The best accessories for your new tablet

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact is a gorgeous bit of kit, so if you're now the proud owner of Sony's latest flagship tablet you'll want to deck it out with some amazing accessories.

Game Control Mount GCM10

£24.99 (around $39, AU$48)

Game Control Mount

Play PS4 games on your Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

One of the coolest features of the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact is the Remote Play function that lets you stream PlayStation 4 games to the tablet.

The Game Control Mount GCM10 lets you securely attach the Z3 Tablet Compact to the PlayStation 4's DualShock controller for excellent comfort and control as you play.

Style Cover Stand

£34.99 (around $55, AU$67)

Style Cover Stand

Smart, protective and easy to use. What's not to like?

This compact cover keeps your Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact safe and sound while carrying it from place to place.

When you flip open the cover it will automatically wake up the device, then when you close it the Z3 Tablet Compact will be put into sleep mode. The stand can also be used as a stand for watching movies and making video calls with.

Desk Genie Non-Slip Charging Desk Stand

£12.99 (around $20, AU$25)

Desk Genie

Keep using the Z3 Tablet Compact even when charging

The Desk Genie Non-Slip Charging Desk Stand is an accessory of many talents. Not only does it charge your Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, but it holds it safely and securely aloft as it charges, letting you use the tablet while it charges.

It can even be used as a USB hub and 8-in1 memory card reader as well!

Sony Bluetooth Speaker BSP10

£79.99 (around £125, AU$153)

Sony Bluetooth Speaker BSP10

It's small but it also sounds great

Get the most out of the music you store on your Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact with this brilliant portable wireless speaker from Sony. The 360 degree speaker system fills any room with music, and with Sony's expertise in audio technology you know your ears will be in for a treat.

Sony Bluetooth Remote with Handset Function BRH10

£40 (around $62, AU$77)

Sony Bluetooth Remote with Handset Function BRH10

Remotely control your Z3 Compact Tablet

The Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact has a stunning screen for watching movies on, so sit back, relax and control your media with Sony's Bluetooth Remote.

Optimised for Xperia tablets, you can control the Z3 Tablet Compact from across the room. If you get a Skype phonecall you can even answer and talk into the remote control as if it were a phone!

If you misplace the remote control you can use the Z3 Tablet Compact to help track it down - technology for the lazy is what we like to see.

Matt Hanson
Managing Editor, Core Tech

Matt is TechRadar's Managing Editor for Core Tech, looking after computing and mobile technology. Having written for a number of publications such as PC Plus, PC Format, T3 and Linux Format, there's no aspect of technology that Matt isn't passionate about, especially computing and PC gaming. Ever since he got an Amiga A500+ for Christmas in 1991, he's loved using (and playing on) computers, and will talk endlessly about how The Secret of Monkey Island is the best game ever made.