Sony Xperia Z

  • Sony Xperia Z
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Based on 154 scores, 445 reviews available
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    72
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The Sony Xperia Z is the first water-resistant (IPX5/7) and dust-proof (IP5X) smartphone from Sony, featuring a 5 inch display, 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Quad Core with 2 GB of RAM, 16GB of storage and a MicroSD card slot. It also packs NFC, a 13 MP rear camera and a 2MP front camera with AutoFocus.

Expert reviews and ratings

By mobilephones.com on 80

On lifting the Sony Xperia Z out of its unusually square box, I was pleasantly surprised by the device's high quality look and feel. With an entirely tempered glass back and sides, the phone doesn't look cheap and plastic in any way, unlike the Samsung...

By techview.co on

So a couple of days ago I got the Android 4.3 Update on my Sony Xperia Z.The first thing I noticed after the Update is that the Phone runs a lot smoother and seems faster with a bit of a better reception. The next thing is that Sony gave the Xperia Z the...

By booredatwork.com on

Here at Boordatwork, we do get many phones – so it takes something special to impress us. The Sony Experia Z doesn't come with the bells and whistles of some of its competitors, such as a 41mp camera, or facial following software, or 100% waterproof. It...

By Tracy and Matt's Blog on

By Matt March 23, 2013 Comments Sony Xperia Z unboxing videoFacebook0Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0 There has been a lot of activity surrounding Sony’s latest smartphone, the Sony Xperia Z, with Posters, TV and magazine commercials all over the place....

By Whathifi.com on 100

Leaner and meaner than previous Sony handsets, it's in its practical aspects that the Xperia Z really shines: a 16GB device with expandable storage to make room for all those HD downloads, a waterproof chassis and a battery Stamina mode that means your...

By LaptopMag on 70

The water-resistant Sony Xperia Z features a water-resistant design, an excellent camera and fast speeds on T-Mobile's new LTE network, but we wish the screen had wider viewing...

By IT PRO on

With so many Android devices on the market today, business users face a difficult choice when it comes to picking out their next smartphone. So, if you're looking for inspiration about what Android phone to get next, check out our top ten list of...

By makeuseof.com on

This post is about a surprise; it's about a comeback, and about how a determined company can listen, learn, and make something beautiful once again. It's about the Sony Xperia Z, a premium, powerful, and waterproof Android smartphone that made me rethink...

By ePHOTOzine on 60

The Sony Xperia Z looks impressive and will win over many fans, but if you want to use it as your main camera, you may be disappointed and there are certainly better cameras on smart phones available. Image quality is disappointing and panoramas aren't...

By mobilesyrup.com on 79

Sony's Xperia Z is a bit late to the party, but with a gorgeous waterproof chassis and a great camera experience, the company may have a hit on its...

By The Inquirer on

THIS YEAR'S BATTLE for the top Android smartphone has gotten pretty heated, with Samsung and Sony going head to head with their respective flagship devices. Samsung launched the Galaxy S4 in March, following Sony's...

By TechTree on 70

Its been a while since we've seen waterproof handsets, so the Xperia Z is definitely a welcome addition. In fact, it's the only high-end phone to be IP57 compliant. The Xperia Z is undoubtedly better than its cousin ZL. The device offers smooth UI and...

By Know Your Mobile on 80

Featuring a stunning 5-inch Full HD 1080p display, an ultra-thin 7.9mm profile, classical design, and Qualcomm's market-leading Snapdragon S4 Pro, the Xperia Z is a lot of phone - in every sense of the word.Sony may be about to follow activity rumoured...

By ConsumerSearch on

Bottom lineSony's Xperia Z targets accident-prone smartphone users with its waterproof and dustproof design. It's a slim, aesthetically appealing device with good call quality, a vibrant display and a well-performing camera, but falls short of the HTC...

By CoolSmartphone on

It’s no secret, I love this thing. I’m using it right now to write this very story and it has a lot of the features that I also love about the iPad. Firstly, the design. Somehow this tablet is better than the Xperia Z phone. It’s beautifully built...

By itreviews.com on 80

The Sony Xperia Z is a powerful, sleek new smartphone for splash-prone T-Mobile...

By Ubergizmo on

very good) It’s nice to see the XPERIA Z finally available in the U.S. A wider carrier availability would have been even better, but T-Mobile wins by securing this exclusive deal with Sony. This carrier has interesting plans that could potentially...

By CNET Australia on 70

The Sony Xperia Z makes sense if a water-resistant design and excellent photos are a priority, but skip it if you demand blazingly fast performance and long battery...

By SlashGear on

At $99.99 down and then $20 per month – on top of service charges – for the duration of a two-year agreement, the Xperia Z is well priced, too. Great battery life, a highly capable camera, usable durability without the normal addition of heft, and sophisticated, discrete styling add up to a smartphone that rightly deserves the attention Samsung and HTC have been getting.

By PC World on 80

A little water can't hurt the stylish, waterproof Xperia Z, and its 5-inch, high-def screen rocks...