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Sony doesn’t recommend using its waterproof phones underwater (anymore)

Sony has been offering smartphones with waterproof and dustproof bodies for a few years, even going so far as to release promotional pictures and videos showing how you could take the phone swimming and snap photos underwater. But as XperiaBlog notes, Sony seems to have had a change of heart recently… because now the company’s […]

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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet is a thin, waterproof, high-res Android tablet

Sony’s next Android tablet features a slim design, long battery life, and a speedy processor. The Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet features a 10 inch, 2560 x 1600 pixel display, up to 17 hours of battery life, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor. The tablet is expected to hit the streets in June. Sony’s tablet features 3GB […]

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Kobo Aura H2O waterproof eReader launches October 1st for $180

Kobo’s first water and dust-resistant eReader will be available in the US, Canada, and parts of Europe starting October 1st for $180, £140, or €180, depending on your region. It’ll be available for preorder starting September 1st from Kobo.com. Update: You can now pre-order the Kobo Aura H20 for $180. As expected, the device is called […]

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Sony launches Xperia M2 Aqua waterproof mid-range smartphone

Sony’s last few flagship smartphones have had water and dust-proof cases. Now the Japanese device maker is bringing waterproof design to a more affordable phone. The Sony Xperia M2 Aqua has the same basic features as the Xperia M2 phone which launched earlier this year. But you can submerge the new phone in up to 5 […]

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Sony releases Underwater Apps for its waterproof smartphone

One of the most distinctive things about Sony’s last few flagship smartphones has been their ability to work underwater. Not only can you splash them with a bit of water without worrying that the phones will short circuit — you can literally dunk them in a fish tank or take them swimming. Not sure why […]

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Sony Xperia Z2 waterproof tablet comes to America for $500 and up

The Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet is a 10 inch Android tablet with a waterproof case and a slim design, measuring just a quarter of an inch thick and weighing about 15 ounces. The tablet doesn’t skimp on specs either: It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and up to 10 hours of battery life. Sony launched […]

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Sony’s waterproof Xperia Z2 Tablet coming in March

The Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet is a 10 inch Android tablet with a waterproof case, a speedy Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, and up to 10 hours of battery life. It’s due to hit the streets in March, and Sony promises that at just 0.25 inches thick and 15 ounces, it’ll be the thinnest and lightest […]