World's slimmest*, lightest** tablet hits shelves across the globe
Ultimate entertainment tablet comes in 4G or WiFi and a choice of black
Red Dot Design Award 2013 joins growing list of accolades
LONDON, May 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Sony Mobile today announced that Xperia
Tablet Z - the world's slimmest, lightest premium Android tablet - is
now available to buy across the globe through Sony's retail and
operator partners as well as online channels. The multi-award winning
product - which recently picked up a Red Dot Design Award 2013 - has
received the largest number of pre-orders of any Sony tablet to date.
Xperia Tablet Z captures the very best of Sony's technology, design,
connectivity and entertainment in a premium high-performance
water-resistant tablet. It's incredibly slim and lightweight and
includes Sony's stunning and now familiar OmniBalance design that
perfectly complements its smartphone sibling - the smash hit Xperia Z.
Xperia Tablet Z is available in black or white finishes and in 4G or
"Xperia Tablet Z has received an incredibly positive response since it
was announced and this is demonstrated by the strong pre-orders the
product has received," said Tomokazu Tajima, Senior Vice President,
Head of UX Creative Design and Planning, at Sony Mobile Communications.
"We believe we have created the ultimate tablet experience and one that
is uniquely Sony. Who else would design a tablet that can be used as a
media center, a TV remote control - as well as sync seamlessly with
Xperia Z and be submerged for 30 minutes underwater!?"
Xperia Tablet Z is also the best connected tablet available and
continues Sony's unique one-touch function story using NFC. No other
company is making it easier to enjoy content between multiple products
such as TVs, speakers and smartphones than Sony.
A number of companion accessories are also available from Sony Stores
and registered retailers including a charging cradle, an LCD Screen
Protector and stylish leather Carrying Cover that comes in black, white
For further details and specifications please visit here. Please visit your local Sony website for further details on
availability and pricing.
About Sony Mobile Communications
Sony Mobile Communications is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony
Corporation, a leading global innovator of audio, video, game,
communications, key device and information technology products for both
the consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures,
computer entertainment and online businesses, Sony is uniquely
positioned to be the leading electronics and entertainment company in
the world. Through its Xperia™ smartphone and tablet portfolio, Sony
Mobile Communications delivers the best of Sony technology, premium
content and services, and easy connectivity to Sony's world of
networked entertainment experiences. For more information: http://www.sonymobile.com
*Verified in 10″ tablet class at time of announcement in February 2013
**Verfied in 10" tablet class with water resistance at time of
announcement in February 2013.
SOURCE: Sony Mobile Communications AB
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