Sony Mobile Phones – Xperia Z & Xperia ZL

Sony has announced two major phones with expected release date to be within a month. Both of these phones are said to be the Sony’s best bets after it has separated Ericsson from the name. Let’s have a look at an overview of both the phones.

Sony Xperia Z

Xperia Z Water Resistant

Sony Xperia Z is an aggressive entry into the top-end smartphones market. The super slim phone is equipped with an 1.5GHz Quad-Core processor, Adreno 320 MHz GPU, 2GB RAM and has a screen size of 5 inches. It boasts a full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The phone has an 13 MP Camera and can be used for 1080p HD video recording. The phone has a 16GB of internal memory and can be extended using a micro SD card. Xperia Z is also said to be water and dust resistant adding to the amazing specifications. The battery life is expected to be better than the other Android phones.

Sony Xperia ZL

Sony Xperia ZL

Sony Xperia ZL was showcased with Xperia Z at the Consumer Electric Show. They have very similar specifications – 1.5 GHz Quad-Core processor, 2 GB RAM, 320 MHz Adreno GPU, the same display and the very same camera unit. There are very few differences between the two. Xperia ZL is a bit thicker than its twin –Xperia Z. Also, Xperia ZL lacks the IP57 certification of being water and dust resistant.

Xperia Z & ZL

Both the phones will give direct competition to the HTC Butterfly, iPhone 5 and would cost about 10 grand cheaper than them. The speculated price for Xperia Z is Rs. 35,000 and looks worth the amount. We could also see major price dropping in case of HTC Butterfly and iPhone 5 after their launch.