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Sony S1 tablet once again rumored for a September 2011 release

By Emil · 7 replies
Jun 16, 2011
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  1. Officially, Sony is planning a global release of its S1 and S2 tablets in the fall of this year. That timeframe has been slightly narrowed down for the S1: an…

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  2. chaboi390

    chaboi390 TS Rookie Posts: 83

    i could understand why Sony is releasing its own tablets into the market, but frankly its too late and since the upcoming PSVita is about to be launched, why should they bother with this, the graphics and processor and much more better in the PSVita than their own tablets, it is a truly a waste of time and money at this point, even if it succeeds PSVita, but i will doubt it.
  3. Why would anyone get a sony when they can get a Samsung?
  4. Emil

    Emil TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 154

  5. Greg S

    Greg S TechSpot Staff Posts: 981   +422

    Because Sony stuff is a little higher quality and is going to work even if you use it on a daily basis. Samsung stuff usually screams CHEAP. Sony's devices have no issues other than possibly getting hacked.
  6. lawfer

    lawfer TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,270   +91

    I have to disagree with that. I would put Samsung on par with Sony electronics. Both with pros and cons, but hardly much of a difference between the two. Sony just happens to make more electronics.

    By the way, I can't help but ask: have you used the Xperia phones??
  7. aj_the_kidd

    aj_the_kidd TS Rookie Posts: 555

    Oh Snap!
  8. It's because this is a tablet and the PSVita is a Playstation Portable...

    Have you ever asked why Apple released a Shuffle, Nano, Classic, and touch versions of their ipods? It's because not everyone wants the same thing.

    Sony shouldn't be hindered on product release just because another portable product is going out...

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