Sony has officially announced a new Google Play Edition of its latest flagship phablet Xperia Z Ultra. It was previously rumored few months ago and the design is similar to the original phablet. In size, it measures 179.4 x 92.2 x 6.5mm and only 212g. The Sony Z Ultra features a 6.44-inch dust resistant and waterproof display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It is powered by Qualcomm’s 2.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 800 processor and 2GB RAM. For multimedia, the Z Ultra packs an 8 Mega Pixel ExmorRS camera at back capable of shooting 1080p videos and 2 Mega Pixel front facing HD camera for video calls. For connectivity, it supports Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS/GPS-A, GLONASS, NFC technology and LTE mobile connections. The Sony Z Ultra comes pre-installed with stock version of Google’s latest Android 4.4 KitKat OS. For storage, it comes with 16GB built-in memory and micro-SD card slot. The Sony Z Ultra is now available to purchase in US from Google Play Store for $649. Stay tuned for more updates.