Sony gives a glimpse of the Xperia Z Ultra in a press invite

12 June, 2013 | Comments (78) | Post your comment

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Sony teased its upcoming phablet, codenamed Togari in a press invite. The previously leaked device is set to break cover at an event in Paris in less than a month, on July 4th, as Sony Xperia Z Ultra.

The invite for the Paris event (click to enlarge)

As you can see in the image above, the press invite reveals one of the device's sides, thus showcasing its slim profile, as well as its power/lock key, volume rocker, and the likely dedicated camera button. Overall, the upcoming phablet appears to carry the same design language as the well-received Sony Xperia Z.

Rumored specs of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra include a 6.44" 1080p display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage, and an 8MP main camera. The phablet is expected to boot Android 4.2 Jelly Bean at launch.

Like the Sony Xperia Z, the upcoming phablet is rumored to be water resistant. The display will reportedly support input from a stylus or a pencil - the hand written note on the invitation also suggests that the feature will be present.

Be sure to tune in on July 4 for the full scoop on the Sony Xperia Z Ultra. In the meantime, we'll keep our eyes open for more details.





Sony gives a glimpse of the Xperia Z Ultra in a press invite - reader comments

  • Anonymous

Xperia z has FM radio!

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  • 2013-06-20 06:59
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  • Michael REMY

i really hope that sony will put radio FM into this phablet ! i really need it ! Sont did it in the xperia Z tablet (first one with radio fm) but did not put in xperia z smartphone (what a shame! because it was in xperai 2012 device like xperia sol...

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  • 2013-06-19 10:19
  • nYrA
  • Anonymous

Lmao! You say stop fighting to make a ridiculous claim such as that

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  • 2013-06-19 00:59
  • 4QSR