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Sony Xperia Tablet S 3G

Sony Xperia Tablet S 3G
alaScore 89

531 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 531 reviews of Sony Xperia Tablet S 3G. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Tablets for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Tablets the Sony Xperia Tablet S 3G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Xperia Tablet S 3G

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 155 user reviews of Sony Xperia Tablet S 3G from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Tablets on Amazon.co.uk.

82% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Feb, 2018

Expert review by: Brent Rose (gizmodo.com.au)

Sony Xperia Tablet S Review: Great Hardware Gives It Potential

 

Last year's Sony Tablet S wasn't perfect, but it was refreshing. It was a sign that Sony could still innovate and that it wasn't afraid to try something different. The new Xperia S tablet is an improvement in every way, but it's still hung up on those...

Good hardware is nothing without solid software these days. We can’t recommend the Xperia Tablet S until Sony gets the software right — especially the Wi-Fi issues. This could be such a capable and fantastic device, but it had its brains scrambled at...

Sep, 2012

Expert review by: Tony Ibrahim (smarthouse.com.au)

Review: Sony's Xperia S Thrives In Quad-Core Shadows

 

Sony's Xperia S comes with a feature-set akin to the heavy weight flagships of yester-year, so why is it all the better for it?

Thought out design; Great multimedia; Social software; ;

No ICS out of the box; Tall;

Apr, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2

Battery

Battery Capacity:1530 / 1750 / 2370 / 6000
Battery life (max):10 / 12
Battery recharge time:5.5
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Browsing time:10
Continuous audio playback time:25 / 33 / 44.62
Continuous video playback time:12 / 4 / 6.3 / 8 / 8.42
Standby time (2G):300 / 450 / 530 / 697
Standby time (3G):400 / 420 / 530 / 706
Talk time (2G):10.73 / 6.12 / 7 / 7.3
Talk time (3G):13.23 / 6.18 / 7 / 8.3

Call management

Auto-redialing: Yes
Call blocking: Yes
Call divert: Yes
Call hold:Y / Yes
Call timer:Y / Yes
Call waiting:Y / Yes
Caller ID:Y / Yes
Conference call:Y / Yes
Image stabilizer:Y / Yes
Speakerphone:Y / Yes
Speed dialing: Yes
Vibrating Alert:Y / Yes
Voice commands: Yes
Voice dialing: Yes

Camera

Auto exposure: Yes
Auto Focus:Y / Yes
Built-in Camera:Y / Yes
Built-in Flash:No / Y / Yes
Digital Zoom:16
Face detection:Y / Yes
Flash type:LED
Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3
Front camera type:Single camera
Geotagging:Y / Yes
Image stabilizer: Yes
Main camera resolution:3264 x 2448
Main camera resolution (numeric):13 / 3.2 / 5 / 8
Maximum Video Resolution:1280 x 800
Multi-shot: Yes
Rear camera: Yes
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13 / 3.2 / 5 / 8
Second Camera:Y / Yes
Second camera resolution:1 / 1.3
Self-timer:Y / Yes
Sensor Type:CMOS
Smile detection:Y / Yes
Video recording:Y / Yes
Video recording modes:1080p / 1080p, 720p
Video stabilizer: Yes
White Balance:Auto, Manual

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes
DLNA certified:Y

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, Green, Silver / Black, Grey, Silver / Black, Red, Silver / Black, Silver / White
Device Type:Full-size tablet
Form factor:Bar / Slate
Kids tablet: No
Protection features:Scratch resistant, Water resistant

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display diagonal:10.9 / 109.2 / 11.7 / 23.9 / 8.89
Display number of colours:16.77 / 16.78 million colours / 262144 colours
Display Resolution:1280 x 720 / 1280 x 800 / 320 x 480
Display Technology:IPS
Display Type:TFT
External display: No
LED Backlight: Yes
Orientation sensor:Y / Yes
Touch screen:Y / Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen: Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes

Memory

Internal Memory:1
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Internal RAM:0.5 / 1
Memory clock speed:533

Messaging

Chat: Yes
E-mail:Y / Yes
Instant messaging (IM):No / Y / Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y / Yes
Short Message Service (SMS):Y / Yes
Text prediction system:Swype, XT9
Text prediction system type:Swype,XT9
Text-to-speech message reader: Yes

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:3GPP, AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, MIDI, MP1, MP2, MP3, MP4, WAV, WMA / 3GPP, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV / 3GPP, eAAC+, FLAC, M4A, MP3, MP4, OTA, WAV, WMA / AAC, AMR, MIDI, MP3, OGG
Equalizer: Yes
FM radio:Y / Yes
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG / BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF, WBMP
Radio Data System (RDS):Y / Yes
RSS reader:Y / Yes
Video formats supported:3G2, 3GP, AMV, ASF, AVI, H.261, MKV, MOV, MP4, WEBM, WMV, XVID / 3GP, H.263, H.264, MP4, WMV / 3GP, H.263, H.264, MPEG4 / 3GPP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MP4, MPEG4, VP8, WEBM, XVID
Voice codecs:AMR-NB, AMR-WB

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y / Yes
Electronic compass:Y / Yes
GLONASS: Yes
GPS:Y / Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
GPS antenna: Yes
Position location:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi positioning:Y / Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850, 900, 1800, 1900 / 850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM / GSM
3G:No / Y / Yes
3G bands supported:850, 900, 1900, 2100 / 850,900,1900,2100 / 850,900,2100
3G standards:HSDPA / HSPA / HSPA, HSPA+, UMTS
4G:No / Yes
4G bands supported:800,850,900,1800,2100,2600 / 900,1800,1900,2100,2600
4G standard:LTE
4G standards:LTE
4G WiMAX: No
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP, GAP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PBAP / A2DP, AVRCP, HSF, HSP, OPP, PBAP
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR / 2.1+EDR / 3.0 / 4.0
Data network:3G / No
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes
DLNA certified: Yes
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y / Yes
Security algorithms:128-bit WEP, 64-bit WEP, EAP-MD5, EAP-PEAP, EAP-SIM, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS, LEAP, MD5, MSCHAPv2, PEAP, SSID, TKIP, WAPI, WEP, WPA, WPA-PSK, WPA2
SIM card capability:Single SIM
SIM card type:MicroSIM
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11n
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
WWAN:

Other features

Backlight:
Batteries included:
Camera included:Y
Display diagonal (metric):23.4
Display Type:
EDGE:Y / Yes
GPRS:Y / Yes
Intel visual technologies: No
IR remote control:
Java technology:Y / Yes
Microphone connectivity:
Music player:Y / Yes
Networking standards:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Polyphonic ring:Y
Power cord included:
Ringer type:MP3
Rotating:Y
Speakers:
Supported graphics resolutions:
T9 text input: Yes
USB port:
Video Playback:Y / Yes
Voice Recording:Y / Yes
Volume Control:Digital
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wireless Connection:Y

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: / Yes
Bag included: Yes
Battery charger included: Yes
Cables included:AC / USB
Handheld remote control: Yes
Keyboard supplied: No
Memory Card Included:No / Unspecified
Quick start guide:Y / Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Accelerometer:Y / Yes
Ambient light sensor:No / Y / Yes
Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, LPCM, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA / AAC, FLAC, LPCM, MIDI, MP3, WAV, WMA / AAC, FLAC, LPCM, MIDI, MP3, WMA
Closed user group support: Yes
Electronic compass: Yes
Exchange support:Y / Yes
Flight mode:Y / Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Graphics adapter:Adreno 225
Gyroscope: Yes
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPEG XR, JPG, PNG, WBMP / BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, WBMP
Microphone mute:Y / Yes
Office support:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter model:Adreno 225
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:2.3 / 4.1
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes, Recorder, Stopwatch / UL, CE, BSMI, VCCI, CCC, CB, EPEAT, EU, E-standby
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts, Widgets
Position location:Y
Proximity sensor:Y / Yes
Subscription type:No subscription / Sim-lock free
Support for contact groups: Yes
SyncML: Yes
vCard: Yes
Video call: Yes
Video compression formats:H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
Video formats supported: / H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity: / 3.5 mm
Headphone Out: Yes
Microphone in:No / Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:Micro-USB B
USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor architecture:ARM Cortex-A5
Processor Cores:2 / 4
Processor family:NVIDIA Tegra / QUALCOMM / Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:1 / 1.3 / 1.5 / 1.7
Processor Model:MSM 7227A / MSM 8260 / MSM 8960 / MSM 8960T Pro / TEGRA 3

Processor special features

Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT): No
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology): No
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT): No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT): No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Intel® vPro™ Technology: No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi): No

Software

Exchange support: Yes
Office support: Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:2.3 / 4.0 / 4.1
Platform:Android
SyncML: Yes
vCard: Yes

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / SD / SD, SDHC
Internal RAM:1024 / 512
Internal storage capacity:1 / 16 / 32 / 4 / 64 / 8
Maximum memory card size:32
RAM capacity:0.5 / 1
Storage Media:Flash
USB mass storage:Y / Yes

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Intel visual technologies: No

Video

Video call:Y / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.07 / 1.1 / 1.2 / 10.6 / 17.4 / 8.8 / 9.98
Height :11.3 / 12.9 / 128 / 13.1 / 17.4 / 8.8
Weight:115.7 / 120 / 144 / 155 / 570
Width:24 / 6.18 / 6.5 / 6.71 / 64