Sony seems to be prepping a new Android tablet, the new device is amed Sony Xperia Tablet and a set of leaked presentation slides have revealed almost features and specs of the new Android tablet. The Sony Xperia Tablet SGPT1211 has kept the folded form factor on the rear side and seems to be successor to the Sony Tablet S but with slim profile at 11.85mm.
According to reports, the new Xperia Tablet is 42% slimmer than its predecessor and comes with a shiny aluminum chassis rather than plastic. The new tablet is reportedly coming with some accessories including folding Keyboard and docking stand.
The Sony Xperia tablet is expected to be a powerful device with NVIDIA’s latest quad-core processor under the hood. Other specification details include a 9.4-inch 1280 x 800 display, 8Mp rear camera, a 1-MP front facing camera and 6,000 mAh battery good for up to 10hrs of WiFi browsing along with some other connectivity features.
For connectivity, there are WiFi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0, 3G, along with an SD card slot and headphone socket. The 3G model will come with A-GPS, while the WiFi version will feature S-GPS and other features include usual ambient light sensors, gyroscopes, a digital compass and an accelerometer.
Sony also seems to push multimedia and gaming with its new Xperia tablet. The new tablet will come with an optional HDMI dongle that plugs into a special expansion port, DLNA streaming and PlayStation Certification for games, and docking station featuring integrated speakers.
The Docking Stand will come with three USB ports and an HDMI connection. The Sony Xperia Tablet will also features a Guest Mode, which will limit access to apps and other data with a separate interface. The Xperia tablet is expected to run on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, but an update to Jelly Bean can be expected.
The new Sony Xperia tablet will be available in three storage mode that include 16GB, 32GB or 64GB versions. Fortunately, the leak has also revealed pricing details. According to the leak, pricing starts from $449.99 for the 16GB model, and ranges to $549.99 for the $32GB, and $649.99 for the 64GB.
For accessories, the Keyboard cover will cost you $99.99 while the carrying cover $59.99 , $20 extra for leather version. The Docking Stand is priced at $99.99, Dock Speaker $119.99, while the Cradle $39.99. You can have the HDMI cable for $29.99 while the USB Host cable for $19.99. One thing is missing from the leak, release date, but stay tuned we will keep you posted. From the leaked images, the tablet looks more appealing than its predecessor, what do you think about the new Sony Xperia Tablet ?