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Sony Xperia Z1s / Sony Xperia Z1s C6916 / Sony Xperia Z1S 4G LTE

Sony Xperia Z1s / Sony Xperia Z1s C6916 / Sony Xperia Z1S 4G LTE
alaScore 85

20 reviews

Jun, 2021

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of Sony Xperia Z1s / Sony Xperia Z1s C6916 / Sony Xperia Z1S 4G LTE. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Opinions about the size and portability are on the whole positive. The camera and design are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the sound and durability.

performance, design, camera, portability, size

screen, price, durability, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Sony Xperia Z1s / Sony Xperia Z1s C6916 / Sony Xperia Z1S 4G LTE is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Jamie Lendino, Jim Fisher (pcmag.com)

Sony Xperia Z1s (T-Mobile)

 

Sony brings some welcome innovation to Android camera phones with the Xperia Z1s, a potent, waterproof model that nonetheless falls just short of greatness.

Fast. Sleek styling. Waterproof. Extra-large battery. Fun camera apps.

Poor call quality. Display isn't particularly vivid. A bit large and heavy. Uneven camera performance.

Interface, Apps, and MultimediaUnder the hood is a 2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor with an Adreno 330 GPU and 2GB RAM. The Xperia Z1s runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, and a KitKat upgrade is in the works, but there's no confirmed release...

Jan, 2014

Expert review by : Brian Bennett (cnet.com)

Sony Xperia Z1S review:

 

At least in the US, Sony has yet to create a blockbuster smartphone on par with the Samsung Galaxy S4 or Google Nexus 5 . With the Xperia Z1S, its latest flagship handset, the company makes a brave attempt at a smoother sail in American waters, but a...

The Sony Xperia Z1S has a striking, waterproof design, a fast processor, and a feature-packed camera that takes quality pictures.

The Xperia Z1S' screen pales in comparison with other flagship smartphones' displays. The handset’s glass chassis feels slippery and collects prints and smudges easily.

The Xperia Z1S is the most impressive smartphone Sony has ever sold on any carrier, but an inferior screen makes Samsung's Galaxy handsets better deals.

Jan, 2014

Expert review by : John V. (phonearena.com)

Sony Xperia Z1S Review

 

During CES, Sony announced the upcoming availability of the Sony Xperia Z1S – a slight variation of the company's flagship smartphone, bound for T-Mobile yet again. It's no doubt a specs monster like the rest of the stuff out there, but knowing that...

Premium made smartphone ; Waterproof ; Better than average camera ; Snappy performance

Larger than most other phones with 5” displays ; Display washes out easily at angles

Sony deserves credit for doing better this time around, seeing that the official announcement to launch time frame is by all means more palatable than last year’s Sony Xperia Z lengthy roll out. Consumers won’t have to wait long for this latest...

Jan, 2014

Expert review by : By Florence Ion (greenbot.com)

Sony Xperia Z1S review: Give this phone a chance

 

Sony isn't always a top dog when it comes to smartphone sales, but the Xperia Z1S is too good to overlook.

Sony's device launches last year were a bit better than average, but this year the company seems committed to knock it out of the park. The Xperia Z1S isn't Sony's flagship device for the year, but its impressive camera abilities, speedy processor, and...

Apr, 2014

Expert review by : Jason Million (gstylemag.com)

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z1s (Review)

 

Sony has been vastly improving their mobile phone architecture over the past year with such phones like the Sony Xperia Z , it ran smooth, had a different design then the usual smartphones out there and was waterproof. Sony has built upon that and...

Mar, 2014

Expert review by : Chuong Nguyen (gottabemobile.com)

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z1s Review

 

In a crowded smartphone space, Sony is launching its best efforts to compete against Samsung's leadership in the Android smartphone space and Nokia's expertise in the smartphone camera department. Nowhere is this more apparent than Sony's latest...

In the Xperia Z1s, Sony has given T-Mobile a well-rounded smartphone that does a lot of things well. The Xperia Z1s is a powerful smartphone that doesn’t skimp on features and attempts to be a jack of all trade with an elegant waterproof body, a...

Mar, 2014

Expert review by (androidcentral.com)

Sony Xperia Z1s review

 

Sony and T-Mobile's Xperia Z1s is a breath of fresh air amid an increasingly stale smartphone market It was the Xperia Z, released early last summer as a T-Mobile exclusive, that drew my attention to Sony. It was the company's first high-profile...

Jan, 2014

Expert review by : Joshua Vergara (androidauthority.com)

Sony Xperia Z1S review

 

We take a detailed look at the Sony Xperia Z1S, available exclusively in the US with T-Mobile. Is this sleek device worth its money? We find out.

Let us know what you think of the Sony Xperia Z1S!

Jan, 2014

Expert review by : Eric M. Zeman (phonescoop.com)

Review: Sony Xperia Z1S for T-Mobile

 

The Sony Xperia Z1S offers T-Mobile customers a top-notch media experience in a slim and attractive piece of hardware. Here is Phone Scoop's full review.

Jan, 2014

Expert review by : Anndrew Vacca (androidcentral.com)

Sony Xperia Z1s first impressions

 

Our first impressions of the Sony Xperia Z1s, a T-Mobile exclusive.

Sony was firing on all cylinders last week at CES, and one of its most impressive new products already is available here in the United States. Meet the Xperia Z1s, the North American answer to Sony’s Xperia Z1 flagship and T-Mobile’s exclusive follow...

Jan, 2014
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