Xperia Play Hands On: The PlayStation Phone Is a Button Masher's Dream

From March, you'll be able to pick up the latest PSP. Sorry, did I say PSP? I meant Xperia Play phone—but really, it's hard to tell the difference. True, it's running Android, but at the very core of the phone is a gaming titan begging you to play it. And play I did. » 2/15/11 2:00pm 2/15/11 2:00pm

Sony's PlayStation Division Wants Some Android-Savvy Engineers

Well this could be interesting! Looks as though Sony's apparently in search of a developer with Android experience for its PlayStation division. Which could mean that the rumored Android 3.0 PlayStation phone closer to reality than we thought. Or maybe—if they're just staffing up now—further away. Either way, it's a… » 9/23/10 5:14pm 9/23/10 5:14pm

Sony Ericsson Claims PlayStation Phone "Could Happen"

It may or may not be wishful thinking on the part of a struggling company, but Sony Ericsson president Hideki Komiyama claims that a PlayStation phone, similar to the existing Walkman and Cybershot phones, "could happen". [FT via Kotaku] » 5/08/09 10:47am 5/08/09 10:47am

The PlayStation Phone Patent

We've heard rumblings about a PlayStation (or PlayStation Portable) Phone by Sony Ericsson for some time now, but this is the first time that we've actually seen what one might look like. Filed back in 2006, this patent application features a touchscreen with haptic feedback (yeah, like the iPhone) that can transform… » 3/07/08 9:21am 3/07/08 9:21am

Sony Magazine Says PSP Phone Could Come As Early As February? Really?

It's not exactly a secret that Sony/Sony Ericsson's making a cellphone that has PSP features in it. Hell, even the Sony Ericsson gaming boss says that a PlayStation-branded phone is coming some time. Sony Magazine's putting an updated timeline on the project, saying that there are "suggestions that it could be in the… » 2/15/08 4:30pm 2/15/08 4:30pm

Yes-No-Yes-No Sony Changes Its Stance on PlayStation Phone Again

Omigawd, these PlayStation Phone shenanigans are really beginning to get up our noses here at the Giz. Yesterday we told you how Jim Ryan had been talking a lot of sense about the rumoured Playstation cell — and now, today, we learn that the Sony exec has been misquoted. » 11/23/07 8:54am 11/23/07 8:54am

More Juicy Gossip on the PlayStation Phone

I admit it: even though I barely play my PSP, I'm absolutely in love with the platform and its future of connectivity to the PS3. So when Sony starts talking about a PlayStation phone again—which they just did, by the way—we listen. Because we know there's no way in hell they're fitting UMD in that thing. Here's what… » 11/22/07 12:20pm 11/22/07 12:20pm