We’ve been quietly enjoying our time with the Xperia Z2 Tablet, which is set to go on sale in just a few days. It definitely falls on the higher end of the tablet spectrum, especially with the competition going smaller and cheaper. But there’s plenty to like in Sony’s paper-thin package, number one being the immaculate hardware. If you are comfortable shelling out the $499 for a 16GB model, this might be among the best Android tablets you can find.
The Z2 Tablet almost doesn’t seem real the first time you pick it up. It’s too light, and too thin (in a good way), like you’re just holding onto a production shell waiting to be stuffed with guts. On the inside, Sony’s tab is fitted with a 2.3GHz Snapdragon 801 processor, 3GB of RAM, Android 4.4 KitKat, 6000mAh battery and an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera. In addition, the device comes equipped with a S-force Front Surround audio, Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC. The device is waterproof rated IP55/58 as well, and some Sony perks, including PlayMemories Online and PlayStation certification.
We’ll be forming our thoughts about the Z2 soon. In the meantime, check out our unboxing for a quick rundown, and stay tuned for future coverage.
Sony’s tremendously thin Xperia Z2 Tablet, announced in February at Mobile World Congress, is now up for pre-sale through the company’s online store. Most new tablets right now are coming from Samsung, so anyone looking for an alternative can opt for Sony’s new device. The Xperia Z2 Tablet is available in both 16GB and 32GB […]
Sony not only launched a new flagship smartphone during MWC 2014, it also announced its new flagship tablet, the Xperia Z2 tablet. And boy is it nice. It offers an aluminum core that’s super light, and the entire device is also incredibly thin. It’s an impressive feat, considering Sony didn’t skimp on specs, software or […]
Sony has already made the smartphone market a huge priority in 2014, and now it’s ready to go after tablets. As a companion to its just announced Xperia Z2, Sony also unveiled the Xperia Z2 Tablet, which the company claims is the world’s slimmest and lightest water resistant slate. Now you can read or watch […]