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These 10 mobile phones top our current best Sony phones list as of September 2020. Our #1 choice is the Sony Xperia 1 while our second choice is the Xperia XZ3. The list also includes the Sony Xperia 10 and the Xperia XZ1.
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Despite a small sample of reviews, given this 's overall rank of 89%, we believe that the Sony Xperia 1 is currently Phonerated's best Sony phone 2020. Furthermore, we think that our sample of 183 reviews across multiple sources gives us a safe-enough confidence level that justifies labelling it the most interesting choice as of now.
The 2019 Sony Xperia 1 is a high-caliber multimedia smartphone whose specs include a 6.5-inch 21:9 4K-1644p HDR OLED display, an octa-core engine running at 2.84GHz, and a triple 12-megapixel rear camera.
|Average rating: (89%) (183 reviews over 3 sources)|
Because of 4 stars derived from 198 reviews, we rank this Sony model second best Sony phone. * By the way, this list is based on a full aggregation of hundreds of reviews from multiple sources.
A multimedia-focused smartphone, the Sony Xperia XZ3's specs consist of a 6-inch QHD+ display with HDR up-conversion, a 2.8GHz octa-core processor, and a 19-megapixel main camera capable of capturing 960fps slow-motion videos.
|Average rating: (83%) (198 reviews over 3 sources)|
Question #1: Should it be a smartphone or not?
The Sony Xperia 10 is a wide-screen mid-level smartphone armed with specs like a 6-inch 21:9 1080p display, a 13- plus 5-megapixel dual camera, and a 64GB memory coupled with a 512GB memory card slot.
|Average rating: (80%) (393 reviews over 2 sources)|
Sony's 5.2-inch Xperia XZ1 smartphone lands in ultra-high-end multimedia territory, with specs like a 19-megapixel camera with a 960fps slo-mo capture option, an eight-core engine running at 2.45GHz, and 3D Creator in its offering.
|Average rating: (85%) (633 reviews over 5 sources)|
Introduced during CES 2018, the Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra is a photography-first 6-inch phablet whose key specs consist of a dual front camera (16- plus 8-megapixel cams), a 23-megapixel main cam that captures 4K-2160p videos, and 4GB of RAM.
|Average rating: (81%) (1375 reviews over 4 sources)|
The XZ1 Compact smartphone manages to keep the XZ1's flagship-class specs, including its 19-megapixel rear cam (with a 960fps slow-motion video feature) and 3D Creator app, despite dropping to a 4.6-inch 720p display.
|Average rating: (84%) (559 reviews over 4 sources)|
The 2018 Sony Xperia XA2 Plus is a high-end phablet banking heavily on specs like a 6GB RAM, a 23-megapixel rear camera, and a 6-inch 18:9 display furbished with a Gorilla Glass 5 panel.
|Average rating: (78%) (765 reviews over 2 sources)|
The Sony Xperia L2 aims for middle-class smartphone shoppers with specs like an adaptive-charging-enabled 3300mAh battery, an 8-megapixel selfie cam with a wide 120-degree angle, and 3GB of RAM in its feature set.
|Average rating: (80%) (363 reviews over 5 sources)|
This high-end 4.6-inch Sony smartphone tilts heavily towards multimedia with its 23-megapixel rear-facing camera (triple image sensing technology), six-core CPU with 3GB of RAM, and up-to-256GB top-up support for its 32GB on-board memory.
|Average rating: (87%) (875 reviews over 6 sources)|
This Plus variant of Sony's XA1 phone brings back its mother model's 23-megapixel camera and 2.3GHz (max clock speed) octa-core engine, but adds a couple more high-end specs, which include a 3430mAh battery and a 4GB RAM.
|Average rating: (80%) (485 reviews over 4 sources)|
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