The Sony Xperia ZL is powred by the latest Snapdragon S4 Pro with a quad-core 1.5GHz Krait processor, Adreno 320 graphics and 2GB of RAM.
The Xperia ZL features a 5-inch LED-backlit 1080p display and has a 13MP Exmor RS camera sensor capable of 1080p video recording with HDR option at its disposal.
The Xperia ZL is also IP57-certified for dust and water resistance, with a slightly different design of the Xperia Z. Xperia ZL has its front camera placed in the bottom right corner of the front panel, has a tad smaller footprint (but thicker profile) and is slightly lighter than the Xperia Z.
In the connectivity side has – LTE, HSPA+, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and FM radio. There is a microSD slot too.
The Xperia Z runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and is skinned with the latest version of Sony’s proprietary launcher.
Just like the Xperia Z, the Xperia ZL runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and will launch this March. The pricing is yet to be revealed.
The Xperia Z and ZL will be available in different markets, but Sony refused to reveal more details on that.