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Claims and Test Results

The claims on these pages are mainly based on results from tests conducted by Strategy Analytics, an independent global company specializing in market analysis. In some cases, tests were also conducted in laboratories at Sony Mobile Communications AB.

All claims were verified at the time of testing. However, as the mobile landscape changes quickly and new phone models are released on a continuous basis, we cannot guarantee that all claims are still valid as you read this. Please see the date specified at the bottom of each claim and test specification for reference.

For more information on Strategy Analytics, please visit the Strategy Analytics homepage.

The best of Sony
  • SmartWatch 3 SWR50

    The world’s most advanced Android Wear smartwatch | The world’s best water and dust protection in a smartwatch | The world’s first Android Wear Smartwatch with GPS | The world’s highest battery capacity in an Android Wear smartwatch | The most feature-packed Android Wear device | The first Android Wear device with a Micro-B USB port

  • Xperia™ Z1 Compact

    Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is the world’s best premium compact smartphone | Sony Xperia Z1 Compact gives you the world’s best experience in a premium compact smartphone | Sony Xperia Z1 Compact gives you the world’s best image quality in a premium compact smartphone | Sony Xperia Z1 Compact gives you the world’s best video quality in a premium compact smartphone | Sony Xperia Z1 Compact gives you the world’s best performance in a premium compact smartphone | Sony Xperia Z1 Compact gives you the world’s best battery performance in a premium compact smartphone | Sony Xperia Z1 Compact gives you the world’s best processor performance in a premium compact smartphone | Sony Xperia Z1 Compact gives you the world’s best technology in a compact smartphone | World’s best camera in a waterproof compact smartphone | World’s best camera in a compact smartphone | World’s most powerful compact smartphone | World’s fastest processor in a compact smartphone | World’s sharpest display in a compact smartphone

  • Xperia™ M5 bold claims

  • Xperia™ Z2 Tablet

    The world’s slimmest and lightest waterproof tablet | The world’s slimmest tablet | The world’s lightest 10.1 inch tablet | The world’s slimmest and lightest 10.1 inch tablet | The world’s first digital noise-canceling technology in a tablet | The world’s fastest processor in a tablet | The world’s most powerful tablet | The world’s first tablet display with Live Color LED | The world’s most connected tablet

  • Xperia™ Z3 Tablet Compact


    World's fastest processor in a Compact Tablet – Compact Tablets are defined by Strategy Analytics as tablets with a display size greater than 7 inches, and less than 9 inches. The T1 is dust-tight and waterproof (in compliance with IP65/68), and powered by Qualcomm’s MSM8974AB 2.5GHZ Quad-core processor and 3GB RAM.

  • Xperia™ C4

    The World’s Best Selfie Smartphone* | The World’s Best Smartphone for Selfies*

  • Xperia™ Z2

    World’s best camera and camcorder in a waterproof smartphone | World’s best camera in a waterproof smartphone | World’s best camcorder in a waterproof smartphone | World’s most powerful smartphone | World’s fastest processor in a smartphone | World’s first smartphone with a Phosphor LED display

  • Xperia™ Z3v

    Highest waterproof rating | One of the first smartphones with PS4™ Remote Play

  • Xperia™ T2 Ultra

    The Xperia T2 Ultra is the world’s lightest smartphone in its class | The Xperia T2 Ultra is the world’s most compact smartphone in its class | The Xperia T2 Ultra is the world’s slimmest smartphone in its class | The Xperia T2 Ultra is the world’s slimmest & lightest smartphone in its class | The Xperia T2 Ultra has the highest camera resolution in its class | The Xperia T2 Ultra gives you the most feature-packed camera out of all the leading smartphones in its class

  • Xperia™ Z1S

    Xperia Z1s gives you the best overall image quality of all leading smartphones | The world’s best camera in a waterproof smartphone | The world’s best camera in an Android smartphone | The world’s slimmest smartphone with a 20 MP camera | The world’s highest resolution camera in an Android smartphone | The world’s highest resolution camera in a waterproof smartphone | The world’s largest image sensor in a waterproof smartphone / The world’s largest image sensor in an Android smartphone

  • Xperia™ Z2 Tablet Verizon

    The slimmest and lightest waterproof tablet | The world’s first Digital Noise Cancelling technology in a tablet | The world’s fastest processor in a tablet | The world’s most powerful tablet | The world’s first tablet display with Live Colour LED

  • Xperia™ Z3

    Highest waterproof rating | Superior photos even in low light | Up to 2 days of battery life | The only smartphone with PS4™ Remote Play | World’s best camera and camcorder in a (waterproof) smartphone | World’s first smartphone camera with ISO 12,800 | The Sony Xperia™ Z3 gives you the Most Stable Video Capture out of all the Leading Smartphones | The Sony Xperia™ Z3 gives you the world’s brightest display out of all the Leading Smartphones | World’s best technology in a smartphone | The Sony Xperia™ Z3 gives you the Best Image Quality out of all the Leading Smartphones | The Sony Xperia™ Z3 gives you the Best Video Quality out of all the Leading Smartphones | About the test results

  • Xperia X

  • Xperia™ M2

    The world’s highest benchmark score testing with Quadrant Advanced | Best smartphone technology in its class | Longest battery life under active use in its class | Most feature-packed camera in its class | The best range of music features in its class | The world's slimmest 4G smartphone in its class | The world's largest qHD display in its class | The world's highest resolution camera in its class | The world's best smartphone camera in its class | The world's largest qHD smartphone display and slimmest device in its class

  • Xperia X Performance

  • Xperia™ M2 Aqua

    World’s highest level of waterproofing available in a smartphone | World’s highest smartphone battery capacity in its category

  • Xperia XA

  • Xperia XA Ultra

  • Xperia™ Z3 Compact

    Up to 2 days of battery life | The only smartphone with PS4™ Remote Play | World’s best technology in a compact smartphone | World’s best camera and camcorder in a waterproof, compact smartphone | World’s first compact smartphone camera with ISO 12800 | Sony Xperia™ Z3 Compact gives you the brightest display of leading premium compact smartphones | Sony Xperia™ Z3 Compact gives you the best sound quality of leading premium compact smartphones | Sony Xperia™ Z3 Compact gives you the best image quality of leading premium compact smartphones | Sony Xperia ™ Z3 Compact gives you the best image quality of leading premium compact smartphones (in low-light scenarios) | Sony Xperia ™ Z3 Compact gives you the best image quality of leading premium compact smartphones (in rapid-motion scenarios) | Sony Xperia™ Z3 Compact gives you the world’s best processor performance of leading premium compact smartphones

  • Xperia™ Z1

    Xperia Z1 gives you the best overall image quality of all leading smartphones | The world’s best camera in a waterproof smartphone | The world’s best camera in an Android smartphone | The world’s slimmest smartphone with an ultra-high-resolution camera | The world’s first ultra-high-resolution camera in a waterproof smartphone | The world’s highest resolution camera in an Android smartphone | The world’s highest resolution camera in a waterproof smartphone | The world’s largest image sensor in a waterproof smartphone | The world’s largest image sensor in an Android smartphone | The world’s most compact ultra-high-resolution camera in a smartphone | The world’s first ultra-high-resolution camera in an Android smartphone

  • Xperia™ Z


    “Xperia Z, the world’s sharpest 5″ smartphone display“ | “The world’s first image sensor with HDR video for smartphones“ | “Xperia Z, the highest level of water resistance in a smartphone“

  • Xperia™ Z Ultra

    “The world’s largest Full HD smartphone display“ | “The world’s slimmest Full HD smartphone“ | "The world’s fastest smartphone processor" | “The only waterproof large-screen smartphone“ | “The world’s sharpest large-screen smartphone display“

  • Xperia™ Tablet Z


    The slimmest tablet in the world – 6.9mm The lightest 10-inch LTE tablet in the world – under 500g | Tablet Z has the highest level of water resistance of any tablet | The most connected tablet in the world

  • Xperia™ ZL


    “Xperia ZL, the world’s sharpest 5″ smartphone display“ | “Xperia ZL, The world’s most compact smartphone with a 5″ display“ | “The world’s first image sensor with HDR video for smartphones“

  • Xperia Durability

    IP rating is a certification testing to measure a device’s resistance levels to both dust and water. Here you can see in more detail what the IP rating numbers mean.

  • Xperia™ ZR


    "The new waterproof smartphone from Sony“