Sony has recently announced the globally availability of its new Android device, the Sony Xperia Tablet Z. Already we had known, this tablet has available for pre-order in the United States starting last month. Now, the Sony Xperia Tablet Z is listed for pre-order in worldwide markets and expected shipping in early June 2013.
Along with availability announcement, the company has also decided to add this tablet into AOSP (Android Open Source Project). So, developers can access the software on the Sony Xperia Tablet Z and contribute to this project. Meanwhile, this software is targeted for developers, that’s not casual users.
Claimed to be the world’s thinnest 10-inch tablet, it has weighs 1.1 pounds and 0.24-inch thick. This tablet comes with dust- and water-resistant case, which enabling submerged for up to 30 minutes at 3 feet deep in water. Running on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, the Xperia Tablet Z boasts a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, and either of 16GB or 32GB internal storage.
It has a 10.1-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels, and a microSD card slot for expansion storage capacity. Sony Xperia Tablet Z is equipped with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, 4G LTE (some models), NFC, and a 6,000mAh battery.
AOSP for Xperia Tablet Z from Sony
Sony Xperia Tablet Z globally up for pre-order, joins Android Open Source Project
AOSP is now available for Xperia Tablet Z