• Sony Xperia ZL
    Last Updated: Jan 2nd,2013

    The Sony Xperia ZL comes as a smaller variant of the Xperia Z. The odd thing is it has near identical specs to its bigger brother. Specs include a 1.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, 2 GB of RAM and a 5.0-inch 1080p screen. It runs Android 4.1.2 (4.2 update coming) and sports a very powerful 13 MP camera and a 2 MP front-facing camera, both able to shoot 1080p video at 30 fps. 

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    Loads more Sony phones and tablets receive KitKat starting today

    Folks with Sony-crafted phones and tablets will be happy to learn that another batch of devices are being added to the Android 4.4 KitKat club starting today for the Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet.

    Android 4.3 Jelly Bean rollout begins for Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z

    Various Sony devices have started receiving Android 4.3 today, with the Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z all receiving the cool new bits of data. Alongside the standard Jelly Bean 4.3 bits — such as improved project butter performance and other under-the-hood tweaks — ┬áSony has added a lot of […]

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    Sony gives update on Android 4.3 and Android 4.4 rollouts for Xperia devices

    While the early days of Sony Ericsson didn’t make us believers in Sony’s ability to get their devices upgraded, the company has spent the last couple of years trying to clean that reputation up. As you’d expect, Sony wants to get as many of their customers up to the latest version of Android that they can, and that won’t stop with the launch of Android 4.4 KITKAT.

    Sony confirms Android 4.3 updates for its latest Xperia phones and tablets

    It looks like Sony is quite serious about keeping their phones and tablets upgraded as the company has already committed to bringing Android 4.3 — which was announced yesterday — to its latest Xperia devices.

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    Sony Xperia ZL to launch in US May 1st, Cincinnati Bell is first carrier

    Though up for pre-order as an unlocked option, news about carrier partnerships for the Sony Xperia ZL has been scarce. Today, Cincinnati Bell has announced that it will be the first US carrier to offer the phone with subsidized pricing. While the carrier is asking $250 for the phone along with a signature on a […]

    Sony Xperia ZL up for pre-order in the US, unsubsidized at $760

    The Sony Xperia ZL is coming the US, but it won’t be available on the cheap. Currently up for pre-order and being offered without the aid of any carrier subsidy, the counterpart to the Xperia Z will ship April 8th. Interested buyers can reserve theirs now for $759.99. At least shipping is free… The Xperia […]

    Sony Xperia ZL to be launched in Germany starting this April

    The Sony Xperia Z is stealing all the thunder, it seems, as people forget Sony has other products in the pipeline. One such product is the Sony Xperia ZL, an Android Jelly Bean smartphone that will look to provide a very nice and solid offering from the Sony camp. It’s close to the Xperia Z […]

    Display calibration – Sony’s next step in smartphone technology

    Smartphone displays can’t get much better at this point. Full HD resolution screens are becoming a standard and there is a type of display for everyone, but many times the phone you want doesn’t have the type of display you prefer. Sacrificing your favorite display type for better specs/features is simply necessary sometimes, but Sony […]

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    Sony to focus on higher-end smartphones, Xperia Z test photos and videos surface, ZL confirmed for Canada

    There’s no question when it came to Android announcements at last week’s CES 2013, Sony stole the show with the Xperia Z and ZL. A pair of high-end devices to compete with the best Samsung and even Apple have to offer, the phones combine top-of-the-line specs with solid build quality and design. We had the […]

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    Hands-on: Sony Xperia ZL [VIDEO]

    Announced last night at Sony’s press event, the Sony Xperia ZL is the manufacturer’s second Android device announced, a slightly low-end version of the Xperia Z. We got a quick hands on of the device for you guys, showing off all its aesthetics: wonderfully small bezel, matte battery cover, and landscape mode front facing 2MP […]