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Xperia S General

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Processor 1.5 GHz Qualcomm MSM8260 Dual Core

GPU Adreno 220

Size 128 x 64 x 10.6 mm

Weight 144 grams

Available colors -> Black & White


16,777,216 colour TFT

Resolution 1280x720 pixels

Size (diagonal) 4.3 inches with Scratch-resistant Shatter proof sheet on scratch-resistant glass


Internal phone storage 1 to 1.5 GB


Flash memory 32 GB eMMC


Camera resolution 12 MP

Digital zoom 16x

Photo flash No

Video recording Yes – HD 1080p

Video chat camera Yes

Front Camera Yes – HD 720p for video chat and 1.3 MP for camera capture


Unlockable Bootloader?

YES but AVOID guaranty !

Is the clear band at the bottom going to be used for notifications?

Yes it is, but only in white. This is a hardware limitation.

What's this about the battery?

Built-in battery (no removable)

Removing the battery is pretty trivial as demonstrated in this video :


On the good side though it is supposed to have a new 'fast charge' technology that charges the phone rapidly to 80% and then basically tricle charges it from that point..

Micro SIM?


Here's how to cut down a standard size sim to a micro sim though:


You can also pick up some pretty cheap devices (which look a bit like a hole-punch / stapler) from ebay that will cut it for you.

Micro SD card?


Release date



Yes - and uses smart-tags so you can automatically setup a profile for home, work etc just by tapping your phone against a tag.

Does it have FM radio ?

Yes! It has FM radio with RDS

What about this anti-stain shell I have head about?

Check it out:


What about new apps?

All new Xperia phones will have realVNC:


Hands on videos

Video quality tests

Edited by FuraX51

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Got mine in Black arriving next week! Cannot wait :D


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Got mine in Black arriving next week! Cannot wait :D

You'll see it's a great phone... ;)

Edited by FuraX51

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Just hoping people who have it get active on here :D


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I've had mine for over a month now, what a great phone it is and ics is just round the corner to :) can't wait


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