Sony Xperia ZL Review


It has almost been 9 months with launch of Sony Xperia ZL, but this high-end smartphone is still selling very dominantly in the market. Recently we got the news of the Sony Xperia ZL receiving Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update. Yet still, it’s not official from Sony. Let us take a look at the Sony Xperia ZL specifications and features.

Design and Display

The Xperia ZL comes with a 5 inch screen and offers a 1080×1920 pixel resolution. Giving a whooping pixel density of 441ppi and an embedded BRAVIA Engine 2, the screen offers a razor sharp clarity. Moreover, users can keep their both hands completely engaged on the screen as the device offers a multi-touch of about 10 fingers.

Sony Xperia ZL display view

Hardware and Software

The Sony Xperia ZL brain holds a Quad-Core 1.5GHz Krait processor and an Adreno 320 GPU. The device also sports various sensors like the accelerometer, gyro, compass, proximity and barometer. In addition to this the device will come with an Android Jelly Bean v4.1.2 OR v4.2.2 and can be upgraded till the latest Android KitKat v4.4. The Xperia ZL will also support an A-GPS along with GLONASS.

Sony Xperia ZL with Android Jelly Bean view

Camera and Storage

Sony mobiles have always been better in terms of its camera specifications. With the Xperia ZL, you get a 13MP primary camera along with features like autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, face detection and many more. You can also get videos at 1080p@30fps with video stabilization and HDR facility. Moreover, the 2MP secondary camera enables users to make voice calls with better video quality.

Sony-Xperia-ZL camera view

Taking a dig at its storage, the device comes with a 16GB internal storage and a 2GB RAM. With a microSD slot with up to 64GB users will be able to store almost everything that they want.

Battery Life

The Xperia ZL comes with a non-removable Li-Ion battery of 2370mAh and ensures your phone operations for a larger duration of time giving you more extra hours with this device.

Price and Colours

The Sony Xperia ZL is available in three color models of Black, White and Red. You can purchase from Amazon the 3 colours. Prices start from 420$ US Dollars.