We have some good news for those of you who are not keen on signing lengthy contracts with carriers. Sony’s new tablet, the Xperia Tablet Z 4G LTE is now available unlocked in the US. You can grab the device from Sony’s online store for $629.99. Sony’s unlocked tablets are equipped with radios tuned to run on AT&T and T-Mobile networks. In order to take advantage of LTE speed, it is necessary to activate the service directly from the carrier.
Sony Xperia Tablet Z 4G LTE
Like most Sony’s offerings, the Xperia Tablet Z 4G LTE is a stylish and handsome device. It is one of the thinnest and lightest tablets currently available on the market, measuring just 0.27 inch and weighing in at 1.09 lb. The device is also water-resistant and can withstand submersion in up to 3 feet of water for up to 30 minutes.
The Xperia Tablet Z 4G LTE sports a 10.1-inch full HD Reality Display powered by Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2. Thanks to its OptiContrast panel, the device is much more comfortable to use even in direct sunlight.
The tablet is powered by a quad-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdranog S4 Pro processor paired with 2 GB of RAM and offers 16 GB of internal memory expandable up to 64 GB via microSD slot. The device is equipped with an 8.1-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel user-facing shooter, both packing Exmore R for mobile sensor.
Other features include NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 and USB 2.0 High Speer. The Xperia Tablet Z 4G LTE The Xperia Tablet Z 4G LTE ships with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out of the box.