Sony have been providing us with high quality and revolutionary pieces of technology for decades, They graced us with everything from the iconic Sony Walkman to some of the most stylish flat screen televisions. It is therefore, no surprise that Sony are now joining many large worldwide companies and creating smartphones.
One of the newest additions to hit the market of late is the Sony Xperia S. This specific handset is actually the first that Sony has branded alone and released since the partnership with Ericsson ended not so long ago. Upon first impressions of this contract smartphone, you will notice that it boasts a very modern and stylish look. The appearance of the Sony Xperia S is very futuristic, so if you are seeking a modern mobile phone, this handset would be perfect, as it boats features such as a innovative slice of clear plastic located underneath the screen.
Surrounding the edges of the phone, there are a few discreet plastic flaps, which have been included in order to hide the appearance of ports for USB’s chargers and inserting memory cards. This small touch is actually a good idea as it creates a crisper and cleaner looking smartphone. Giving you a you plenty of choice Sony have made this phone in two colours, therefore you will be able to choose this handset in either white, which really works well at enhancing the modern look, as well as black, which looks very sophisticated and stylish.
Although the Sony Xperia S looks very straight and crisp appearance wise, the back has a slight curve. This is yet again, a wonderful touch, as it makes for very comfortable handling and is also comfortable when using for all tasks such as taking photos, calling and texting. The display screen on this handset measures in at 4.3 inches, is touch screen and glossed. You will also find that the clear plastic section, which is located underneath the screen, features three buttons. You will be able to touch these buttons, which will light up, when you charge your smartphone, as well as receive a text message or phone call. These three buttons may not do anything amazing, but they are nice little design touches, which do really well at enhancing that modern and stylish look of the Sony Xperia S.
The large and high quality screen of this handset makes for perfect viewing of both photos and videos, which you are also able to do with the Sony Xperia S. The front facing camera is able to produce high quality 1.3 megapixel images, as well as record high definition videos of 720p. You can choose to store your images and/or photos on this handset, as there is a generous 32GB worth of built in space, or you can choose to store them elsewhere. The Sony Xperia S is Bluetooth enabled, and also has a section towards the back for a memory card so there are plenty of ways you are able to store and send files when you choose this handset.