New Sony Xperia Tablet (Z3?) might be coming soon

New Sony Xperia Tablet (Z3?) might be coming soon
Sony’s Xperia Z2 Tablet (pictured on the left) is still a relatively new device, being available to buy since March. But this doesn’t mean that Sony can’t announce another tablet in the near future, right?

Today, a previously unseen Sony tablet that carries the model number SGP621 was approved by Indonesian authorities, and Xperia Blog argues that this is an LTE-capable slate. That’s because its model number follows a pattern established by the LTE variants of the Xperia Tablet Z (SGP321) and Xperia Z2 Tablet (SGP521). Could this SGP621 be an Xperia Z3 Tablet? We can’t know for now, but that’s certainly a possibility.

Sony will host a press event on September 3 at IFA 2014, where the company is likely going to announce its rumored Xperia Z3 smartphone - so we may also see the new SGP621 then. If the SGP621 turns out to be the Z3 Tablet, we’re expecting to see a very thin slate with a 10.1-inch display and water-resistant body.

Are you looking forward to seeing what Sony has in store for us? Let us know in the comments!


source: Postel via Xperia Blog, XperiaWeb (translated)

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18 Comments

1. anleoflippy

Posts: 596; Member since: Jan 03, 2013

Could be the 8inch tablet that the rumuor's been going around.

4. techperson211

Posts: 1280; Member since: Feb 27, 2014

One thing is for sure Sony is going all out to their mobile and tablet products . People will always think 6 months is short for a release date but look at other OEM not to mentioned Samsung they release different variants of S5. Even Lg has different variants of G3. Just like Apple it's either you buy their products or not either way they're not putting a gun on your head to buy it forcibly.

9. Lt.Green

Posts: 397; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Hope so, cause I'm buying.

18. RandomUsername

Posts: 808; Member since: Oct 29, 2013

Z3 Compact Tablet? :D

2. imparanoic

Posts: 88; Member since: Oct 15, 2012

could be a new successor to non mobile functioning version of z ultra ( sgp412), thus, probably 6.3" to 8"

3. Busyboy unregistered

If this and the Z3 get announced in September I'm done with their mobile products. I own my Z2 for literally 3 months and a new flagship will already be announced? The actual FK

10. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

You have a problem with that?

5. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2264; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

4k HD screen snapdragon 805 S-force surround front speakers and its sold..

6. Busyboy unregistered

The Z2 already has S-Force Surround and 4k displays aren't going to happen this year. Probably not even next year

13. buccob

Posts: 2968; Member since: Jun 19, 2012

Exactly, so why bother if they release a new device? you should be glad with the Z2 Tablet if it meet your needs...

7. realjjj

Posts: 375; Member since: Jan 28, 2014

Sony never had reasonable prices so even if the hardware is nice, it doesn't have much relevance.

11. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

In almost all countries the prices are the same than any of the competition.

8. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

Can we have QHD this time?

12. crestfallen

Posts: 23; Member since: Apr 03, 2014

I sure hope Sony could match Xiaomi's price tag.

17. marcski07

Posts: 600; Member since: Apr 25, 2014

not a chance, sony are making premium hardware/appliances, expensive, but not apple-like expensive. so yeah, their pricing are acceptable. xiaomi tho, they have monstrous specs, and their design does look premium, but still it can't be compared to sony's lg's apple's, samsung tho, can be. :p

14. romeo1

Posts: 816; Member since: Jan 06, 2012

For now the z2 tablet is enough for me. Wouldn't know why to upgrade. The screen is really good. Speakers are also very good. Didn't experience any lag and im even using longer usage? Maybe its called different in the English version. 2k is useless unless we get a big boost in memory

15. javy108

Posts: 1004; Member since: Jul 27, 2014

In Honduras we only get Z1 ._. the Z2 was for sell in US?

16. marcski07

Posts: 600; Member since: Apr 25, 2014

they really should trim down the bezels, atleast on sides, it destroys the whole design, looks generic, because there are alot of cheap generic tablets that have humongous bezels... yes it looks elegant when the display is turned off, but when the screen is on, the thick bezels pops out and it is ugly as hell..

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