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Sony Xperia ZL2

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INTRODUCTION

Sony Xperia ZL2
Sony Xperia ZL2

Sony has been able to attract loyal customers, and all of its smartphones perform well in the market. Adding to its long list of smartphones, the Sony Xperia ZL2 was launched in May 2014. The phone offers amazing utility to its users and that too at an affordable price tag. So, let’s see how this phone pans out in the real world.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Sony Xperia ZL2 Design and Display
Sony Xperia ZL2 Design & Build

Talking about the external dimensions of the phone, it has physical dimensions as 137 x 74 x 10 mm, which makes it a decent sized phone. However, the phone weighs 167 gm, which could be a little heavy for some users. Regarding the colour variants of the phone, it comes in three colour variants i.e. blue, black and white. About the display of this phone, the Sony Xperia ZL2 features a 5.0 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display that provides a screen resolution of 1080x1920 pixels that roughly translates to 441 pixels-per-inch pixel density. The Corning Gorilla Glass protects the display which makes it resistant to scratches. The pixel density rich display tends to pop out of the screen and easily catches everyone’s attention. Also, the viewing angles and sunlight legibility are decent too.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

Sony Xperia ZL2 Performance
Sony Xperia ZL2 Performance

The phone is powered by a 2.3 GHz Quad-core processor which has a Qualcomm, Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB chipset. Thus, giving the phone enough juice to play games and videos without any problem. The smartphone offers 32GB of internal memory, which could be expanded up to 128GB using the microSD card slot provided in the phone. The phone runs on Android platform and works on Android version 4.4 i.e. KitKat. The 3GB RAM in smartphone gives the users a smooth experience while navigating through the phone. The phone supports 4G/LTE networks but only allows one SIM compatibility.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Sony Xperia ZL2 Camera
Sony Xperia ZL2 Camera

The phone features a 20.7MP primary camera that is supported by a LED flashlight. The front camera comes having an F2.0 Aperture, 1/2.3-inch Exmor RS and Sony G Lens with BIONZ, AR Effect. The rear camera also supports video recorder, camera effects, scene modes, image stabilization, face detection, red-eye reduction, touch focus, autofocus, video sharing, video player, video streaming and image viewer. The front shooter sports a 3.1MP camera. HD Video recording can be done by the camera at frames like 2160p@30fps. The images captured by the camera are amazing and full of details. Overall, the camera works great and would serve well for the everyday purpose. About multimedia, the smartphone features loudspeaker and 3.5mm audio jack with active noise cancellation. The messaging sector of the phone has been put into the SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM and the browser has been set to HTML 5 with no java support. The photo/video editor and Document viewer have also been added to the phone.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

The battery provided in the smartphone is 3000mAh Li-Ion battery and promises a Standby time up to 640 hrs - 670 hrs; talk time up to 22.3 hrs; music playback up to 80 hrs and video playback up to 10 hrs. The smartphone also provides connectivity functions, such as Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Miracast, WiMAX 2, Bluetooth version 4.0, GPS and microUSB 2.0. Other unique that come with the phone are Water Resistant, Dust Resistant, Social Live, X-Reality For Mobile, WALKMAN Application, Gesture Input, 4K Video Recording Support and Stamina Mode.

PROS AND CONS


WHAT WE LIKED
  • Great camera
  • Dust and water resistant
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Single SIM compatibility