During MWC-2013, Sony demonstrated and revealed details of the Xperia Tablet Z, its latest tablet announced last month. The device draws attention by its thickness and weight. With only 0.6 mm of thickness and 495 grams of weight, it is being considered as the thinnest and lightest device in its class. Inside, the device features quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor at 1.5 GHz, 2 GB RAM, 6000 mAh battery with a battery life of up to 9 hours of usage and Android 4.1 OS (also known as Jelly Bean).
The Xperia Tablet Z also stands out for its 10.1-inch screen that has a Reality Display Technology, which promotes to display brighter colors and full HD resolution. However, the major difference of this device is its waterproof technology and can be submerged up to 92 inches per half hour. The audio experience of the new Sony tablet is completed with the audio system owner S-Force. Additionally, it has 8.1 megapixel rear camera and 2 megapixel front camera, PlayStation certification and connectivity via NFC.
According to the official press release from the company, the Xperia Tablet Z will be available in black color from the second quarter of 2013 in two versions: 16 GB or 32 GB for U.S. $499 and U.S. $599 respectively.
- Screen: 10.1-inch Reality Display with Full HD resolution (1920x1020 pixels) and Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2.
- Processor: Quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro with 1.5 GHz.
- RAM: 2 GB.
- Storage: 16 GB or 32 GB (expandable to 64 GB via micro SD memory card).
- Operating System: Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), which will be upgraded to the next version of the platform after its launch.
- Camera: 8.1 megapixel rear and 2 megapixel front.
- Sound System: S-Force Front Surround 3D.
- Connectivity: NFC, DLNA, WiFi, Bluetooth and MHL.
- Battery: 6,000 mAh battery with up to 9 hours of battery life.
- Thickness: 0.6 cm.
- Weight : 495 grams.