Updating xperia play
It's a minor update, the Android version is still 2.3.3, but it brings a few useful changes like stereo sound in videos, landscape mode in the homescreen and a few others.
The homescreens of the Xperia Arc and the Xperia PLAY will both work in landscape mode after the update and there's a selection of new themes available as well.
It’s as easy as adjusting the sliders, and it’ll give you full creative control.
Across all other compatible Xperia devices, we’ve added a new self-timer button to your front camera interface.
Find out more about your device on the Support page.
You can now run two apps simultaneously in a new split-screen view – ideal for keeping vital information close by.
All files linked in this article are designed specifically for Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play R800i.
Go to Support Please make sure your battery is fully charged, and you are receiving a strong Verizon Wireless or Wi-Fi signal before beginning your software update.
It is also the only Xperia smartphone from the 2011 range without an official update to Android Ice Cream Sandwich.And, when you’re multitasking, just double tap to switch between your two most recent apps.Doze is now more intelligent on the move, saving charge whenever your smartphone’s tucked away in your pocket or bag.You’ll hold your smartphone more securely when reaching for the perfect angle – no fiddle, no fuss.Sony Ericsson is pushing out an update for the Xperia Arc and the Xperia PLAY.
Let's quickly run through its short-yet-illustrious history: we published first details in August last year, followed by the very first pictures in late October.