Sony has officially launched the Android Tablet S in India and now available at a price of Rs 29,990. This is Sony’s first android tablet and by this they expects to establish their mark on the crowded, growing and highly competitive Indian market currently ruled by Samsung, Apple and other low-end tablet makers. The Tablet S is the one of the first two tablet devices from Sony. Sony has tried their maximum to make the tablet design much unique from their competitors.
Main features of Sony Tablet S
One large screen for immersive entertainment – Tablet provides a 23.8cms (9.4) wide touch screen (WXGA: 1280 x 800) TFT Colour LCD for full HD multimedia experience with 1GB RAM, up to 32GB storage, infra-red remote control, ergonomic smooth and smart design, WI-FI and optional 3G. Its running a NVIDIA® Tegra™ 2 mobile processor with Dual Core ARM® Cortex™-A9 CPU 1 GHz *1
Android operating system – The smooth user experience of the Sony Tablet S and its standard Android 3.2 operating system.
Capture them all – Snap photos and shoot videos of the world around you with a 5-megapixel rear camera. There’s also a front-facing camera for recording our own antics and for video calling.
Smooth and smart design – Sony Tablet is designed ergonomically to fit into your hand and shift its weight closer to your palm. This unique design makes it feel lighter and more comfortable while reading and watching content on the move. Its design also provides a more natural angle for typing and browsing while sitting down.
Sony’s TruBlack™ display – By controlling the refraction of light between the LCD and the screen, Sony’s TruBlack™ panel will blow you away with more vibrant colors and truly amazing image quality.
Control all your media devices – Control TV, Blu-ray Disc™ player, HiFi system, even the cable box from Sony Tablet S. The built-in infra-red Universal Remote is compatible with any brand, so you can flip channels or adjust the volume of your entire entertainment system from one screen.
Use of memory card – with a USB(Micro A/B) interface and SD card slot, transferring photos and files is easy.
Share contents easily – Use the built-in DLNA media apps and your home network and “throw” your personal video, music clips or photos to Home Entertainment devices*
Get your game on with PlayStation® – This is the first PlayStation™ Certified tablet ever, which means you get out-of-the-box gaming with PlayStation favourites Crash Bandicoot and Pinball Heroes, plus the opportunity to download** games from the original PlayStation® titles online. There are also thousands of Android™ games to download at Android™ Market.
Built-in Apps – The Sony Tablet™ S comes with pre-installed sony apps and unlimited possibilities.
Watch out the Unboxing of Sony Tablet S
Sony, Tablet S being priced competitively at Rs.29,990, in India for the 16GB version , which seems to be more affordable than Samsung Galaxy tab and Apple iPads. You can order online the Tablet S at sony store. For more detailed information on the Sony Tablet S and for more specification you can check here.
So more players coming to the tablet market and it seems to be a healthy competition out there. What do you thing about the Sony tablet S?