Sony Xperia L is a mid range Android smartphone with stylish design and decent power under the hood.  It is powered by 1GHz dual core Krait processors with 1GB of RAM and Adreno 305 GPU. The device runs on Android 4.1 Jellybean OS along with Sony custom skin.
Sony Xperia L sports 4.3 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with screen resolution of 480*854 pixels resulting in 228 ppi pixel density. It support 4 finger multi touch and has Corning gorilla glass for protection. The built in storage of the device is 8GB and supports microSD card upto 32GB.
Sony Xperia L has 8MP auto focus primary camera with LED flash which can shoot 720p HD videos. There is also a VGA front facing camera for video calling and video chatting. The connectivity features of the device are 2G,3G, WiFi, NFC, Bluetooth and USB. The Xperia L houses Li-ion 1750 mAh battery which is rated to provide talk time upto 9 hours and 498 hours of standby time. In general usage it last for one full day.
Mid Range Xperia smartphones
Sony Xperia L

Advantages and Disadvantages of Sony Xperia L

Pros of Xperia L:

  • Stylish and compact design
  • decent power which provides almost lag free experience
  • Decent battery life
  • NFC support
  • LED alert for notification
Cons of Xperia L:
  • There is no full HD 1080p video recording support
  • Viewing angles are average. There is no mobile Bravia
  • The snaps and video recording are average. The images taken has bit of grains and soft.

PC suite for Sony Xperia L

PC suite are the essential tool for any smartphone. It helps you to backup or sync your contacts and performing many more tasks. Sony Xperia L supports Sony PC Companion PC suite. Using Sony PC companion, you can download required drivers for your Xperia device to enable USB tethering, update or upgrade your firmware etc. To learn more on Sony Xperia L PC suite read my earlier post on Sony PC companion tool.

Sony Xperia L Specification Summary


  • 8 MP Primary Camera with LED flash and VGA front facing camera
  • 4.3-inch TFT Capacitive Touchscreen with FWVGA, 480 x 854 Pixels resolution
  • 8GB internal storgae and Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
  • Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 1 GHz Dual Core Qualcomm Processor
  • 2G,3G, WiFi, NFC, Bluetooth and USB connectivity
  • Li-ion 1750 mAh battery which is rated to provide talk time upto 9 hours and 498 hours of standby time

Sony Xperia L Price

Sony has set the price of the device aggressively. The price of Sony Xperia L in India is Rs.18.599.