Sony Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet at MWC 2014

Sony at the Mobile World Congress  in Barcelona came charging in with one simple plan, to set the bar really high for its competitors! They managed to do just that, with the launch of their two new 2014 devices the Xperia Z2 and The Xperia  Z2 Tablet. Both the devices are real power houses and they do not seem to disappoint in any department so far.

Sony Xperia Z2

Xperia Z2

The Sony Xperia Z2 is a beast of a device, sporting all the essentials a Flag ship device should have and then some! Here’s the full specifications list below:

  • 5.2-inch 1080p display
  • Snapdragon 801 2.3GHz Quad-core 4G LTE processor
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 16GB of internal storage with microSD
  • 20.7 megapixel Exmor RS sensor with 4K video recording and image stablization
  • 3,000mAh battery (3,200mAh for some models)
  • Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi, GPS, NFC, MHL
  • 4G LTE
  • Android 4.4 KitKat

The smartphone’s body is as expected with an Aluminum frame and glass body, back and front. The device is also IP55 and IP58 certified which means that, you do not have to worry too much about dust or water. Sony is known for its unique LED lights in their smartphones. This time around they have put a thin LED bar in earpiece, which looks really cool! The device comes with in-built Sony specific apps such as Walkman and PlayStation apps.  The device’s camera is something to really look forward to with 4K video recording and other features such as Time Shift (slow motion). The device runs on the latest Android 4.4.2 OS and they have slightly changed the menu UI as well, which is a nice change to see. Overall it is a great package.

Xperia Z2 Tablet

Xperia Z2 Tablet

Samsung set the bar high when it launched its Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition last year. Now, Sony is here with a very strong reply! Sony with the Xperia Z2 smartphone launched the Xperia Z2 Tablet as well. It is the world’s thinnest and lightest waterproof tablet. It is a real power house when it comes to internal specs and with its very impressive 6000mAh battery power it lasts for 10 hours with full use. So under hood the following specs you shall find:

  • 10.1-inch 1920 x 1200 Triluminos display
  • Snapdragon 801 2.3GHz Quad-core chipset
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 16GB of storage with microSD
  • 8.1 megapixel camera
  • 2.2 megapixel front camera
  • 6,000mAh battery
  • 4G LTE
  • Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, MHL 3.0, and WiFi
  • Android 4.4 KitKat

Sony also talked about some really cool accessories for the tablet as well, it consisted of a desktop stand as well as a Bluetooth Keyboard. Both the devices will be available globally from next month, with of course the carrier versions making it available on their own time. Sony held its promise at the MWC 2014 and surely left a huge impact!