Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: Expanding its Xperia range of gadgets, Sony India launched the Xperia Tablet Z last week at Rs 46,990.
The tablet will be available across all Sony centres and major electronic stores across India.
Let’s have a look at five interesting things about the tablet.
The performance of the tablet will not disappoint you. With a powerful snapdragon processor, Sony Xperia Tablet Z boasts of delivering phenomenal performance. The tablet Snapdragon S4 pro 1.5 GHz Quadcore A15 processor and uses the next generation Krait Technology. As per the company it is the first tablet to run on Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro asynchronous quad-core processor. The tablet runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and is upgradable to 4.2.
The tablet sports a 10.1 inch 1920X1200p WUXGA display with a mobile Bravia Engine 2. Other dispay modes that makes the tablet notice worthy is its screenshot Capturing, wide colour gamut, wake up mode, pinch-to-zoom, multi-touch (upto 10 fingers supported), gesture input. The tablet also includes Sony's One-Touch function that lets users transfer content seamlessly from HD tablet to TV, tablet to speaker or phone to tablet just by touching them together.
The tablet sports an 8.1 megapixels rear camera and a front facing 2.2 megapixels camera. It also has a Digital Zoom of 16X. Features like scene recognition, sweep panorama, smile detection, face detection, touch focus, superior auto.
Water, Dust Proof
This could well be the USP of the tablet. Xperia Tablet Z is dust and water-resistant tablet. “Provided that all ports and covers are firmly closed, the phone is (i) protected against low pressure jets of water from all practicable directions in compliance with IP 55; and/or (ii) can be kept under 1 metre of freshwater for up to 30 minutes in compliance with IP 57,” the company’s website reads.
The tablet has a 2GB RAM, Flash memory of up to 16 GB expandable 64 GB using microSD card. The connectivity of the phone is also remarkable. It comes with NFC, Screen Mirroring, MHL, IR Remote, Wi-Fi Direct and Bluetooth v4.0 connectivity. The tablet has Android, Google Chrome pre-installed browser.