Starting from the display and design; the Dell streak 10 comes with 5 inches 800x480 TFT display. The LCD display is of high clarity and rich in color for comfortable mobile web browsing and video facility. One the other hand Sony S1 has a wider display of 9.4 inches, with 1280x768 resolutions. The screen is touch type with TFT 159PPI technology. Both the tablets have the multi touch facility. Even though Sony has managed to incorporate the latest version of touch screen, lack of LCD display is obviously makes it less attractive.
Both the new tablet pcs are android enabled operating system; the Dell Streak 10 is supported with android version v2.2 Froyo. The latest updated android honeycomb flash 10.3 version is the one which has been included in the Sony S1. The processor used is different in the tablets. In S1, it is NVDIA Tegra 250 dual core processor of 1 GHz, whereas the Dell Streak 10 comprises of Snapdragon S1 processor with a speed of 1 GHz which is manufactures by Qualcomm. It is expected that S1 tablets will provide better performance than Streak 10.
The specialty of S1 compared to Dell streak 10 is that, S1 tablets comes with Sony Qriocity Platform for integrated music. Even though facilities for entertainment are included in both the tablets, you will find that the features of S1 is much interesting than streak 10. Listening to music will be a very different experience with the latest Sony Qriocity Platform.
One among the latest and most attractive features which you couldn"t find in any other tablet is availability of PlayStation 1 and PlayStation 2 in the S1 with pre loaded games in it.
Connectivity and data transfer is enhanced with Bluetooth, USB and Wi-Fi. The Wi-Fi will provide you with excellent web experience. The wide display of S1 will provide the user to access the two pages at the same time with the preloaded eBook application in the tablet. You will not find such user friendly applications in the Streak 10. S1 also features Quick view and Quick Touch for loading the web pages at a high speed and make the touch screen facility more user friendly.
The price of Dell Streak 10 is around Rs. 20,250. Sony S1 is yet to be launched in the Indian market; the launching price of S1 in India is expected to be Rs. 27,000. Both the tablets have top class features. If you are looking for a tablet with almost every latest technology and a wider screen with the ultimate gaming experience, then S1 is an excellent option.