Rogers Canada to offer Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc and Rogers confirmed that they will be bringing Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and Xperia Arc to Canada instead hinting that spring……
Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY and Xperia arc the ultimate entertainment smartphones coming exclusively Rogers in Canada.Xperia PLAY combines a PlayStation quality gaming experience with the very latest Android platform version 2.3 , super fast graphics and dedicated game controls Xperia arc combines super-slim stunning design with state-of-the-art Sony technology on Android platform version 2.3.Rogers becomes exclusive Canadian carrier of both Xperia PLAY and Xperia arc extending its Android device leadership.Canadians will be among the first in the world to experience the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY, the world’s first PlayStation Certified smartphone and the Xperia arc smartphone which will debut in Canada exclusively at Rogers.The Xperia PLAY and Xperia arc are expected to be available in Canada in Spring 2011.
Xperia PLAY delivers the smartphone functionality that the most serious power users could need, teamed with the immersive gaming experience that any gamer would want.The Android smartphone offers all the benefits that users have come to expect from Sony Ericsson’s existing range of Xperia smartphones with best-in-class entertainment experiences, a great 5 megapixel camera, a brilliant 4-inch multi-touch screen and great social networking features.However, slide out the gaming control and users enter a new world of immersive mobile gaming. The slide out game pad reveals a digital D pad, two analog touch pads, two shoulder buttons and the four PlayStation icons: circle, cross, square and triangle. Qualcomm’s optimized Snapdragon processor with a 1Ghz CPU and embedded Adreno GPU graphics processor deliver silky smooth 60fps play-back 3D mobile gaming and Web browsing with minimal power consumption so Xperia PLAY users can enjoy long hours of battery life and game time.
Xperia PLAY will run on Gingerbread version 2.3, the latest version of Google’s Android platform. The Xperia PLAY will also be the first PlayStation Certified device. This means it will have access to PlayStation game content provided through the PlayStation Suite initiative, currently under development by Sony Computer Entertainment and due to launch later this calendar year.Sony Ericsson has partnered with key publishers in the gaming industry to deliver a rich, vibrant ecosystem at launch and post launch with many leading new titles available via the Android Marketplace. Leading franchises coming to Xperia PLAY includes EA’s Sims 3 and a world-first multiplayer version of FIFA 10 for mobile. Sony Ericsson is also partnering with Unity Technologies, using its award-winning development platform, to ensure a continuous flow of high quality 3D game titles.
Xperia arc takes the stunning design that Sony Ericsson has become known for to a new level. Super slim and light, Xperia arc is just 8.7mm at its thinnest part and has an extra wide 4.2″ multi-touch screen. Created from premium materials and with a stunning arc body, this smartphone is sleek and designed to fit perfectly in the user’s hand. The best of Sony exceptional visual brilliance and a crystal clear image which enhances the overall entertainment experience. Furthermore, Sony’s award-winning Exmor R for mobile sensor with the f/2.4 lens to enables the capture of high quality, bright pictures and HD videos even in low light. All pictures and videos can be shared in HD on your living room TV via the built in HDMI-connector.
Xperia arc will launch on the latest version of the Android 2.3 platform providing access to Google Mobile Services and the myriad of applications available on the Android market. Xperia smartphones add best in class entertainment on top of smartphone fundamentals such as apps, maps, email and fast Internet to create the most entertaining smartphone experience.
Features Of Xperia arc :
- Slim, lightweight and strong with perfect ergonomics
- Extra wide 4.2-inch multi-touch Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA Engine to ensure ultimate multimedia and viewing experiences
- Sony Exmor R for mobile: for best-in-class low-light photography and video capture
- 8.1 megapixel camera and HD video recording capability
- Android Market – thousands of applications to keep you entertained