Sony Xperia S

Sony

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Design
7.6
Features
7.5
Performance
7.4
Votes:
1041

Also known as Sony Ericsson Xperia Nozomi, Sony Ericsson Arc HD

Network Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - LT26i
Speed HSPA 14.4/5.76 Mbps
GPRS Up to 86 kbps
EDGE Up to 237 kbps
Launch Announced 2012, January
Status Available. Released 2012, February
Body Dimensions 128 x 64 x 10.6 mm (5.04 x 2.52 x 0.42 in)
Weight 144 g (5.08 oz)
SIM Micro-SIM
Display Type LED-backlit LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 720 x 1280 pixels, 4.3 inches (~342 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes, up to 10 fingers
Protection Scratch-resistant glass
 - Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine
- Timescape UI
Platform OS Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), upgradable to v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8260 Snapdragon
CPU Dual-core 1.5 GHz
GPU Adreno 220
Memory Card slot No
Internal 32 GB, 1 GB RAM
Camera Primary 12 MP, 4000 x 3000 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps, check quality
Secondary 1.3 MP, 720p@30fps
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth v2.1, A2DP, EDR
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
USB microUSB v2.0, USB Host
Features Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Browser HTML5, Adobe Flash
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
 - ANT+ support
- TV launcher
- HDMI port
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- MP4/H.264/WMV player
- MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV player
- TrackID music recognition
- Document viewer
- Voice memo/dial/commands
- Predictive text input
Battery   Non-removable Li-Ion 1750 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 450 h (2G) / Up to 420 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 7 h 30 min (2G) / Up to 8 h 30 min (3G)
Music play Up to 25 h
Misc Colors White, Black, Silver
SAR EU 1.30 W/kg (head)    
Price group
Tests Display Contrast ratio: 1038:1 (nominal)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 72dB / Noise 61dB / Ring 69dB
Audio quality Noise -86.6dB / Crosstalk -86.9dB

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Sony Xperia S - user opinions and reviews

  • KL UN

Hi there, can we upgrade the version to 4.4.4? Hope to hear your response. Thanks.

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  • 2014-12-21 16:15
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  • iSky

Have been using this device since 2 and half year....the overall device experience is good But as the device is outdated it lags when running new games because of its old chip set and 1gb RAM camera quality during night is shit. But the same came...

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  • 2014-12-19 06:07
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could someone pls help, i connected my phone to computer and tried sony companion, but since then my phone can not come on. it is just writing sony, what do i do? i have used it for 5 months now,

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