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Verizon Wireless Xperia Play hands-on (photos)

At CTIA 2011, CNET takes a closer look at Verizon Wireless' Sony Ericsson Xperia play.

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Big Red's Xperia Play

The Verizon Xperia looks just like the handset we saw at Mobile World Congress, except for the carrier's branding below the gaming controls.

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Here it is in a closer view.

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When you slide up the front face, you'll automatically open the gaming menu. The following games will come on the device out of the box: Asphalt 6: Adrenaline, Star Battalion, Bruce Lee Dragon Warrior, Madden NFL '11, The Sims 3, and Tetris.

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Here you can see the Xperia branding on the rear side just below the camera lens.

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The Verizon Xperia will come bundled with the Android Amazon Kindle app, plus a few services, like the V Cast Apps Store and VZ Navigator.

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