Sony Xperia tablet Z announced, packs 10.1‑inch 1920x1200p display

After recent announce­ment of Xpe­ria Z smart­phone, Sony announced Xpe­ria tablet Z with 4.1 Jel­ly bean, which becomes the world’s thinnest and light­est 10.1‑inch tablet at 6.9mm thick­ness and 495 grams.

Sony Xperia Tablet Z

The Xpe­ria tablet Z fea­tures a 10.1‑inch 1920x1200p dis­play with Sony’s sec­ond-gen­er­a­tion Mobile Bravia Engine work­ing to enhance the qual­i­ty of images and video, a quad-core Qual­comm Snap­drag­on S4 Pro proces­sor clocked at 1.5 GHz, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of inter­nal stor­age with a microSD card expan­sion slot, a 8.1‑megapixel rear Exmor‑R cam­era and a 2.2 megapix­el front-fac­ing cam­era, a 6,000 mAh bat­tery, NFC. It runs on Android 4.1 Jel­ly Bean and it also is water­proof and dust-proof.

Anoth­er unique fea­ture and a first for Sony tablets is the debut of the com­pa­ny’s S‑Force Front Sur­round 3D tech­nol­o­gy. This tech­nol­o­gy emu­lates a 3D sound field allow­ing users to enjoy full sur­round sound with only two front speakers. 

The Xpe­ria tablet Z head­ing for japan, which will be avail­able in Black and White colours, will sup­port LTE and there is no word on pric­ing as of now.