Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact is a new ultra-thin tablet, featuring compact dimensions, attractive appearance and many software improvements.
Xperia Z3 is produced in two colors – white and black. The front side of the device, as usual, is protected by a special glass, which prevents the possibility of scratches and chips. An oleophobic coating protects the surface of the tablet from possible fingerprints. At the top of the front panel is a stereo speaker and a front camera. Below is another stereo speaker.
The back is made of plastic. The textured surface of the back cover makes a pleasant impression. On the back of the tablet are the main camera and the NFC module.
On the right side of the Xperia Z3 is a lock key, as well as a volume control button. On the same side there is a headset jack. It is worth noting that this connector is not protected by a special plug, despite the water resistance of the tablet. This is due to the fact that even if water gets into the device, it will not harm him in any way. However, Sony recommends that you connect the headphones only after the water that has entered the jack is completely dry.
On the left side panel is a slot for connecting to a docking station, as well as slots for nano-SIM and a memory card. Both slots are reliably protected by a long cover. Also on this panel there is another cover designed for microUSB connector.
As for ergonomics, this tablet is worthy of exclusively positive reviews. Due to its minimal weight and compact size, it is convenient to hold it even with one hand. In addition, the Xperia Z3 fits comfortably in the back pocket of jeans.
Display and camera
This tablet is equipped with an 8-inch display, the resolution of which is 1920×1200 pixels. The display of the Xperia Z3 is bright enough. This allows you to use the gadget even on the sunniest day. This is also facilitated by the design features of the screen, which is made on a single layer of glass without any air gaps.
Sony's new tablet has an 8.1 megapixel camera. Among the features of this camera, it should be noted the absence of a flash and its slightly inconvenient location. During photography, you can accidentally close the camera with your hand. In general, photos and videos shot on the Xperia Z3 have pretty good quality. From the positive aspects, it is necessary to highlight the support of the digital stabilization system and the extended dynamic range.
Also, this device is equipped with a 2.2-megapixel front camera, which allows you to create relatively good pictures and videos.
The predecessor of this tablet managed to establish itself as a high-speed hardware platform. The Xperia Z3 is no exception. The volume of "RAM" is 3 GB. Such an indicator is considered a guarantee that even with time the device will not slow down.
The internal memory of this model is 16 or 32 GB. This indicator depends on the configuration and version of the device. In order to increase memory, the user can use a microSD card. In addition, devices that support LTE are on sale. This version of the tablet is implemented with built-in memory for up to 16 GB.
Sony’s new gadget features a 4,500mAh battery. Autonomous operation of the device provides not only the battery, but also the Starmina function. Thanks to such features, this gadget can work without recharging during the day. If you turn off battery saving mode, the battery will run out much faster.
Corporate equalizer S-Force Front Surround significantly improves sound quality. This is due to the optimization of sound parameters for built-in stereo speakers. The tablet is equipped with another audio tool – ClearAudio +. This audio tool allows you to adjust the sound to the necessary parameters, thereby eliminating the need for manual tuning.
Xperia Z3 will be appreciated by toy lovers. The tablet is equipped with a service that provides the broadcast of the game from the PS4 directly to the display. To achieve this goal, a mount is used that allows you to place the device directly on the gamepad of the console.
In general, the Xperia Z3 is a convenient, ultra-thin, ultra-fast and relatively inexpensive tablet. In addition, this tablet is distinguished by its attractive and beautiful design. Among the advantages of the device, it is also worth noting the excellent hardware filling and high build quality. Among the shortcomings can be distinguished unless the display, to which there are a few comments.