Sony unveils the waterproof phone you can use in the bath - and it will even keep working if you drop it down the toilet

Xperia Z handset is electronic giant's new flagship it hopes will compete with the iPhone and Samsung Galaxy
Runs Google's Android software, and set to go on sale in March
Has waterproof coating

By Mark Prigg

PUBLISHED: 05:15 EST, 8 January 2013 | UPDATED: 08:05 EST, 8 January 2013

It is the mobile phone you can use in the bath or shower without fear - and can even survive being dropped down the toilet.

Sony has unveiled its latest mobile phone - and hopes the waterproof design will help it take on the iPhone.

The Xperia Z was unveiled at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas.

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interesting but I will need information on the processor. This is welcome when you have drowned 3 phones like I have.