Sony, on Wednesday, introduced an addition into the ‘Xperia’ family with the world’s thinnest, waterproof and dustproof ‘Xperia Tablet Z’. Make space for it in your pocket by shelling out Rs.46,990 first.

The Xperia Tablet Z is powered by a 1.5 GHz Snapdragon S4 Pro Quad-Core Qualcomm processor. Packed with 2GB of RAM it runs on Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) and can be updated to higher version, according to Sony.


It offers 16GB of in-built memory which, courtesy a microSD card, can be expanded up to 64GB externally. The tablet is equipped with an 8.1 megapixel primary camera and a 2.2 megapixel secondary camera. Xperia Z sports a 10.1 inch WUXGA display with a resolution of 1920×1200 pixels and can pair with a TV using NFC. Just a tap to the NFC enabled RC should do it.

The device is fueled by a 6,000 mAh battery that offers 1,230 hours of standy time. Connectivity options include 3G/LTE connectivity, Bluetooth v4.0 A2DP, WiFi, GPS, HDMI out among others.

Talking about its ability to resist water as advertised, this 6.9 mm thick and 495gms heavy tablet complies with IPX5/7 standards as also with the IP5X standards for resistance against dust.