User score

Overall satisfaction
6.9
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
  • 1
7 reviews
  • Screen8.4
  • Performance8.8
  • Camera8.1
  • Connectivity7.6
  • Battery7.1
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Design & Materials

Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
6.3

7 reviews

Do you think it's a nice phone?
9.7

7 reviews

Is it comfortable?
9.7

7 reviews

Can you see it well in the sunlight?
7.8

7 reviews

Performance & Hardware

Does it have good sound?
8.3

7 reviews

Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
9.3

7 reviews

What's your experience been with demanding games?
8.8

7 reviews

Camera

Quality of daytime photos
9.5

7 reviews

Quality of nighttime photos
7.3

7 reviews

Quality of selfies
8.7

7 reviews

Does it have a powerful flash?
6.8

7 reviews

Connectivity

Does it have good coverage for calls?
7.0

7 reviews

Quality of the GPS
8.5

7 reviews

And the WiFi?
7.3

7 reviews

Battery

How long does the battery last?
  • 0%
    Less than half day
  • 29%
    Less than a day
  • 43%
    One day
  • 14%
    More than one day
  • 14%
    Two days or more

7 reviews

Software

Did it come with preinstalled applications?
  • 17%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 67%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 17%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall

7 reviews

Do you regularly receive updates?
  • 0%
    Never
  • 17%
    Once a year
  • 17%
    Every six months
  • 67%
    Every two months or less

7 reviews

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User reviews

  • It’s a good smartphone but stressing sometimes

    • 6.8
    • Screen7.5
    • Performance7.6
    • Camera6.2
    • Connectivity9.3
    • Battery5.0
  • Good smartphone but not implemented well

    The Sony xperia 5 is a great designed smartphone with a amazing hardware SOC Qualcomm snapdragon 855, oled 2k touchscreen in 21 to 9 format. I bought the phone because design and camera and I was absolutely disappointed. The camera ist bad the pictures are in many situations pixelated and blurred. The sound of the stereo speakers are without depths and simple sounds like bad quality from a 50 cent store. I bought the phone in very good condition from Ebay and I paid not the full price but I guess new the phone is absolutely overpriced...

    Pros
    • Battery life
    • Design
    • Screen to body ratio
    • SOC
    • Charging time 40 min full charged
    Cons
    • Sound
    • Camera
    • Price
    • 5
    • Screen8.2
    • Performance8.3
    • Camera6.7
    • Connectivity7.3
    • Battery10
  • Auto
    Disposable toy

    Worse than ever! 1. The screen from the corporate cover is scratched! - for half a year, all the edges are scratched to death 2. VoLTE / VoWiFi is not and never will be - operators do not support this phone in Russia 3. No focus on the eyes

    Pros
    • Camera Dimensions
    Cons
    • Screen, communication, functions
    • 0.7
    • Screen5.0
    • Performance7.0
    • Camera8.0
    • Connectivity2.3
    • Battery9.0
  • Auto
    Beautiful and powerful high quality mobile

    • 9.6
    • Screen10
    • Performance10
    • Camera9.0
    • Connectivity9.3
    • Battery7.0
  • Auto
    The phone is a pass, the screen in its 21: 9 format is brutal and of impressive quality, the phone is super fluid.

    Pros
    • Camera
    • screen
    • Design
    • Speed
    Cons
    • Battery
    • 9.5
    • Screen9.5
    • Performance10
    • Camera9.2
    • Connectivity9.3
    • Battery7.0
  • Auto
    Good device, unusual, powerful, stylish

    Powerful percent, excellent sound through stereo speakers and through headphones, a super screen, good cameras (I really liked the separate button for shooting, it's really convenient). But the most important thing is its configuration - damn it, why don't everyone make phones with this aspect ratio ?? He sits in his hand like a glove, it is very convenient to use one hand (at least to me personally). Now about the minuses: when overheating, when working with the camera, the second SIM card falls off, you have to get out the tray and restart the phone. Maybe this is a problem specifically for my device, maybe it will go away with an update, let's see. Battery - when used in calls, instant messengers, etc. it holds well; but if you just turn on the video recording, or the toy is more powerful, then everything immediately flies away before our eyes. If you put a battery of such capacity, then it would be better to optimize the device, my opinion. In general, the app is madly in love, it stands out among the infinitely identical Chinese design and chips. I bet 9/10

    Pros
    • Processor power
    • Camera
    • Screen
    • Sound
    • Almost naked android
    • The brand and its chips
    Cons
    • Battery
    • Power wifi receiver
    • Sim signal reception level
    • 10
    • Screen10
    • Performance10
    • Camera9.2
    • Connectivity8.0
    • Battery5.0
  • Auto
    You're going to go bankrupt because of a design that's a pity for SONY.

    You're going to go bankrupt because of a design that's a pity for SONY.

    Pros
    • DF
    Cons
    • FF
    • 7
    • Battery7.0

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Last update
January 29, 2023
State
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7.7
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Score
  • 6.8 Design & Materials
  • 6.5 Performance & Hardware
  • 6.7 Camera
  • 7.5 Connectivity
  • 4.8 Battery
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  • Hardware and performance
  • Camera
  • Connectivity
  • Battery

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