Sony Tablet S was the first Android tablet manufactured by the Japanese company. It was introduced to the public in August 2011 and it was made available for purchase the next month.
Sony Tablet S boasts about a 9.4-inch TFT display with 800 x 1200 resolution and 161 ppi pixel density, while being powered by an Nvidia Tegra 2 T20 SoC with dual-core 1 GHz Cortex A9 CPU and ULP GeForce GPU. The tablet measures 241.2 x 174.3 x 10.1-20.6 mm and has a weight of 598 grams.
The device was released with Android 3.1 Honeycomb, but it’s upgradable to Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Snadwich. It features 1 GB of RAM, 16/32 GB storage, and microSD support up to 32 GB.
On the back of the tablet there’s a 5 MP camera with HD video recording support, while the front panel accommodates a VGA unit. Sony Tablet S is available in two connectivity variants: WiFi-only and WiFi+3G.
The connectivity features list includes Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Bluetooth 2.1, GPS, infrared port, and microUSB 2.0. Tablet S has a Li-Ion battery that promises up to 31 hours of music playback on a single charge.