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Sony Xperia S review: NXT of kin

Sony Xperia S review: NXT of kin - read the full textThe Sony Xperia S is the current champion of the NXT series and comes aptly armed with a tack-sharp 720p screen and 12MP worth of stills. It also sets a new design trend for the Xperia line and brings massive improvements to it. The Xperia S comes at a time of change in the...

 

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> In reply to SmartphoneConsultant @ 2012-03-31 17:48 from u14x - click to readit's simple sony makes most tempting phones .... tht's why this noika n htc garbage fans comes here in sony forms and talk shiit.... i never went to htc or nokia form!!! :) :)

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  • 2012-04-01 10:45
  • ttYu

A good review from gsmarena but some people writting strange comments here on the xperia s forum well they can write what ever they want about the xperia s it really dos nt matter the fact is the Xperia S is a top notch mobile in almost any department no matter what you
doing with the device and the battery life is actually pretty good after three 3 weeks having this device so i have nt hade any problem at all beside that the htc one x have no support for radio and the for this device is very high its just a question if its worth it the only i can say about the Xperia S is that it is worth any single penny here you get a lot for you money

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  • 2012-04-01 10:23
  • pcEv

> In reply to cnick @ 2012-03-31 23:57 from 0C1V - click to readYou're making me laugh hard

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  • 2012-04-01 09:25
  • La8F

Sony's da best

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  • 2012-04-01 07:38
  • LaCC

> In reply to Felimenta97 @ 2012-04-01 00:06 from L3K5 - click to readrunning vista on 1gig of ram? yeah right

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  • 2012-04-01 03:45
  • v0qu

> In reply to sony gud job @ 2012-03-31 06:18 from vb$A - click to readMy mom runs Windows Vista on a 1.66 Dual Core processor. I'm PRETTY Xperia S handles it.

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  • 2012-04-01 00:06
  • L3K5

> In reply to analyserabc @ 2012-03-31 18:28 from L5B8 - click to readHe needs an glasses prescription

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  • 2012-04-01 00:01
  • 0C1V

> In reply to Tru Name @ 2012-03-31 21:37 from La8E - click to readNo,HTC Beats. Sony has to do his homework first ...

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  • 2012-03-31 23:57
  • 0C1V

> In reply to symbian fan @ 2012-03-31 22:04 from JaYm - click to readIf you buy it made in China great Nokia quality could be there or could be not, depends on your luck so, on this Xperia S and N8 are on par.

Now to the subject, if you take out the sound and camera quality N8 is old, outdated and awfully old.

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  • 2012-03-31 23:56
  • 0C1V

> In reply to KF @ 2012-03-31 22:17 from n3a9 - click to readI am not a fanboy, but just sometimes I feel iFanboys have even less fanboism then some Android fanatics :P

PS: As I said b4, if Android was my choice, I would go for Sony

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  • 2012-03-31 22:21
  • n3a9

> In reply to Nishu11 @ 2012-03-31 19:57 from vGeI - click to readGROW UP buddy, go check what Symbian smartphones are able to do (I am not talking neather about spec sheet nor number of apps) feature-wise even the almost 2yo first gen sym^3 are able to do things most android smartphones cant do it. Oh! About your wildfire comparing it to the N8?? ughh Joke of the YEAR!!

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  • 2012-03-31 22:17
  • n3a9

Guys Nokia n8 over Sony xperia s
Camera
Fm radio fm transmitter
Video call on 3.5g
Gps free life time
Great Nokia quality.
Guys do not look to space look to performance still Nokia n8 rocking

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  • 2012-03-31 22:04
  • JaYm

> In reply to theaffidavit @ 2012-03-31 15:14 from v{U7 - click to readLook man ! Nokia n8 camera still better than xperia s . I tell you Nokia n8. Can video call on 3.5th but xperia can't .... Nokia m8 has radio but xperia not have . Gps free life time but xperia Google maps pay . My dear do not look to space look to performance

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  • 2012-03-31 21:48
  • JaYm

Did you notice that you can create shortcuts to your favorite albums/tracks/playlists in the my music tab of the music player? Just long press on an album and select add as shortcut

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  • 2012-03-31 21:40
  • kgBd

Look. Let's make things clear. Sony is the best company ever in this Universe. Absolutely no one beats Sony. Sony is God's company of products. Sony beats the $*** out of cheap Nokia or Samsung phones!!!

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  • 2012-03-31 21:37
  • La8E

> In reply to Rich13 @ 2012-03-31 20:32 from 7qxA - click to readnot fighting....just trying to get those fans right...hahaha...NOKIA....even the name makes me laugh....no words further....sshhh

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  • 2012-03-31 20:37
  • vGeI

Xperia guys u r wasting ur time fighting those n8 freekz.
I mean cum on...u r buying a phone not a chamera...and u living zombies of symbian fans think u can beat 'THE ANDROID'
this platform even changed the life of duying samsung with its own power or else SAMSUNG is dead...
n8 can't even do 20% of what XPERIA S do
Please try to accept & respect the new innovations,otherwise u wil get backdated urself,
There was also a time n8 played its game,now please
R.I.P

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  • 2012-03-31 20:32
  • 7qxA

I also want to know about the battery performance. GSMarena team, please update the review with battery test asap.

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  • 2012-03-31 20:06
  • 2Tee

> In reply to KF @ 2012-03-31 15:52 from n3a9 - click to readMannnn!!.....u just need to grow up.....watch your surroundings.....this S is such a sophisticated and exclusive peice and thats enough to beat your N8.I just couldn't understand how one could even compare this with N8.....and you talking about One X......guess what it is the phone which will take HTC up to the sky(Look at its preorders damn it!!)....although this should have happened earlier but sadly the company has always been underestimated......my two year old wildfire with Sense 2.1 can do a lot more than your phone except the camera....lolzzzz.....how could someone today even boast for company which is losing its shares rapidly and the OS which is crying for its survival...wasn't the 808 post enough for you fans to boast!!

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  • 2012-03-31 19:57
  • vGeI

I really Like that Review...i already have it & i really enjoy every single thing about it...Hd screen, highly responsive touch..high storage space...the amazing cam..etc thanks GSM arena for giving this phone the review it deserves.

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  • 2012-03-31 19:10
  • fq23

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