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Sony announces Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, a powerful waterproof tablet

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Sony Mobile Communications unveiled Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, the ever slimmest, lightest, dust-tight  and Waterproof compact android tablet.  Sporting an 8-inch Full HD display, it is 6.4mm slim and weighs just 270 grams. With IP65/68 rating, it is water as well as dust resistant. On the inside, the tablet comes powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor clocked at 2.5GHz and coupled with 3GB RAM. It also boasts a battery life at up to 13 hours of video playback.

Sony announces Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, a powerful waterproof tablet

The Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact runs Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box, and sports an 8-inch WUXGA (1920×1200 pixels) TRILUMINOS display powered by X-Reality for mobile picture engine.

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact Specifications:

  • 8″ display (WUXGA, 1920×1200 pixels)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.5 GHz Quad-core
  • 8.1 megapixel camera
  • 8x digital zoom
  • Front-facing camera, HD 1080p for video chat and 2.2 MP for camera capture
  • HD video recording (1080p)
  • Exmor RS™ for mobile image sensor
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Flash memory: Up to 16 GB
  • Expansion slot: Up to 128 GB microSD
  • aGPS
  • 3.5 mm audio jack with Digital Noise Cancelling (DNC)
  • USB High speed 2.0 and Micro USB support
  • Native USB tethering
  • Synchronisation via Exchange ActiveSync, Facebook, Google and SyncML
  • Wi-Fi and W-iFi Hotspot functionality
  • Android 4.4 Kitkat
  • Battery : 4500 mAh
  • Dimension: 213 x 123 x 6.4 mm
  • Weight: 270 g

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

The tablet also features PS4 Remote Play, which allows users to stream their PS4 games onto the tablet over the home Wi-Fi network – this functionality will only be rolled out in November. A DualShock 4 Wireless Controller and GCM10 Game Control Mount will be required to play games.   There is no word on the pricing, but it is expected to hit markets during Autumn 2014.


  1. love that it is waterproof and great specs

  2. Nancy Fontaine

    Wow it’s about time someone
    made these water proof!!
    I spill alot & read alot. Not a
    good mix.

  3. Honestly this is amazing! I wondered if they would ever come up with a way to make a tablet waterproof 🙂 I guess my question has been answered! Looks like a great tablet too, love the 13 hours of video that is a great feature!

  4. lovely joy merced

    OMG i want it!

  5. the fact it is waterproof is great and other capabilities are awesome as well

  6. Faith Hazel Almario

    Now this is really something good..AMAZING

  7. this is so awesome! tHank you for telling about this. waterproof is amazing thing

  8. This would be great for teens who can take care of a tablet but might have a spill or something

  9. I love it. great specs for z3

  10. Maria Carla Perez

    The ever slimmest, lightest, dust-tight and Waterproof compact android tablet! Thats what im talking about plus the FULL HD features and the 3GB ram! COOL!

  11. WOW. Not only is it WATERPROOF but it has great specs. I can’t get over how neat this is!

  12. Sheryl An Mungcal

    amazing,. WATERPROOF,.

  13. great foe relaxing in the tub

  14. Waterproof makes anything more able to handle daily accidents!

  15. This is awesome!I would love to own one of these!

  16. Maria Elizabeth Andres

    I want to own that gadget, it’s simply amazing.

  17. Sheryl An Mungcal

    Sony always makes us amaze to their products,.

  18. cool,. waterproof tab,.

  19. excellent finally waterproof ..love Sony

  20. I so need this, have always been looking for a waterproof one.

  21. Cahley Tod-Tims

    I don’t think I would actually drop my tablet in water but I have definitely split liquids on my electronics before!

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