By Robin-Leigh Chetty 30 May 2014


Another year, another flagship, as Sony unveiled its larger Xperia Z2 offering for Android-loving smartphone users to fawn over. Apart from its size, we find out what makes the Xperia Z2 better than its predecessor.
Premium quality design and feel; Strong processing capability; Solid construction and durability
Smartphone prone to attracting smudges; Emitted a worrying amount of heat during heavy use
As far as being a Xperia device, the Z2 delivers we've to expect from Sony range of devices, from a stylistic and performance standpoint, offering a solid mix of premium quality design and strong processing capability. Listed for retail at R9 900, the Sony Xperia Z2 falls in the lower-end of the price range for similarly specced Android flagships such as the Galaxy S5 and HTC One (M8).

Magazine Online is South Africa's leading magazine for tech product reviews, tech news, videos, tech specs and gadgets.
Start reading now >
Download latest issue

Have Your Say

What new tech or developments are you most anticipating this year?
New smartphone announcements (21 votes)
Technological breakthroughs (19 votes)
Launch of new consoles, or notebooks (10 votes)
Innovative Artificial Intelligence solutions (12 votes)
Biotechnology or medical advancements (19 votes)
Better business applications (96 votes)