28.0.A.7.27 & 28.0.A.7.24 firmware certified for Xperia Z3+ & Xperia Z4 Tablet

A few days back we saw 28.0.A.6.8 firmware certification for Xperia Z3+ & Xperia Z4 Tablet on PTCRB and now two firmware updates in the form of 28.0.A.7.24 & 28.0.A.7.27 build have been certified for both devices.

28.0.A.7.27 firmware is expected to hit both devices as when they are available for purchase/launched in markets. At present 28.0.A.4.8 firmware and 28.0.A.7.5 firmware build is available for download from XperiFirm tool.

Xperia Z3+ 28.0.A.7.24 & 28.0.A.7.27 firmware certified

Check out the 28.0.A.7.24 & 28.0.A.7.27 firmware certification for Xperia Z3+ E6553 below on PTCRB.

Xperia Z3+ 28.0.A.7.27 and 28.0.A.7.24 firmware

Xperia Z4 Tablet 28.0.A.7.24 & 28.0.A.7.27 firmware certified

Check out the 28.0.A.7.24 & 28.0.A.7.27 firmware certification for Xperia Z4 Tablet SGP771 & SGP712 below on PTCRB.

Xperia Z4 Tablet 28.0.A.7.27 and 28.0.A.7.24 firmware

Sony India is holding a press conference on 26 June where we might see Xperia Z3+ getting unveiled.

We will keep you updated on the availability of both devices in the market. Drop your comments below.

Xperia Z4 Tablet hands on pics of the retail unit

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet is now available for pre-order in some regions around the world and Xperia Z3+ will soon be available for purchase in Europe (around 26 June this year). Xperia Z4 is now available in Japan for sale.

Xperia Z4 Tablet features 10.1″ 2K display (2560×1600 resolution) powered by ultra fast Snapdragon 810 Octa-Core 64 bit processor, weighing only (389g Wi-Fi / 393g LTE) and 6.1 mm slim, running Android Lollipop out of the box. Xperia Z4 Tablet also features 8 MP rear camera, wide-angle 5.1 MP front camera great for video calls and taking selfies. Xperia Z4 Tablet is compatible with Sony PS4 Remote Play function. Xperia Z4 Tablet features 32 GB internal storage, 3 GB RAM, 6000 mAh battery (Sony claims 17 hours of video playback).

Xperia Z4 Tablet hands on pics

Check out the Xperia Z4 Tablet hands on pics below.

Xperia Z4 Tablet hands on pics
White Xperia Z4 Tablet hands on
Xperia Z4 Tablet White hands on
Xperia Z4 Tablet White hands on review
Xperia Z4 Tablet rear camera
Xperia Z4 Tablet capless USB port
Xperia Z4 Tablet hands on
Hands on Xperia Z4 Tablet
Xperia Z4 Tablet Landscape mode
Xperia Z4 Tablet Walkman app
Xperia Z4 Tablet Portrait mode
White Xperia Z4 Tablet Pics

Xperia Z4 Tablet is available for pre-order from Xperia online store in UK for £499/$776, shipping starts from 29 June. Xperia Z4 Tablet LTE version is now available for purchase at Amazon International for $799 and Wi-Fi variant for $599.

Will you buying Xperia Z4 Tablet, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Pics by Akira-ming (Digi-Wo)

Sony Style Cover SCR32 priced in Europe officially for Xperia Z4 Tablet

Earlier today Sony BKB50 Keyboard for Xperia Z4 Tablet went live for sale across many regions in Europe from Sony Xperia online stores and now another Xperia Z4 Tablet official accessory, Style Cover SCR32 is available for purchase.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 is available in white and black color for Xperia Z4 Tablet from Sony Xperia online stores. It is a flip cover style case (notebook style case ) and can be used a desk stand for perfect viewing. It weighs around 220 grams and is 174 x 262 x 12 mm in dimensions.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 priced in Europe

Sony SCR32 Style Cover has smart wake up function which wakes up your tablet when flip cover is opened and puts it to sleep when closed (conserving battery without pressing power button).

Sony Style Cover SCR32 is priced at £38.99/$60 in UK.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 price in UK

It is now available in stock and ready for shipping across many regions.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 is priced at €59.99/$68 in France.

Sony Style Cover SCR32 is priced at €49.90/$56 in Italy.

We will keep you updated once Sony Style Cover SCR32 is available in other regions.

Are you looking to buy Sony Style Cover SCR32 for your Xperia Z4 Tablet? Let us know, drop your comments below.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard priced at £149.99/$230 in UK officially

Sony BKB50 Keyboard which was introduced for Xperia Z4 Tablet back in MWC 2015 has now been priced in Europe and is available for purchase from Sony Xperia online stores exclusively (stock is available right now and ready for shipping).

Sony BKB50 Keyboard is very similar to a keyboard of a 13″ laptop, 383 grams in weight, 254×170 mm in dimensions and comes with a touchpad for easy navigation. Sony BKB50 Keyboard has NFC, Bluetooth as connectivity option to pair it with tablet and comes with easy docking to put in your tablet.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price in Europe

Sony BKB50 Keyboard comes with 430 mAh battery with 1 month of battery life (typing text 2 hours/day) and a micro USB port for charging.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard is priced at £149.99/$230 in UK.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price in Europe

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price in France – 179 €/202, only available in black color.

Check out Sony BKB50 Keyboard hands on pics here.

As the listing of Sony BKB50 Keyboard stays “in stock” so it is ready for shipping now.

Are you looking to purchase Sony BKB50 Keyboard for your Xperia Z4 Tablet? Drop your comments below.

Source – Sony Mobile




28.0.A.6.8 firmware certified for Xperia Z3+ & Xperia Z4 Tablet

Sony recently unveiled Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z3+ Dual and it is expected to hit markets in mid-June this year, earlier Sony launched Xperia Z4 exclusively for Japan. Now the first firmware certification for Xperia Z3+ has come.

Same 28.0.A.6.8 firmware has been certified for both Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z4 Tablet which definitely means that Sony is gearing up for Xperia Z3+ launch in the markets.

Xperia Z3+ 28.0.A.6.8 firmware certified

Check out the 28.0.A.6.8 firmware certification for Xperia Z3+ E6553 below on PTCRB.

Xperia Z3+ 28.0.A.6.8 firmware certified

Xperia Z4 Tablet 28.0.A.6.8 firmware certified

Check out the 28.0.A.6.8 firmware certification for Xperia Z4 Tablet SGP771 & SGP712 below on PTCRB.

Xperia Z4 Tablet 28.0.A.6.8 firmware certified

Sony has uploaded the open source archive build for 28.0.A.6.8 firmware, so developers can download it and use it for their ROMs.

We will keep you updated once Xperia Z3+ is available in the markets.

If you remember Sony has promised Android 5.1 Lollipop update rollout in July so we have to see whether Xperia Z3+ will be launched with Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box or not.

Will you be upgrading to Xperia Z3+ from your present handset, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Can Xperia Z4 Tablet float ? Sony did an experiment!

Sony launched Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015 with 10.1″ 2K display (2560×1600 resolution) powered by ultra fast Snapdragon 810 Octa-Core 64 bit processor, weighing only (389g Wi-Fi / 393g LTE) and 6.1 mm slim, running Android Lollipop out of the box.

As it is one of the lightest and slimmest tablet so Sony did an experiment at Fira Montjuic in Barcelona where they tied Xperia Z4 Tablet with 6 big balloons filled with helium to check whether Xperia Z4 Tablet can float or not.

Can Xperia Z4 Tablet Float ?

Let’s check out the video of Xperia Z4 Tablet floating…

Below are two screenshots taken from the video.

Xperia Z4 tablet Float

Xperia Z4 Tablet Floating in air

Are you impressed by Xperia Z4 Tablet ? Let us know. Drop your comments below.

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand launched for Xperia Z4 Tablet

Earlier today Sony launched Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015 along with bundle of exclusive accessories for it. Sony has specifically launched BKB50 Bluetooth Keyboard, SCR32 cover, Screen Protector PRT13 and BKC52 Bluetooth keyboard with tablet cover stand for Xperia Z4 Tablet.

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand is launched in white and black color which is flip cover style case (notebook style case ) and can be used a desk stand for perfect viewing. It weighs around 220 grams and is 174 x 262 x 12 mm in dimensions.

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand

Sony SCR32 Style Cover has smart wake up function which wakes up your tablet when flip cover is opened and puts it to sleep when closed (conserving battery without pressing power button).

Let’s have a look at it.

Sony SCR32 Style Cover in White and Black

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand in Black

White Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand

Xperia Z4 Tablet Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Stand for Xperia Z4 Tablet

Sony SCR32 Style Cover

Sony SCR32 Style Cover Price

Sony SCR32 Style Cover price and availability details are unknown for the time being, we will keep you updated as soon as more info comes in.

Check out Sony’s main attraction for MWC 2015 below:

Xperia Z4 Tablet full specifications and photo gallery.

Xperia M4 Aqua full specifications and photo gallery.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard launched – turns Xperia Z4 Tablet into Laptop.

IP57 Water resistant Sony SBH70 Bluetooth Headset launched.

Sony BSP60 Bluetooth Speakers hands on photos from MWC 2015.

Are you planning to buy Xperia Z4 Tablet, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard turns Xperia Z4 Tablet into Laptop

Sony has introduced BKB50 Bluetooth keyboard exclusively for Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015, allowing you to convert your tablet into a laptop mode. Sony BKB50 Keyboard has NFC, Bluetooth as connectivity option to pair it with tablet and comes with easy docking to put in your tablet.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard is very similar to keyboard of a 13″ laptop, 383 grams in weight, 254×170 mm in dimensions,  and comes with a touchpad for easy navigation .

Sony BKB50 Keyboard

Sony BKB50 Keyboard comes with 430 mAh battery with 1 month of battery life (typing text 2 hours/day) and a micro USB port for charging.

Check out the Sony BKB50 Keyboard docked into Xperia Z4 Tablet and turning it into a laptop.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price

Sony BKB50 Keyboard Review

Sony BKB50 Bluetooth keyboard with Xperia Z4 Tablet

Sony BKB50 Bluetooth Keyboard

Sony BKB50 Keyboard hands on

Sony BKB50  turns Xperia Z4 Tablet into a Laptop

Sony BKB50 Keyboard

Sony BKB50 keyboard with Z4 Tablet
Xperia Z4 Tablet Laptop mode via Sony BKB50

How to turn Xperia Z4 Tablet into a Laptop

Sony BKB50 Bluetooth Keyboard profile

Sony BKB50 Keyboard pics

Check out Sony’s main attraction for MWC 2015 below :

Xperia Z4 Tablet full specifications and photo gallery.

Xperia M4 Aqua full specifications and photo gallery.

Sony BKB50 Keyboard price is unknown yet and is expected to be launched when Xperia Z4 Tablet hits market.

Source – Sony Mobile | Image Credits : TheVerge

10.1″ 2K Display Xperia Z4 Tablet launched with Snapdragon 810 octa-core 64 bit processor

Sony has officially launched Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015, branding it as world’s brightest tablet with 10.1″ 2K display (2560×1600 resolution) powered by ultra fast Snapdragon 810 Octa-Core 64 bit processor, weighing only (389g Wi-Fi / 393g LTE) and 6.1 mm slim, running Android Lollipop out of the box.

Xperia Z4 Tablet features 8 MP rear camera, wide angle 5.1 MP front camera great for video calls and taking selfies. Xperia Z4 Tablet is compatible with Sony PS4 Remote Play function and all Xperia Z4 Tablet users will be able to access Xperia Lounge Gold level which we reported yesterday exclusively.

Xperia Z4 Tablet

Xperia Z4 Tablet features 32 GB internal storage, 3 GB RAM, 6000 mAh battery (Sony claims 17 hours of video playback). Sony has officially launched BKB50 Bluetooth Keyboard, SCR32 cover for Xperia Z4 Tablet and BSP60 Bluetooth Speakers exclusively.

Xperia Z4 Tablet launched with 64 Bit Snapdragon 810 processor

Xperia Z4 Tablet Specifications

Xperia Z4 Tablet Specifications

Xperia Z4 Tablet 10.1" IPS Display 2K

Xperia Z4 Tablet 10.1" screen

Xperia Z4 Tablet in Black

Xperia Z4 Tablet 6.1 mm thin

Xperia Z4 Tablet IP68 Ceritfied

Xperia Z4 Tablet 8 MP Rear Cam

Xperia Z4 Tablet 2K display

Xperia Z4 Tablet 8 MP cam 6.1 mm slim Xperia Z4 Tablet

White Xperia Z4 Tablet

Xperia Z4 Tablet in White

White Xperia Z4 Tablet LTE

Xperia Z4 Tablet in White 2K Display

BKB50 Bluetooth Keyboard Xperia Z4 Tablet

 

Xperia Z4 Tablet is IP68 certified and will be available for purchase from June 2015 in Wi-Fi and LTE variants globally.

Xperia Z4 Tablet Video Promo

What say guys, fascinated by Xperia Z4 Tablet ? Let us know, what do you think.

Source – Sony Mobile

Sony teases new keyboard to be launched at MWC 2015

Sony has released another teaser for a keyboard which they are planning to launch at MWC 2015, most probably for Xperia Z4 Tablet. Sony posted a pic on Twitter with caption “Are you ready for a new way of working?” which gives a glimpse of keyboard keys and the Xperia Z4 Tablet attached to it.

Sony will also be launching Xperia Z4 Tablet and Xperia M4 Aqua at the MWC, both being water resistant devices which we can infer from the teaser pics released so far.

Are you ready for a new way of working?

As seen from the pic, Sony’s new detachable keyboard will have Bluetooth for pairing obviously and could be something similar to Sony BHC52 keyboard (with cover) or Sony BKB10 keyboard which was released for Xperia Z2 Tablet.

Tablet attached to keyboard in pic seems very thin.

Sony Keyboard for Xperia Z4 Tablet

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua is expected to feature 5.2″ 720p HD display, 2 GB RAM, 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP front cam, S610 processor SoC, 16 GB ROM.

No detailed info about Xperia Z4 Tablet specification is available right now but earlier Sony posted that Xperia Z4 Tablet will have stunning 2K display combined with the latest ultra fast processor and industry leading battery performance. Xperia Z4 Tablet will have PS4 Remote Play compatibility.

It’s finally 2 March today and Sony will unveil new Xperia devices, just wait for the day, we will bring hands on Xperia M4 Aqua and Xperia Z4 Tablet from MWC 2015.

Are you excited ?

Sony teases Xperia Z4 Tablet will have PS4 Remote Play

Sony has already released two teasers for their MWC 2015 event where they are going to launch Xperia M4 Aqua and Xperia Z4 Tablet and continuing the streak Sony came up with the third teaser which confirms the PS4 Remote Play coming to Xperia Z4 Tablet as well (first seen in Xperia Z3).

Sony’s MWC event is schedule on 2 March 2015 where Sony will release two new devices which have already been confirmed by so many leaks.

Xperia Z4 Tablet will have PS4 Remote Play

Earlier today we saw White Xperia M4 Aqua getting snapped in wild (Red Xperia M4 Aqua has already been leaked in pics). Sony Xperia M4 Aqua is expected to feature 5.2″ 720p HD display, 2 GB RAM, 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP front cam, S610 processor SoC, 16 GB ROM.

Below is the third teaser pic released by Sony on Twitter.

Xperia Z4 Tablet will have PS4 Remote Play

No detailed info about Xperia Z4 Tablet specification is available right now but earlier Sony posted that Xperia Z4 Tablet will have stunning 2K display combined with the latest ultra fast processor and industry leading battery performance.

We are expecting one more teaser before Sony goes for their MWC 2015 press conference which is only 1 day far now.

What are you expectations from MWC 2015 event, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Red Xperia M4 Aqua, Xperia Z4 Tablet First Look pics leaked

Sony’s MWC 2015 press conference is scheduled on 2 March and when Sony is busy posting the teaser of their MWC event and the devices to be launched, we are seeing leaks coming regarding Xperia M4 Aqua and Xperia Z4 Tablet coming frequently now.

Earlier today a red Xperia M4 Aqua and a black Xperia Z4 Tablet was snapped which confirms the existence of both devices and that they will be launched at MWC 2015 event for sure.

Xperia M4 Aqua

Xperia M4 Aqua looks very similar to Xperia Z3 from back and front. You can see the new Wi-Fi, Signal icon on the status bar, new navigation keys, material design Sony Sketch app and flat Sony message and call app icons all from Sony’s Android 5.0 Lollipop firmware.

Red Xperia M4 Aqua Leaked

Xperia M4 Aqua is expected to feature 5.2″ 720p HD display, 2 GB RAM, 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP front cam, S610 processor SoC, 16 GB ROM.

Xperia Z4 Tablet

Xperia Z4 Tablet looks very similar to Xperia Z2 Tablet. Both white and black model of Xperia Z4 Tablet have already been seen in pics now. Below you can see Xperia Z4 Tablet is running Android 5.0 Lollipop. It seems Sony has changed the name of Movies app to Video now.

Black volume rocker button can be seen in the below pic.

Black Xperia Z4 Tabet leaked

Are you excited for Xperia Z4 Tablet and Xperia M4 Aqua, let us know. Drop your comments below.

Source – XperiaBlog

Sony posts Xperia Z4 Tablet teaser pic – Release Date 2 March at MWC 2015

Sony Mobile has officially teased Xperia Z4 Tablet pic online just now, branding it as “Slimmer. Lighter. Brighter“. “All will be revealed on 02.03.15.” It is now officially confirmed that we will see Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015 event from Sony on 2 March.

No detailed info about Xperia Z4 Tablet specification is available right now but earlier Sony posted that Xperia Z4 Tablet will have stunning 2K display combined with the latest ultra fast processor and industry leading battery performance.

Xperia Z4 Tablet teaser pic

Below you can see the pic official outed by Sony today with a #SonyMWC.

Xperia Z4 Tablet Teaser Pic Revealed officially

Recently Sony unintentionally posted a pic of Xperia Z4 Tablet on their Xperia Lounge app as a part of a competition which is similar to what Sony posted today (Check the earlier pic of Xperia Z4 Tablet below).

Xperia Z4 Tablet Leaked

What say guys, are you excited for Xperia Z4 Tablet. Drop your comments below.

Source – Sony

Xperia Z4 Tablet with 2K screen spotted in Xperia Lounge app ahead of MWC 2015

Xperia Z4 Tablet was recently spotted in Sony Xperia Lounge app unintentionally though ahead of MWC 2015 and was quickly pulled off from the listing. It says Sony is introducing Xperia Z4 Tablet with stunning 2K display combined with the latest ultra fast processor and industry leading battery performance.

Xperia Lounge app screenshots shows the date as 3 March 2015 which means Sony may launch Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC 2015, possibly on 2 March itself. Not much details about the other specifications of Xperia Z4 Tablet is known yet but it seems that Sony may use Snapdragon 810 processor SoC.

Xperia Z4 Tablet

Below you can see Xperia Z4 Tablet which looks thin from the sides and very similar to Xperia Z Ultra.

Xperia Z4 Tablet Leaked

Xperia Z4 Tablet with 2K screen Leak

It seems strange that we have not seen much info about Xperia Z4 yet and here Sony is planning to launch the next Xperia Tablet flagship without the Xperia Z4 smartphone.

What say guys, are you excited for Xperia Z4 Tablet. Let us know, drop your comments below.

Source – XperiaBlog

Specifications of Xperia Z4, Z4 Compact, Z4 Ultra, Z4 Tablet rumored

A few days back Xperia Z4 specifications were rumored with the fact that Sony may maintain one flagship device per year and now a few more Xperia “Z4” series device’s existence have been rumored. Alleged specifications of Xperia Z4 Compact, Xperia Z4 Tablet and Xperia Z4 Ultra were spotted today online via the same source which posted Xperia Z4 specifications last time.

Xperia Z4 series is expected from Sony seeing the previous lineup but will they feature the same specifications as posted below is a matter of question right now. It can’t be guaranteed that below posted specifications are true or false so take it with a pinch of salt for the time being. Let’s see what Sony is holding for new Xperia Z4 series.

Xperia Z4 Specifications – Rumored

Earlier rumored specifications of Xperia Z4 said that it may feature 5.5-inch Quad HD (2560 x 1440) display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 64-bit chipset Octa-core processor 2.8 GHz, Adreno 430, 4 GB RAM, 20.7 MP rear cam with curved Exmor RS CMOS imaging sensor. and 32 GB internal storage.

While new set of rumored specifications says Sony may drop magnetic charging port and will be adopting Qi wireless charging in upcoming Xperia Z4. IP68 water resistant rated with micro USB port without flaps.

Xperia Z4 Compact Specifications – Rumored

Xperia Z4 Compact will see FHD 1080p resolution this time with 4.6″ display. It is expected to use Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 64-bit chipset Octa-core processor 2.8 GHz just like Xperia Z4 ( rumored ).

In below you can see the latest Xperia Z3 series devices.

Xperia Z4 Series rumored

Xperia Z4 Tablet Specifications – Rumored

Sony is expected to launch Xperia Z4 Tablet at the same time when Xperia Z4 will be unveiled. It will be again 10.1″ but a QHD Display. It is believed that Sony is also testing 2840 x 2160 px display but the final retail device is expected to come with QHD display only rather than ( 4K ). It is expected to sport the same design as Xperia Z3 Compact but with much thinner bezels as compared to Xperia Z2 Tablet.

Stereo speakers will be present and it is expected to come as one of the thinnest and light 10″ tablet. It is rumored to come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 64-bit chipset Octa-core processor 2.8 GHz, 32 GB internal storage, 4 GB RAM, 13 MP rear cam and 8 MP front cam.

Xperia Z4 Ultra Specifications – Rumored

After a long time Xperia Z Ultra’s successor is reported. Xperia Z4 Ultra is expected to come with 6.4″ display with QHD resolituon or 4K resolution. Not much is available on Xperia Z4 Ultra for the time being.

What do you think guys about the rumored specifications of Xperia Z4 series. Let us know, drop your comments below.

Source – AndroidOrigin | Thanks for the tip, Ben!