Sony Xperia ZL Specifications and Features

Sony Xperia ZL boasts a super large 5.0” TFT capacitive touchscreen with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. The display is protected by shatter proof and scratch-resistant glass. To make it more interesting, Sony also included Timescape UI, Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2, Multitouch (up to 10 fingers) support, Accelerometer sensor, Proximity sensor, Compass sensor, Barometer sensor, and Gyroscope.

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The Xperia ZL runs Android OS v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) with the support of Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait processor, Adreno 320 GPU, and 2 GB RAM. To accommodate your documents and files, it provides 16 GB built-in storage and memory card support (up to 64 GB) for storage expansion. The connectivity features comprise of Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot; Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP; NFC; Infrared; and microUSB v2.0 (MHL).

13 MP camera is attached on the back of the phone along with some features like autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, image stabilization, HDR, sweep panorama, and video recording capability (1080p@30fps) with video stabilization. You can also find a secondary 2 MP camera up front.

Other features that you an find in this phone are: GPS with A-GPS support and GLONASS; Stereo FM radio with RDS; Email; Instant Messaging; Push Email; Internet browser; SNS integration; TV-out (via MHL A/V link); Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic; MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player; MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/Flac player; Document viewer; Photo viewer/editor; Voice memo/dial; Predictive text input; and more.

Dimensions: 131.6 x 69.3 x 9.8 mm (5.18 x 2.73 x 0.39 in)
Weight: 151 g (5.33 oz

Factory Reset Sony Xperia ZL to Restore Default Settings

You can reset your Sony Xperia ZL to restore the factory default settings. It is recommended to backup all your important data before performing the hard reset procedures. Factory reset your Sony Xperia ZL as follows:

  • On your Home screen, tap Apps.
  • Go to Settings, and select Backup & reset.
  • Tap on Factory data reset.
  • Then Reset phone.
  • Confirm by tapping Erase everything.

The following video shows how to reset your Sony Xperia ZL (source: