was reported that @evleaks, had tweeted about a more comprehensive list of specs for
the Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 on Sunday. Come Monday, however, @evleaks
released pictures of the tablet.
Reports suggest the Sony Xperia
Tablet Z2 is not very different in looks from the Sony Xperia Tablet Z,
launched last year. It is important to note that @evleaks, has
only put up the frontal pictures of the new tablet. On the other hand,
the new twitter handle @gadgetleaks
has posted more pictures of the same device.
While looks might not
be very different between the current and new generation of Sony
tablets, the specifications definitely are. In addition to having a
waterproof body, the still yet-to-be-announced Xperia Tablet Z2 is said
to have 10.1-inch Triluminos display with a resolution of 1900x1200
pixels. It is said to run Android 4.4 KitKat, and also be waterproof.
The Xperia Tablet Z2 is also said to sport a 2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon
800 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 16GB of inbuilt storage with a microSD
card slot for further expansion. The main camera is said to be an
8-megapixel unit, with the front camera being a 2-megapixel one.
leak also mentioned that the tablet will be thin at 6.4mm, which, if
true, would make it slimmer than the original Xperia Tablet Z, which was
6.9mm thick. The battery is stated to be a 6000mAh and the device is
said to run Google latest mobile operating system, Android 4.4 KitKat
pictures by @evleaks showcase the home screen of the new tablet and the
pictures by @gadgetleaks are the isometric views. However none of them
have shown the backside views of the device.
The rumours about the
new Xperia Tablet Z have been doing rounds since January. The tweet by
@gadgetleaks says, "Can confirm some more Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 Specs, @evleaks
is accurate. Extra: Weight: 426g Wifi, 439g LTE. Dimensions: 266 x 172 x
6.4 mm." The news was that a device, codenamed 'Castor' was in the
making by Sony. In fact at the Mobile World Congress this coming week
Sony is expected to announce the Xperia Tablet Z2 and it might even
unveil its new Xperia Z2