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.