Cellular South is now doing business as C Spire Wireless and they have just announced the Xperia PLAY Smartphone for the holiday season. The Xperia PLAY from Sony Ericsson is the first PlayStation certified smartphone, it comes pre-loaded with seven games which includes Bruce Lee Dragon Warrior, Asphalt 6:Adrenaline, The Sims 3, Star Battalion, Crash Bandicoot and Tetris, so its the ideal gift for your teenage child. The PLAY comes with a large 4-inch touchscreen display with a 480×854 pixel resolution, it is powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon II Processor with Adreno 205 graphics processor that delivers graphics up to 60 frames per second, it has a 5-megapixel camera on the rear of the device which has autofocus, dual-LED flash and a front-facing VGA camera that can also record videos, still images and use for live conversations.
Other than its awesome gaming capabilities, the Xperia PLAY also supports WiFi 802.11 b/g/n connectivity and has a mobile hotspot function that enables the user to share a 3G connection with up to five WiFi enables devices. The PLAY also comes with Google applications pre-installed and access to the Android Marketplace as well. C Spire Wireless now has the Xperia PLAY both online and in retail stores for $49.99 after a $50 reward card and a new two-year contract with data.
[via C Spire]