Newegg, the e-commerce giant, has opened the Sony Xperia Z Ultra pre-order.The phablet’s C6802 variant, which supports 3G, is priced at $699.99. For an additional $30, one can get the C6806 variant, which supports 4G LTE connectivity. Both variants of the Sony Xperia Z are available in black, white, and purple from Newegg.
Consumers who avail of the device are entitled to free shipping. The Sony Xperia Z is scheduled to begin shipping on October 14, 2013. The devices are covered by Newegg.com’s Unlocked Cell Phone Return Policy, and may be refunded or replaced. Furthermore, they are covered by a 30-day warranty period for parts and labor.
Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6802 3G
The 3G variant of the phablet supports both AT&T and T-Mobile 3G bands. Likewise, it supports Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, and Wi-Fi hotspot. It features Androi 4.2 Jelly Bean OS, 2.2GHz Qualcomm MSM8274 or MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 Chipset, Adreno 330 GPU, 16 GB of internal storage, 2 GB of RAM, and a microSD card slot for expansion up to 64 GB. For its display, it flaunts a 6.4-inch capacitive touchscreen panel with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The primary camera has an 8 MP sensor, 16X zoom, autofocus, and 1080p HD video capture. Also on board is a 2MP 1080p secondary camera. The device is powered by a 3050mAh lithium ion battery that promises up to 16 hours of talk time and 820 hours of standby time. The device is also dust- and water-proof, with IP58 certification, as well as water-resistant. NFC, Geotagging, TV-out, predictive text input, and HTML5 are some of the other features available.
Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6806 4G LTE
The 4G LTE variant is compatible with the following carriers: AT&T 2G/3G, T-Mobile 2G/3G, Rogers, and Fido. It shares many of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra C6802’s features and specifications.