Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet pictures revealed, white and black versions shown

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet pictures revealed, white and black versions shown
Shortly after revealing some of the features of Sony’s rumored Xperia Z2 Tablet, @evleaks is now back with what appears to be a press photo of the unannounced device. Given the reliability of the source, we have no reasons to doubt that this is what the new tablet will look like when it hits shelves.

While @evleaks posted only one (frontal) image of the Xperia Z2 Tablet, another Twitter account, namely @gadgetleaks, seems to have more press photos. We can’t verify their authenticity, since this new account doesn’t have tweets older than one day. Still, the images don’t contradict the photo revealed by @evleaks, so they could be genuine.

Overall, the Xperia Z2 Tablet doesn’t look too different from last year’s Xperia Tablet Z. But its features are definitely better, including: Android 4.4 KitKat, a 10.1-inch Triluminos display with 1920 x 1200 pixels, quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.3GHz, 3GB of RAM, 8MP rear camera, 2MP front-facing camera, 16GB of expandable internal memory, and a 6,000 mAh battery. The new tablet should be waterproof, with its body being only 6.4mm-thin.

Sony will probably announce the Xperia Z2 Tablet at MWC 2014 next week, when the Japanese company may also unveil its new Xperia Z2 smartphone.


sources: @evleaks, @gadgetleaks

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Xperia Z2 Tablet
  • Display 10.1" 1920 x 1200 pixels
  • Camera 8.1 MP / 2.2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, Quad-core, 2300 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 6000 mAh

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34 Comments

1. Insignificant

Posts: 192; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

The tablet Z was the best tablet by far when it was released. Amazing design and weight, alongside being waterproof was unheard of in a tablet. It had an amazing display too. But Sony didn't capitalise on its success. No marketing whatsoever. And now the competition has caught up, not completely, but is getting there... This should still be the best tablet of the year until it gets a successor. But I can't help feeling disappointed about the screen resolution...

14. pwnarena

Posts: 1129; Member since: Feb 15, 2013

what do you mean caught up? they can't catch up with the waterproofing but they beat the z with hgher display resolutions, bigger batteries, more power saving features (rgbw screens), and faster updates. sony fan here but we can't be that blind not to see reality.

23. Insignificant

Posts: 192; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

For 1080p videos, this display should be better. No scaling. For web browsing and reading text, I admit I'm disappointed too. Bigger batteries and rgbw doesn't matter, it's the end result, and the end result of the original was good. For most companies, updates are a change of numbers. Sony genuinely provides loads of new features with its updates. Now, when the Xperia Tablet Z was unrivalled, and this should be even better, is when you hold to use it. It's so light that you can hold it really, really comfortably for extended periods. And to hold it in the kitchen or swimming pool is amazing. The UI is elegant and smooth, that alone is a huge plus over most other tablets. Most people boast amount Nexus tablets, but they don't do much in the way of using all that space.

2. afegit

Posts: 45; Member since: Feb 12, 2014

Wow, much innovation by Sony. Introducing an all new tablet which completely and utterly changes the experience compared to last year's with the all-new latest processor Snapdragon 800.

9. Insignificant

Posts: 192; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

Yes, lighter, better water resistance, no flap on the headphone jack, a tonne of new software features, thinner. No other manufacturer came close to the original except the iPad Air, which came more than half a year later.

20. maherk

Posts: 6527; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Seriously? What about the new Note 10.1? Better camera, memory, processor, ram, screen, s-pen, totally new UI, all new design(inspired by the note 3's design), and bigger battery.

24. Insignificant

Posts: 192; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

How do you know it has a better camera? Same question with memory. And the processor is the same... Same question with RAM. New UI doesn't equal to better. Same with the design, which is typically ugly. The lack of software buttons don't help with the design, nor with the usability. The battery doesn't matter, it's the end result, and the original had very good battery life. No one in the world doubts the s-pen isn't useful for some. For others, not so much. If only this used as wacom too - there were rumours of such with at least one Sony tablet this year. At least use the ability of the Z Ultra to register pretty much anything.

3. Aploine

Posts: 444; Member since: Oct 24, 2013

Another company that throws it's products in the water. Why?

4. bootroot

Posts: 35; Member since: Sep 11, 2012

Cumulated BEZEL size surface of this thing are approximatively size of ipad mini

5. UglyFrank

Posts: 2188; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

I would prefer it to be thicker if it meant that it didn't have those bezels

10. kobainez

Posts: 454; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

What do u need thin bezels for? One handed use? LOL such a stupid comment

15. pwnarena

Posts: 1129; Member since: Feb 15, 2013

he has big hands. don't laugh at them. that's insulting! haha

34. jiezel91

Posts: 67; Member since: Jul 28, 2011

I agree on this one. I like bezels on a tablet, but this one gets QUITE A LOT of bezels. Really, it now looks like a picture frame. And please, 6000 mAh battery?

6. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2251; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

not impressed,still tablet z alike.new design plse..

25. emadshiny

Posts: 1144; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

Why shall they change their design when its beautiful? Look at iPhones. They are all like each other with minor changes and no one complains. That's because their design is beautiful and the case is the same with Sony.

7. X.E.R.O. unregistered

At least make it light as air.

11. kobainez

Posts: 454; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

its 1mm thinner than air and has larger screen

18. kobainez

Posts: 454; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

This thing is lighter,thinner and has bigger screen than AIR!

29. power_x

Posts: 264; Member since: Aug 28, 2013

but it has a smaller battery than the Air

31. pyradark

Posts: 895; Member since: Jun 10, 2012

But water resistant than Air old ways

8. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

I love Sony products... I just want one of these tablets running W8pro...

12. pyradark

Posts: 895; Member since: Jun 10, 2012

Hoping it has better battery than the first z tablet. And Wow its much thinner than my Z Ultra

13. varezhka

Posts: 5; Member since: Jan 28, 2014

It seems like a nice spec bump to keep the device relevant, if not particularly exciting. Now they just need to release an 8 inch version with the same internals.

16. pwnarena

Posts: 1129; Member since: Feb 15, 2013

sony would excite me if they released an 8 or 7 inch tablet instead of this one. guess they haven't fully consumed last year's supplies yet. people please buy them so sony can start using new materials and designs. lol

17. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Love the specs on the Z2. But I'm waiting till the first Z TABLET price drops so i can get it.

19. Joshing4fun

Posts: 1244; Member since: Aug 13, 2010

Bezels are important for tablets. You need the extra space around the screen to securely hold it.

26. hboy857

Posts: 367; Member since: Jun 03, 2013

I agree, but we don't need this kind of bezels.

30. pyradark

Posts: 895; Member since: Jun 10, 2012

This tab needs, its a waterproof on a 6.4mm thick!! Im confortable with Z ultra huge bezel.

21. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

Duh and meh

22. RandomUsername

Posts: 808; Member since: Oct 29, 2013

Where is the Xperia Tablet Z1?

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