Sony Mobile Communications has announced premium Xperia Z3 series and Mid-range Xperia E3 to provide more choice and flexibility for smartphones and tablets. In addition company is also introducing SmartWear Experience with two new additions - SmartBand Talk and SmartWatch 3.
Weighing just 152g, Xperia Z3 has 7.3mm super-slim rounded aluminum frame and durable tempered glass panels. It is available in a new range of colors including white, black, copper or silver green1. A dual SIM variant is also on offer in select markets.
Xperia Z3 Compact smartphone is 8.6mm thick and weighs 129 grams. Its color range includes orange and green, in addition to the classic white and black.
8” tablet XperiaTM Z3 Tablet Compact is 6.4mm slim and weighing less than 270 grams. With stainless steel corners, an ultra slim rounded frame and a tempered glass front, tablet is available in either white or black. Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact have a combination of the 20.7 megapixel camera with 1/2.3 Exmor RS for mobile sensor, BIONZ for mobile processing engine and new 25mm wide-angle Sony G Lens. E.
Xperia Z3 series has PS4 Remote Play which means you can use them as a remote screen to connect to and control your games on PS4. For those times when the TV is being used, simply connect your Xperia Z3 series device to your PS4 via home Wi-Fi and use the DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller with the GCM10 Game Control Mount to continue playing games anywhere at home on your smartphone or tablet.
Devices feature Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 Quad-core processor with 2.5GHz speed for fast browsing and multi-tasking.
Xperia E3 features the flagship Z3 series design, a 4.5” display, 5MP camera with HDR and creative camera apps. Xperia E3 is designed with resilient corners and a scratch-resistant screen made with durable tempered glass. It is available in a range of colors, you can choose from white, black, lime and copper (colors may vary by market). A dual SIM variant is also available in select markets.
Sony has also unveiled SmartBand Talk and SmartWatch 3.
SmartBand Talk features a curved 1.4” e-paper display that gives always-on updates of your Lifelog activities, notifications and tells the time at a glance. A built-in microphone and speaker, combined with a short call function, can let you talk into it and hear your caller. SmartBand Talk Voice Control will be available at launch, initially supporting Japanese, UK and US English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.
SmartWatch 3 is Sony’s latest “smartwatch”, but the first specifically designed for the latest Android Wear updates in close collaboration with Google. SmartWatch 3 also offers standalone functionality with the built-in Accelerometer, Compass, Gyro and GPS sensor technology. SmartWatch 3 sports a 1.6” 320×320 transflective display, set within a stainless steel core unit that is both premium and waterproof (IP68 rated) available in Classic (black) and Sport (lime) editions, with extra colour straps available in pink and white.