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Sony Xperia L4
Sony Xperia L4
Sony Xperia L4
Sony Xperia L4
Sony Xperia L4

Informr score
The Sony Xperia L4 currently has an Informr score of 7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 9 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2 GHz
2 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
13+ MP, f/2.0
13+ MP, f/2.0
3580 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...


The Sony Xperia L4 is a cheap phone with basic performance across the board. Everything about it is just 'fine' which is what you expect at this sort of price. One feature that makes it stand out is the 21:9 aspect ratio of the screen which does make it a good choice for watching video on.

- Yasmine Crossland, T3

The Xperia L4 is understated, but very chicly designed and looks more expensive than it is. Unfortunately this doesn't help much if the inner values leave a lot to be desired: The software is outdated, as are the security patches. The screen is not bright enough and has a strong blue cast. On the cr...

- Florian Schmitt, Notebookcheck
Tech Buzz Ireland
Tech Buzz Ireland

On using the device I found the camera overall good for the price and indeed the whole phone it took anything well I threw at it being a power user as I had my main sim in it, multitasking was good and no issues there the snaps where fine but you get the occasional oversaturated /grainy images but d...

- Jim O Brien, Tech Buzz Ireland
Good Housekeeping
Good Housekeeping

If you are looking for an inexpensive smartphone, we think this will be a great choice. It has a long-lasting battery, plenty of features and looks stylish as well.

- Good Housekeeping
Expert Reviews
Expert Reviews

Cheap and (relatively) cheerful, the Xperia L4 is another decent effort from Sony. It’s not as praise-worthy as last year’s Xperia L3, but it’s still a dependable phone for the price. Sadly it doesn’t excel in any area, and there are better budget phones to choose from. Simply adding another camera...

- Nathan Spendelow, Expert Reviews

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Common Questions

Sony backs up the Xperia L4 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Xperia L4 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Sony support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Sony's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Sony Xperia L4's screen size is 6.2 inches with 720 x 1680 pixels resolution.

2 GHz

There is a MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm) Octa-core 2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 9.0 Pie operating system (OS).

13+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 13+ MP, f/2.0 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 8+ megapixels resolution.

64 GB

Internal memory is 64 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 3580 mAh battery.

Xperia L4 Specs

Release Date April 27, 2020
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 9.0 Pie

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Processor MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm) Octa-core 2 GHz
Internal Storage 64 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Unknown
TTY/TDD Unknown
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Headphones, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Unknown
SIM Type
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels, f/2.0
4x digital
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, 2nd camera feature (5 MP, F2.2, Ultrawide), 3rd camera feature (2 MP, F2.4), HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Aperture F2.0, HDR
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 720 x 1680 pixels
Pixel Density 295 pixels
Size 6.2 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 3580 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Black, Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.9 x 7.1 x 0.87 cm (6.3 x 2.8 x 0.3 in)
Weight 178 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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