Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

alaTest has collected and analyzed 551 reviews of Sony Xperia XZ Premium. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the usability and battery. The performance and screen are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some less positive reviews about the connectivity and reception.

camera, screen, performance, battery, usability

reception, connectivity

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

Review analysis

(Based on 551 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 550 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews

Disclaimer:

Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 10 of 550 Show Reviews: from Australia | from other countries

Expert review by : Richard Easton (trustedreviews.com)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

 

Sony Xperia XZ Premium review: Can super slow-motion footage make the Xperia XZ Premium stand out from other flagships?

Flagship performance ; High resolution display ; Decent speakers

Dated design ; Uncomfortable to hold ; Slow-motion feature video is limited

Oct, 2017

Expert review by : Vlad Savov (theverge.com)

Sony’s Xperia XZ Premium is unworthy of its name

 

No matter how shiny you polish it up, this phone doesn't live up to its price and epithet

Bright, pixel-dense display ; Snappy performance ; Good battery life

Underwhelming camera ; Unergonomic design ; Display bezels are huge by 2017 standards

With its fancy mirror finish, eyebrow-raising price, and proud Sony pedigree, the Xperia XZ Premium flatters to deceive. On paper, it’s a behemoth, but in practice, it’s too much like the rest of the mainstream Android flagship pack. That’s been Sony’s...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by : Andrew Hoyle (cnet.com)

Sony’s top phone has a best-in-class camera trick

 

The Xperia XZ Premium has the steak, but none of the sizzle.

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium's awesome screen, supercharged processor and unique slow-motion video mode rightly earn this phone its premium name.

This is the same design premium Sony phones have used for years and it's starting to feel old and boring. The limited camera interface makes the phone feel crude. The fingerprint reader is turned off in the US.

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium is a powerhouse of a phone, but it's looking tired against today's rivals, making it tough to justify the cost.

Jun, 2017

Expert review by : Ajay Kumar (pcmag.com)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

 

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium is a powerful unlocked phone that combines a vivid 4K HDR display with the latest Snapdragon processor and strong audio capabilities, but falls short in other areas.

Crisp 4K HDR display. Powerful Snapdragon 835 processor. High-resolution audio. Waterproof. Current software.

Poor battery life. Fingerprint sensor not activated in US. Limited 4K HDR content. Bulky design.

At $800, the Sony Xperia XZ Premium is one of the costliest flagship phones you can buy. In terms of hardware, it matches most of its rivals with smooth, fast performance, excellent camera quality, and high-resolution audio. It also has the sharpest...

Jun, 2017

Expert review by : Verity Burns (whathifi.com)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium hands on

 

The Xperia XZ Premium is the world's first 4K HDR phone. We've been hands on to find out if 4K on a smartphone finally makes sense.

Feb, 2017

Expert review by : Martyn Williams Michael Simon (pcworld.com)

Sony's Xperia XZ Premium has a 4K HDR screen, super slow-mo

 

Sony's Xperia XZ Premium shines, quite literally. The first thing you notice about the new phone is the mirror finish that gives the device a sparkly appearance. It seems destined to require lots of polishing.

Sony also announced the Xperia XZs, a follow-up to the barely six-month-old XZ. With the same 5.2-inch display as its predecessor, the new handset includes the XZ Premium’s Motion Eye camera system, 4GB RAM, and 64GB of storage. It will be available on...

Feb, 2017

Expert review by (t3.com)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium review: a proper flagship from Sony

 

Top-end specs, 4K screen, and super slow motion camera. Is this a flagship Sony can be proud of?

Sharp, colourful screen ; Solid build ; Fast

Massive horizontal bezels ; Expensive ; Camera poor in low light

Expert review by : Britta O'Boyle (pocket-lint.com)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium review: 4K flagship has stacks of specs appeal

 

Ultimately, there is plenty to love about the Sony XZ Premium, especially if you're a Sony fan and you're into that flat-slab design. It's a flagship

Great 4K display with HDR technology ; Good battery life ; Super slow-motion feature is excellent ; Good overall software experience ; Waterproofing ; Cheaper than some other flagships

Design hasn't moved on much ; Camera isn't as good as competition ; Display doesn't manage well in super bright conditions ; Occasional lag in performance

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium is every bit the flagship smartphone in terms of spec, but it doesn't bring the same wow factor as the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S8 or LG G6.

May, 2017

Techradar Recommended 2018

Expert review by : John McCann (techradar.com)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium review

 

Sony's 4K smartphone boasts a pixel-packed display and a solid snapper

4K display is stunning ; Great camera ; Solid battery life

Design isn't the most premium ; Fiddly SIM tray ; Lack of 4K content lessens screen's impact

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium has everything you want when paying top dollar for a phone, with its 4K display and slow motion camera two standout party pieces. It will please Sony fans around the world.

Feb, 2018

Expert review by : Florian Wimmer (notebookcheck.net)

Sony Xperia XZ Premium Smartphone Review

 

Provider of new technologies. Sony's high-end smartphone, the Xperia XZ Premium, offers many innovative technologies in terms of sound and display (HDR), but its case seems a little out-of-date. Find out whether you really should not judge a book by...

nice-looking case made of glass and metal ; brilliant 4K HDR display ; good front camera ; nifty slow-motion videos ; compatible with high-resolution audio ; water and dust resistant ; up-to-date operating system ; 3.5 mm audio combo ; fast Wi-Fi ;...

pressure-sensitive front ; wide bezels ; main camera lacks sharpness ; super-slow-motion function has strong time limit ; a lot of bloatware ; Wi-Fi reception is only good close to the router ; GPS module a little slow ; mediocre and noisy call quality...

Oh Sony, how great it is that for the second time you have made a high-end smartphone with innovative technological features available. The Xperia XZ Premium impresses with high-resolution sound, noise cancelling with the appropriate headphones and a...

Jul, 2017

Price comparison for Sony Xperia XZ Premium

No prices for this product