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Sony Xperia XZ2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 93 reviews of Sony Xperia XZ2. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and usability. The portability and design also get good reviews.

performance, design, portability, usability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Sony Xperia XZ2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by (stuff.tv_in)

Sony Xperia XZ2 hands-on review

 

Sony's new flagship phone is an HDR extravaganza (again)

2018-02

Expert review by : Sean Bradley (techadvisor.co.uk)

Sony Xperia XZ2

 

The best of Sony against the best of Apple - what is the difference between Sony Xperia XZ2 and iPhone X, and which should you buy?

Expert review by : Robin-Leigh Chetty (techsmart.co.za)

Sony Xperia XZ2

 

Another in a long line of solid phones from Sony, the Xperia XZ2 is only a handful of changes away from being the best value for money flagship so far this year.

Top of the line specifications; Cleaner UI; Superb all-round camera

Slightly slippery back cover; Odd fingerprint sensor placement

The previous XZ and X devices have failed to impress somewhat, often overpriced and under specced compared to competitor offerings. This is not the case with the Sony Xperia XZ2, boasting some of the best specifications currently available on the...

2018-04

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Great phone

 

Takes great photos, the battery life is really good. Fast processing.

2018-08

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

great phone style nice colour

 

I bought phone on Thursday wanted to get SONYXZ2 very nice stylish phone the blue colour is great easy to use all I want in a new phone and it's SONY they have done great job with this phone

2018-07

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Another Xperia in the Family

 

Well great phone, design look like iphone a bit but can understand this point from sony trying to sneak into market where people like iphone look but hate iOS soft. Phone feel and look amazing, 4 stars due to sim/sd port not closing properly when cards...

2018-05

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Nice bit of kit

 

Just bought this handset to replace my stolen S8+. This phone looks better, fits inhand better and is more responsive. The video is more fluid and sharper too. Its camera isn't the best, especially in low light and the screen is hard to read in...

2018-05

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

lovely phone

 

only had phone a week so far to early to comment looks good .....very good features and apps....

2018-04

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:3180 / 3540
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Removable battery:N
Wireless Charging:Y

Call management

Auto-redialing:Y
Call blocking:Y
Call divert:Y
Call hold:Y
Call timer:Y
Call waiting:Y
Caller ID:Y
Conference call:Y
Speakerphone:Y
Speed dialing:Y
Vibrating Alert:Y
Voice dialing:Y

Camera

Auto exposure:Y
Auto Focus:Y
Built-in Flash:Y
Digital Zoom:8
Face detection:Y
Flash type:LED
Front camera aperture number:2 / 2.2
Front camera resolution (numeric):13 / 5
Front camera type:Single camera
Geotagging:Y
Image stabilizer:Y
ISO sensitivity:1000, 1600, 4000, 12800, Auto / 1600, 3200, 12800, 51200, Auto / 4000, 12800
Maximum frame rate:960
Multi-shot:Y
Night mode:Y
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 2.3
Rear camera aperture number:1.8 / 2 / 2.2
Rear camera flash:Y
Rear camera resolution (numeric):19
Rear camera type:Dual camera / Single camera
Second rear camera aperture number:1.6
Second rear camera resolution (numeric):12
Self-timer:Y
Sensor Type:Exmor RS
Smile detection:Y
Time lapse mode:Y
Video recording:Y
Video recording modes:1080p,2160p / 720p,1080p,2160p
Video stabilizer:Y
White Balance:Manual
Zoom capability:Y

Certificates

Certification:CE
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y

Design

Brand colour:Ash Pink / Chrome Black / Chrome Silver / Deep Green / Liquid Black / Liquid Silver
Colour of product:Black / Blue / Green / Grey / Pink / Silver
Fingerprint Reader:Y
Finish type:Gloss
Form factor:Bar
Housing material:Aluminium, Plastic
International Protection (IP) code:IP65 / IP68
Protection features:Dust resistant, Water resistant / Dust resistant, Waterproof

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9 / 18:9
Display diagonal:14.5 / 14.7
Display glass type:Gorilla Glass
Display number of colours:16 million colours
Display Resolution:1080 x 2160 / 2160 x 1080 / 2160 x 3840
Display Type:IPS
Orientation sensor:Y
Pixel density:760
Rounded display corners:Y
Screen shape:Curved edge screen / Flat
Second display:N / Y
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen:Y
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer:Y
Ambient light sensor:Y
Gyroscope:Y
Proximity sensor:Y

Messaging

Chat:Y
E-mail:Y
Instant messaging (IM):Y
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y
Short Message Service (SMS):Y

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:3GPP,AAC,AAC+,AMR-NB,AMR-WB,FLAC,MIDI,MP3,OTA,WAV,eAAC+ / ALAC,DSD,FLAC,LPCM,MP3
Equalizer:Y
FM radio:N
Speakers:STEREO
Video formats supported:3GPP,AVI,DIVX,H.263,H.264,MPEG4,VP8,VP9

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y
Barometer:Y
BeiDou:Y
Electronic compass:Y
Galileo:Y
GLONASS:Y
GPS (satellite):Y
Position location:Y
Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS):Y
Wi-Fi positioning:Y

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM / EDGE,GPRS,GSM
3G:Y
3G standards:HSPA+,UMTS
4G:Y
4G standard:LTE
Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP
Bluetooth version:5.0
HotKnot:Y
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Single SIM
SIM card type:NanoSIM
Tethering (modem-mode):Y
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi Direct:Y
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Other features

Google applications:Google Maps,Google Play,YouTube

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:USB / USB Type-C
Interface adapters included:USB Type-C - 3.5mm
Manual:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Performance

Direct printing:Y
Flight mode:Y
Graphics adapter:Adreno 630
Microphone mute:Y
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, File manager / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, File manager, Notes, Recorder
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts / Ringtones, Themes, Wallpaper, Widgets
Push-to-Talk (PTT):Y
Quick Charge:Y
Support for contact groups:Y
Themes:Wallpapers
Video call:N / Y
Virtual Reality (VR) ready:Y

Ports & interfaces

USB connector type:USB Type-C
USB port:Y
USB version:3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) / 3.1 (3.1 Gen 1)

Processor

64-bit computing:Y
Coprocessor:Y
Coprocessor cores:4
Coprocessor frequency:1.7
Processor Cores:4 / 8
Processor family:Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:2.7 / 2.8
Processor lithography:10
Processor Model:845

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:8 / 8.0 Oreo / O / Oreo

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash),MicroSDHC,MicroSDXC / MicroSD (TransFlash),MicroSDXC / microSDXC / SDXC
Internal storage capacity:64
Maximum memory card size:400
RAM capacity:4 / 6
USB mass storage:Y
User memory:49

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription / Postpaid

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:11.1 / 11.9
Height :153 / 158
Weight:198 / 236
Width:72 / 80