Big, bright screen.
Great call quality.
Takes excellent pictures.
More expensive than other competing unlocked handsets.
It's camera is sluggish.
By Ubergizmo on June 25, 2013
very good) The Sony Xperia ZL all around is a great Android smartphone that certainly feature “the best of Sony in a smartphone.” It has a stunningly beautiful 5-inch display, features some powerful internal specs and offers a great camera...-
By MobileTechReview on May 28, 2013
If you're fond of Sony's smartphones and software experience, the Xperia ZL is particularly attractive as a no-contract smartphone. It's fast, the UI is clean and pleasing and the camera is very good. Here in the US, I suspect no-contract...60
By SlashGear on May 25, 2013
With the Sony XPERIA ZL, the company took a double-tiered approach to a hero smartphone release – unlike what Samsung and HTC have done with their HTC One and GALAXY S 4, Sony has created a machine that’s got the same innards as the XPERIA...-
By Digital Trends on May 24, 2013
The Sony Xperia ZL is almost a great phone. Beautiful screen, attractive design, speedy performance, decent camera. Yet in all of those categories there are a few minor problems that collectively mar the overall experience. Any one of them is...70
By NotebookCheck on May 10, 2013
Sony Xperia ZL smartphone. The Sony Xperia ZL isn't a big surprise - another high-end smartphone from Sony with a 5 inch Full-HD display . The display panel is very bright and has good characteristics, although the black level and the narrow viewing...88
By PCAdvisor on May 09, 2013
I rather like the design, which feels modern, if a bit run-of-the-mill. It performs well, serves up plenty of battery life for average use cases, and even has a nice camera once you get used to its limitations (or aren't especially picky). But there are just too many great options out there, and while the Xperia ZL won't disappoint, your money will be better spent elsewhere.70
By PC Advisor on May 09, 2013
It ticks all of the appropriate boxes: large, full-HD display, a camera that's chock full of megapixels, speedy connectivity, and a beefy quad-core Snapdragon processor. But in a world of iPhones ,the HTC One , and the Samsung Galaxy S4 , ticking...70
By TechTree on May 09, 2013
The 2370 mAh Li-Ion battery provides sufficient juice for it to last a normal work day. In our video loop test, it managed to power the device for only 5 hours and 30 minutes. That's disappointing considering the HTC One managed to clock 10 hours...60
By pcworld.com_techhive.com on May 08, 2013
The Sony Xperia ZL has a lot of nice features and specs, but does nothing to differentiate itself from the...70
By Android Central on May 06, 2013
These are certainly the best specs Sony has ever put in a phone, but does that translate into a device you actually want to buy?When we first laid eyes on the Xperia ZL at CES 2013, it may not have gotten the attention that it deserved. As the svelte,...-