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Sony Xperia XZs

Sony Xperia XZs
alaScore 92

10 reviews

2017-04

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of Sony Xperia XZs. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the camera and durability.

durability, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Sony Xperia XZs is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Souvik Das (digit.in)

Sony Xperia XZs Review

 

The Sony Xperia XZs is an able smartphone that performs well, looks good and even has a good display. The battery life is the only real loose link, along with the fact that more powerful smartphones will be launched in India soon.

Solid, ergonomic body ; Bright, crisp display ; Good gaming performance ; Well-lit 960fps slow motion videos look stunning

Battery life not good enough

The Sony Xperia XZs may have a previous generation processor, but is still well optimised for good performance. Alongside, it presents a compact, ergonomic build, a bright and vibrant display and a fairly decent camera. The battery life is the only...

2017-04

Expert review by: Gareth Beavis (techradar.com)

Sony Xperia XZs review

 

Not a flagship, but not mid-range - this is a confusing phone to place.

Strong camera

Last year's chipset

The smaller of Sony's new flagship phones does lack on specs in some respects, but that's not necessarily a bad thing... it all depends on whether it comes with a correspondingly low price.

2017-04

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:2900

Call management

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

Camera

Auto Focus:Y
Built-in Flash:Y
Digital Zoom:8
Front Camera:Y
Front camera aperture number:2
Front camera resolution (numeric):13
Geotagging:Y
ISO sensitivity:2000, 3200, 12800
Rear camera resolution (numeric):19
Rear camera type:Single camera
Sensor Type:Exmor RS
Video recording:Y
Video recording modes:1080p,2160p
Zoom capability:Y

Design

Brand colour:Ice Blue / Warm Silver
Colour of product:Black / Blue / Silver
Fingerprint Reader:Y
Form factor:Bar
International Protection (IP) code:IP68
Protection features:Dust resistant, Water resistant

Display

Display diagonal:13.2
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Type:TFT
Orientation sensor:Y
Screen shape:Flat
Second display:N
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+
Image formats supported:BMP,GIF,JPG,PNG,WEBP
Video compression formats:H.263,H.264
Video formats supported:3GPP,AVI,DIVX,H.263,H.264,MPEG4,VP8,VP9
Voice codecs:AMR-NB,AMR-WB

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y
Barometer:Y
Electronic compass:Y
GLONASS:Y
Position location:Y
Wi-Fi positioning:Y

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE,GPRS,GSM
3G:Y
3G bands supported:800,850,900,1700,1900,2100
3G standards:HSPA+,UMTS
4G:Y
Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVCTP, AVRCP, DID, GAP, GAVDP, GOEP, HFP, MAP, OPP, Pan, PBAP, SAP
Bluetooth version:4.2 LE
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y
Security algorithms:EAP,EAP-PEAP,EAP-TLS,MSCHAPv2,TKIP,WPA,WPA2
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 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

Cables included:USB Type-C
Quick start guide:Y

Performance

Flight mode:Y
Microphone mute:Y
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts
Support for contact groups:Y
Themes:Wallpapers
Video call:Y

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:USB Type-C
USB port:Y

Processor

Coprocessor:Y
Coprocessor cores:2
Coprocessor frequency:1.6
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:2.2
Processor Model:820

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:7.1

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash),MicroSDHC,MicroSDXC
Internal RAM:4
Internal storage capacity:32 / 64
Maximum memory card size:256
USB mass storage:Y

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Google applications:Google Maps,Google Play,YouTube

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:8.1
Height :146
Weight:161
Width:72