It’s no doubt that Sony’s phablet offering is more of a tablet. In fact, when you put the Xperia Z Ultra side-by-side with the Nexus 7, they are pretty much the same size. Even though the Xperia Z Ultra’s display is only 6.44-inches and the Nexus 7 is 7-inches. There’s already the Google Play Edition of the Xperia Z Ultra, but now there appears to be a WiFi-Only version as well. Which this visit to the FCC by the WiFi only version of the Xperia Z Ultra isn’t the first time we’ve heard of this device.
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The model number in this one is the SGP412, and there are actual photos of the device (which are in the gallery at the bottom of this post). The Xperia Z Ultra WiFi only is still water-resistant, but what else did we expect from Sony? The battery is also shown in the pictures, with a slightly smaller capacity than the 3G/LTE model of the Xperia Z Ultra. Which is probably because you don’t need that big of a battery when it doesn’t have a 3G or LTE radio inside. We may be seeing this version of the Xperia Z Ultra show up at Mobile World Congress next month, alongside the Xperia Z2, so we’ll be on the lookout for both.
For those that aren’t familiar, the Xperia Z Ultra also features 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage along with a microSD card slot, 3000mAh battery, and powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. To top it all off, there’s a 6.44-inch full HD 1080p Triluminos display on there. There’s also stylus support, and actually, anything that has a tip can be used as a stylus. So even a pencil or pen can be used. Which is pretty cool.
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