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

The PlayStation Phone Gets a Full Preview

We've been hearing about a PlayStation Phone since August, with enough leaked video here and there to whet our appetite. But today, Engadget's got a full preview of what we now know as the Sony Xperia Play. » 1/26/11 12:20pm 1/26/11 12:20pm

Watch the PlayStation Phone Actually Play Games

Oh, hello there, PlayStation Phone! Here's the clearest video yet of Sony's mobile gaming messiah living out its main purpose: playing Biohazard 2 and Rage Racer. Get some. » 1/10/11 9:54am 1/10/11 9:54am

The Clearest Pictures of the Sony PlayStation Phone

Hey there PlayStation Phone. You look like a PSP Go. Why weren't you announced at CES? We'll never know. Anyway! Chinese site IT168 gives an in-depth look at the once anticipated PlayStation Phone by posting the clearest images and videos yet. » 1/07/11 11:37pm 1/07/11 11:37pm

Rumor: PlayStation Phone May Come in Spring 2011

The rumor mill is churning out reports that the PlayStation Phone's debut might not be far away. In fact, according to Japan's Asahi Shimbun newspaper, the device might show up in Spring 2011. [PC World via Hiroko Tabuchi] » 12/28/10 12:56am 12/28/10 12:56am

PlayStation Phone Caught On Video

We've seen a video of the PlayStation phone before, but it didn't exactly show us very much. This latest little clip though actually reveals a bit of the device's interface. Check it out. [Engadget via Kotaku] » 12/03/10 7:17pm 12/03/10 7:17pm

Sony Ericsson CEO Teases February Announcement, Could Be PlayStation…

"There's a lot of smoke, and I tell you there must be a fire somewhere," Sony Ericsson CEO Bert Nordberg told the Wall Street Journal the other day. He was talking about a phone! But not just any phone... » 11/21/10 4:00pm 11/21/10 4:00pm

Live or Die? PlayStation Phone

We've wanted a PlayStation Phone for a long time. Before there was an iPhone or Windows Phone. Now it's real, finally, running Android 3.0 with a multitouch trackpad for joysticks. But in today's world, should it live or die? » 10/27/10 2:39pm 10/27/10 2:39pm

Meet The PlayStation Phone

Looks like the folks at Engadget got their hands on photos of something interesting: A PlayStation Phone. We've heard about this mysterious device in the past, but this is the first look at a prototype model. » 10/26/10 9:17pm 10/26/10 9:17pm

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 Was Blocked by Sony?

In one of those moments when you realize Sony is indeed a Jupiter-sized, 5000-tentacled robot, it appears that Sony may have refused to let Sony Ericsson use PlayStation branding for their phones. » 1/16/09 9:00am 1/16/09 9:00am

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

Sony Ericsson Gaming Chief Says PlayStation Phone Coming By "Christmas"

The Sony Ericsson gaming boss, Peter Ahnegard, said that a PlayStation-branded gaming phone would be coming by Christmas. He also added that it might not be this Christmas, which probably pissed whoever he was talking to off to no end. » 8/28/07 3:00pm 8/28/07 3:00pm