Sony Xperia S

Sony Xperia S specs

General

Brand

Sony

Device Type

Smartphone

Manufacturer

Sony

Announced

January 10, 2012

Release Date

March 1

Release Year

2012

Previous Version

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

Height

128 mm 5.04 in

Width

64 mm 2.52 in

Thickness

10.6 mm 0.42 in

Weight

144 g 5.08 oz

2G Network

GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

3G Network

HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - LT26i

SIM

micro-SIM

Display

Type

LED-backlit LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Size

4.3

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel Density

342

Protection

Scratch-resistant glass

Camera

Primary

12 MP

Flash

Yes, LED

Aperture Size

F2.4

Features

Geo-tagging Touch focus Face and smile detection 3D sweep panorama Autofocus Digital image stabilization Scenes CMOS sensor Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Video Resolution

1080p@30fps

Recording Format

3GP, 3G2, MPEG4

Video Features

Video light

Frontal Camera

Yes, 1.3 MP, 720p@30fps

Software

Android Version

Android 2.3 Gingerbread

Android Update

Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Custom UI

Timescape

Features

ANT+ support TV launcher SNS integration HDMI port Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV player TrackID music recognition Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk Document viewer Voice memo/dial/commands Predictive text input

Hardware

Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 MSM8260

CPU

Dual-core 1.5 GHz

CPU Clock

1.5 Ghz

Width of Machine Word

32bit

GPU

Adreno 220

Internal Storage

32GB

RAM Type

LPDDR2 SDRAM

RAM Capacity

1 GB

Card Slot

No

Sensors

Accelerometer Gyro Proximity Compass Light sensor

Positioning

GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS

Connectivity

WiFi

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA

WiFi Direct

Yes

Mobile Hotspot

Yes

USB

USB 2.0

USB Port

microUSB

USB Features

Mass storage device USB charging USB On-the-go

Bluetooth

Bluetooth 2.1, A2DP, EDR

Headphone Jack

3.5mm

Charging Port

microUSB

NFC

Yes

Battery

Capacity

1750 mAh

Technology

Lithium-Ion

Talk Time

Up to 7 h 30 min (2G) Up to 8 h 30 min (3G)

Stand-by Time

Up to 450 h (2G) Up to 420 h (3G)

Sony Xperia S

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Description

Sony Xperia S was officially introduced by the Japanese company in January 2012 at CES tech fair in Las Vegas. The smartphone was released on the market in February 2012.

Sony Xperia S integrates a dual-core Snapdragon processor clocked at 1.2 GHz with Adreno 220 GPU, while sporting 1 GB of RAM and 32 GB of native storage. It’s worth adding that the device doesn’t have support for microSD expansion.

Xperia S was released with Android 2.3 Gingerbread on board with Timescape UI and it was later on updated to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean. The LED-backlit LCD display measures 4.3 inches diagonally, has 720 x 1280 resolution, 342 ppi pixel density, a scratch-resistant glass layer, and benefits from Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine technology.

The terminal features a 12 MP rear-facing camera with autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, and 1080p@30fps video recording support and a 1.3 MP secondary camera with 720p@30fps video recording. In terms of connectivity it arrives with HSPA, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot, Bluetooth 2.1, GPS, NFC, FM radio, and microUSB 2.0.

Sony Xperia S is equipped with a Li-Ion 1750 mAh battery which should bring up to 25 hours of music play. It’s available in white, black, and silver color options.


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