Posted Tue Mar 3, 2015 at 10:00 AM PST by Steven Cohen
The ultra light and thin tablet has been officially revealed.
At the Mobile World Congress this week in Barcelona, Sony announced its latest tablet model. The upcoming Xperia Z4 is said to be the world's lightest and slimmest 10-inch class tablet.
"Building on the success of its predecessor, we wanted to take all of the qualities that consumers loved most in Xperia Z2 Tablet and enhance them for Z4 Tablet," says Dennis van Schie, SVP of Sales & Marketing at Sony Mobile. "Consumers appreciate innovation most when it can bring real value to their lives, so we have carefully crafted and considered every aspect of Z4 Tablet to meet even the most demanding lifestyle. Sleek and lightweight, yet incredibly powerful, with standout entertainment and smart productivity features, Xperia Z4 Tablet is an extraordinary tablet that fits perfectly into your day-to-day life."
The Xperia Z4 measures just 6.1mm slim and weighs around 393 grams. The device features one of the world's brightest 10.1-inch 2K displays with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. Under the hood, the Android 5.0 tablet is powered by a 2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit Octa Core CPU, an Adreno 430 GPU, 3GB of RAM, and a 6000 mAh battery rated for up to 17 hours of video playback. An 8.1MP rear camera and a 5.1MP front camera are integrated as well. In addition, the Xperia Z4 is waterproof and includes front stereo speakers and LDAC support for high quality wireless music streaming.
Pricing has not been detailed yet, but the Sony Xperia Z4 will launch globally with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi models in June.
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