Editors Liked

  • Decent build quality, Vibrant screen, Mostly vanilla Android
  • Excellent camera with good low light performance, sleek design, responsive touch-screen, deep Facebook integration, HDMI out
  • Refined, signature design, Outstanding call/audio quality, Punchy colors with the Mobile Bravia engine

Editors Didn't Like

  • Two minute boot time, Native camera app over compresses images, Hard to type accurately, especially in portrait
  • Occasional lags when switching or opening programs, touch-screen keyboard difficult to use, making a call is long-winded, Timescape widget is fiddly and only good for Facebook users
  • Disappointing battery life, Below average sunlight legibility