The end of next month is when owners of a Sony tablet — namely Tablet S or Tablet P — should be preparing to receive the official Ice Cream Sandwich update from the manufacturer. Together with the platform refresh, some special features will be added like photo editing in the gallery, and panoramic pictures.
“Small Apps” is something you might be familiar with if you have (or have seen) a Samsung tablet. These “small apps”, which could be a calculator or browser window, will be running on top any other application currently displayed, pretty [...]
It is not clear whether AT&T is using the rather old Xperia Play to sell its new Tablet P — which just recently landed on its line-up — or is trying to get rid of the old PlayStation phone by using the new tablet.
However, the package including both the phone and the tablet goes for $299.99 and saves you $100.99 should you consider it, plus signing a new contract. Should you care for the tablet only, you can grab it starting from $399.99 and you’ll get a 1GHz Tegra 2 processor, five-megapixel main camera with VGA front-facer, and Android 3.2 Honeycomb [...]
It’s well-nigh impossible to look at Sony’s Tablet P without conjuring up some memories of Kyocera’s Echo from last year. After all, both designs employ dual touchscreens in a convertible layout that lets you collapse the device while carrying it. Kyocera’s attempt never caught-on in a big way, so we’re anxious to see if Sony has what it takes to succeed where others have failed. We’ll be getting our chance quite soon, with Sony announcing that the Tablet P is set to land on AT&T this Sunday, March 3.
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Sony Ericsson (back then, now just Sony) brought the news on September 8 to the world that its entire 2011 Xperia line-up will receive Ice Cream Sandwich updates. While there isn’t an exact roll-out date — some imply March — it is safe to expect the new ROMs this Spring.
Together with the Xperia phone line-up Sony is also preparing to update its current tablets, the Sony Tablet S and Tablet P, to the latest iteration of Android. These tablets are reportedly already running test ICS code and the final bits will be rolled-out this spring.
Speaking of the [...]