After a relatively long wait, the Sony Xperia Z2 tablet will finally be available on Verizon starting July 17th next week. For those who’re afraid that the tablet goes out of stock, you can actually head down to Verizon’s website to pre-order for the device starting today.
The Xperia Z2 tablet comes with a price tag of $599.99 outright or $499.99 if you’re willing to commit to a 2 years service contract with the carrier.
Here are some quick specs for the tablet : 10.1-inch FHD display, 2.3GHz Snapdragon 801 chipset, 3GB RAM, 8MP main camera, 32GB internal storage, 6,000mAh battery as well as Android 4.4.2 KitKat running the show.
Below is the official press release from Verizon :
Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet, The Slimmest And Lightest Waterproof 4G LTE Tablet, Comes To The U.S. Exclusively On The Verizon Wireless Network
ATLANTA, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Mobile and Verizon Wireless today announced the Xperia Z2 Tablet will be available in the U.S. as an exclusive to Verizon Wireless, offering consumers a premium Android™ 4G LTE connected tablet. Verizon customers can pre-order for the Xperia Z2 Tablet beginning July 10, 2014 at www.verizonwireless.com.
Premium device built to handle life’s everyday surprises
At just 0.25? slim and weighing less than a pound, the Xperia Z2 Tablet is so slim and lightweight, you will forget you’re holding it. Even with its sleek build, you do not have to give a second thought about where you use it, since the Xperia Z2 Tablet is designed with a display that is scratch resistant and a body that is waterproof.
The Sony Xperia Z2 has a super fast processor in a tablet plus Sony’s latest battery saving technology, providing speedy and long-lasting performance to keep up with your daily activities. The 6000mAh battery plus STAMINA Mode can get you through longer than expected days of travel providing up to 10 hours of multimedia use. Additionally, the speed of the Snapdragon 801 processor paired with that of Verizon’s super fast 4G LTE network, helps you share your photos and files faster and stream your audio and video more smoothly.
An entertainment powerhouse with the best of Sony technology and content
Bringing together the best of Sony’s BRAVIA® TV and audio technology expertise, the Xperia Z2 Tablet lets you enjoy your entertainment in vivid detail. As the first 10.1? Full HD TRILUMINOS™ for mobile display with Live Color LED technology2, the Xperia Z2 Tablet delivers an enhanced viewing experience with bright, true to life colors and sharp images. Through Sony’s Front Surround™ audio technology the device channels powerful, dynamic sound the way it was intended to be heard. Also, with digital noise canceling support3, the Xperia Z2 Tablet can help minimize background noise, even when you’re on the move.