Sony Tablet was officially announced today, it’s actually called the Sony Tablet S. This runs off Android OS 3.1 Honeycomb and will come in 2 models, a 16GB for $500 and a 32GB for $600. Sony stated in a press release that the Tablet S “will be available at Sony direct and online stores and authorized dealers across Canada”… this is now up for pre-sale and will hit shelves in September, probably the 14th like we previously stated.
The Tablet S has a 9.4-inch display with a resolution of 1280×800, Nvidia Tegra 2 dual-core processor, Wi-Fi, DLNA (Sony says you’ll be able to use it as a remote control for your TV and “throw” personal content like photos and videos to your TV to view on the big screen”), weighs in at 590 grams. Most importantly, Sony is continuing to bring all their products together, the Tablet S is PlayStation certified, ability to access Reader eBooks, purchase music and watch movies from Q Video on Demand”
We’ll have a hands-on up shortly.