The new Sony S1 has a wrap design. It looks exactly like a magazine roll and thus making it easier to hold. Galaxy meanwhile is a super thin tablet. It just has a thickness of 8.6 mm and weighs just 595 grams.
The display of both the new tablet pcs is of same resolution which is 1280 X 800 pixels. Galaxy Tab 10.1 has a 10.1 inch touch screen when it's a 9.4 inch for Sony S1.
Talking about cameras in the tablets, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is equipped with a 3 Mega Pixel camera in the back .The camera has a LED flash and also an auto focus option. It is capable of HD video play back at the rate of 1080p. You can also find a secondary camera located at the front of the tablet enabling video calling facility in the tablet. Details regarding the camera in Sony S1 are not clear yet, but the tablet will have two cameras, one in the front and one in the rear. The resolution specification is also unknown.
When it comes to the processors of the tablets, Galaxy Tab 10.1 is powered with a dual core 1GHz Tegra 2 processor with a 1 GB RAM. S1 has in it a similar dual core Tegra chip but nothing is told about the tablet RAM. Galaxy Tab 10.1 comes with variant versions like a 16 GB, 32 GB, or 64 GB. The internal memory details of the S1 is again just a vague assumption.
The software base on both the Androids is a Honeycomb OS. This time; Galaxy Tab 10.1 has been updated. It's a version 3.1 now. The S1 will have the Honeycomb version for sure, but the version is not specified officially.
The connectivity options in both the tablets are advanced and highly refined, With a Wi-Fi feature, DLNA connectivity and similar other superior features. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is already available on the markets while Sony S1 is expected to be launched in the very soon. The S1 is Qriocity enabled and it has the certification of PlayStation making it worth demanding.