Sony's Xperia Tablet Z is now up for pre-order
in the US. The 32GB variant of the tablet is available for $500 (Rs. 27,085 approximately) and the 64GB variant is available for $600 (Rs. 32,502 approximately) on Sony's online store. The company's also offering a free cradle with the white coloured 32GB variant of the tablet till May 24.
The Xperia Tablet Z was launched in January, with the company announcing spring 2013 shipments for the Japanese market. It also showcased the device at the Mobile World Congress. The Xperia Tablet Z sports a 10.1-inch screen with full-HD (1920 x 1200 pixels) display. It runs Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor. The tablet comes with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, which can be expanded further via a microSD card.
The major USP of the tablet, however, is its form factor. At 6.9mm, the Sony Xperia Tablet Z is currently the slimmest tablet around and it weighs 495 grams. Sony also claims that the tablet is waterproof and rustproof. It features an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 6,000mAh battery. For connectivity, the Xperia Tablet Z supports NFC and LTE. It will be available in black and white colour options.
Sony had announced
that it will launch the Xperia Tablet Z in May in the Indian market, on the sidelines of the launch of its Xperia Z smartphone.Sony Xperia Tablet Z specifications
- 10.1-inch full-HD display
- 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro
- 2GB RAM
- 32GB internal storage
- 8-megapixel rear camera
- NFC and LTE support
- Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
- 495 grams
- Waterproof and Dustproof IP55/IP57