Sony halts Xperia Tablet S sales due to manufacturing fault

By Shawn Knight
Oct 5, 2012
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  1. Sony has reportedly had to stop production of the recently released Xperia Tablet S following the discovery of a manufacturing error. The Japanese firm is recalling 100,000 or so tablets that have already been sold because some units are susceptible...

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  2. BlueDrake

    BlueDrake TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 188   +41

    At least it isn't like some other companies, who sell faulty hardware with a very MASSIVE defect (RROD anyone?). I will admit there's a problem with labeling it as such, to then find out the issue will demand recalls from all over. Especially for a company that's already leaving a bad image in everyone's mind. At least it was caught early (I guess?), before it went into a huge problem worldwide.
  3. PinothyJ

    PinothyJ TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 429   +15

    Great handling of the problem, Sony, I can see why I still occasionally buy your products :)...


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