Sony Xperia S review

Obviously, it’s a line taken over from the Sony Ericsson era which saw the manufacturer launch an Xperia mobile phone on what sensed like an every week base. But we get the sensation that this is something a little more unique.

Specs sensible, it’s very high end so should give us a great encounter if we know it on document. An amazing 4.3″ display with Sony’s Bravia HD technological innovation, 12MP Exmor R photographic camera, DLNA, Operating system Gingerbread 2.3 and so forth.

And it looks very hot too. A item created out of shiny guitar dark-colored cup with a translucent remove across the top part that also functions as an aerial, this could quite quickly be a sleek distant for some stylish Sony toy rather than a cellphone.

It’s very significant in the part at 128 x 64 x 10.6mm, developing an impact just like the new Samsung Universe S2, at the same time a little bulkier at 144g. And also a reasonable bit bulkier with a rounded returning that makes the Sony Xperia S encounter a lot bulkier than we’d have liked.

Up top, you’ll find a power/unlock option and the 3.5mm earphone slot while the right part side gives you amount control buttons, a HDMI out plug (the wire came in our box) and a devoted photographic camera option.

The base of Sony Xperia S has little of interest while the right part protects the charging/sync slot. It’s behind a difficult cap that you have to pop off which annoyed us very quickly and we can’t see it being too long before that stops up clicked off. It’s not that it’s hard to start – but you need the actual physical expertise of a ninja to get it returning on again.

The returning maintains the photographic camera contact and LED lighting and remarkably, although the top part of the Xperia’s reveals off the popular Sony logo, the returning maintains the old Sony Ericsson logo which bizarrely, Sony has chosen to keep.

The front part of the cellphone is one large darkish section with a small indent for the ear item and the top part experiencing 1.3MP photographic camera. That aerial remove at underneath which looks like three lighting up control buttons is actually just an item of very cup with the individual required to media just above them on the real body of the display to get any sensation out of them.

Expect to pay at least £30 monthly on a 24 30 days cope if you want this new pretender free. Black is the transaction of the day but there will also be a bright version. Unfortunately, that’s unique to Phones4U so will be more complicated to get.



- 4.3″ 16,777,216 colour TFT
- 1280×720 pixels


Internal phone storage: 1 to 1.5 GB
Flash Memory: 32 GB eMMC
* Actual free memory may vary due to phone pre-configuration.


- GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
- UMTS/HSPA 850/900/1900/2100

Available colours

- Black – WhitePossible limited market availability.


- 128.0 x 64.0 x 10.6 mm
- 5.0 x 2.5 x 0.4 inches


- 144.0 gr
- 5.1 oz


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