from liquids 

Yes

Battery 

Li-ion

removable

1-cell
Nominal Battery Capacity 1500 mAh battery
Market Countries 

USA

Mobile Operator

AT&T Mobility

Data Integrity 

Preliminary