Sony Mobile has launched its new tablet in South Africa. The company is looking to capitalise in the hype of the Xperia Z smartphone.
Xperia Tablet Z Specs
The Xperia Tablet Z has a 25.6cm display and is powered by a 1.5Ghz quad core processor. that puts it near the top in terms of mobile device performance.
It has an 8 megapixel main camera with 2 megapixel front facing camera. The tablet also records video in Sony’s “Exmor R for mobile” format.
With Sony being famous for their ability to produce state of the art sound, it is no surprise that this tablet hosts four built-in speakers.
The tablet is NFC-enabled, allowing multimedia content to be shared with peripherals. It also has 16GBs of storage and a microSD slot.
One of the main selling points of this Android-powered tablet is that it is water resistant to 1m depth for 30 minutes.
The functionality of the tablet has been expanded so it can be used as a TV remote.
Although the Tablet Z specifications are remarkable to say the least, Sony has announced that they would like to focus on the user experience rather than the hardware of this device. The unit was built with a mindset of entertaining the user.
Launch Date and Pricing
The Xperia Tablet Z is expected to be available at the beginning of July with an estimated retail price of between R7,000 and R10,000.