The underwater image posted on Twitter by Sony UK is of a swimming pool, with an arrow pointing to 2 metres with a question mark. The tweet says, "We'll be getting deep at #IFA2014. But how deep..? #SonyIFA," suggesting at least one of the anticipated devices can even withstand immersion in up to 2 metres of water.launched the Xperia M2 Aqua smartphone touting its improved waterproof technology. The company claimed it to be the highest dust-proof and waterproof rating (IP65/68) in a smartphone, which is said to be able withstand immersion in up to 1 metre of water indefinitely.
So far, Sony is rumoured to launch three smartphones, two wearables, and a tablet at IFA 2014. Along with the previously rumoured Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3 Compact and Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact devices, a new report on Monday tipped the list to include SmartWatch 3 and SmartBand Talk wearables, and a budget offering dubbed Xperia E3, which could retail between $200 (approximately Rs. 12,000) and $300 (approximately Rs. 18,000).
The unannounced Xperia E3 is tipped to feature a 4.8-inch 720x1280 pixels (HD) display; a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, between 1.5GB to 2GB of RAM, according to the report. Additionally, it will not be a water-resistant device.The unannounced Sony SmartWatch 3 is said to run Android Wear, and feature a 1.68-inch 320x320 pixels display and an IP58 rating indicating some amount of water-resistance. On the other hand, the SmartBand Talk is said to feature an E-Ink display, as well as Bluetooth connectivity to displays notifications when paired with a smartphone.