26 Apr '11, 5am

Sony says it will launch its first tablet PCs, codenamed S1 & S2 and using an OS based on Android 3.0

Sony says it will launch its first tablet PCs, codenamed S1 & S2 and using an OS based on Android 3.0

Kunimasa Suzuki, Deputy President of Sony's consumer products and services group, holds Sony's first tablet PC S2 at its unveiling ceremony in Tokyo. -- PHOTO: REUTERS TOKYO - JAPANESE electronics and entertainment giant Sony Corp on Tuesday announced plans for two tablet computers, codenamed S1 and S2, in a direct challenge to Apple's iPad. The S1 has a single screen and is for home use while the portable S2 has two screens, Sony said at a news conference to unveil the devices. The tablet devices will have access to online content to buy and download videos, music and other entertainment and be compatible with existing PlayStation games, Sony official Kunimasa Suzuki said. Digital books can also be downloaded and read on the multimedia computers. The S1 has a 25cm screen, two cameras and Wi-Fi access for surfing the Internet while the folding clamshell S2 has dual 5.5 inc...

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