Just over a month after it initially rolled out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z3 lineup of devices, Sony has started rolling out a new firmware for these devices containing a plethora of bug fixes and improvements.
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Sony is relatively open towards the third-party Android development community and ships all its devices with an unlockable bootloader. However, in the United States, the company had to give in to the wishes of T-Mobile and Verizon and release the Xperia Z3 with a locked down bootloader.
In early April, Sony’s Xperia Z3 was pulled from the shelves at T-Mobile, with the Magenta Carrier saying only that the device was “no longer available.”
Sony today announced that it has started the worldwide rollout of the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact, and the Z3 Tablet Compact from today.
Sony today announced that it has started rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact.
It has been less than two days since Google released a new version of Lollipop with bug fixes and enhancements, and Sony has already gone ahead and uploaded new Android 5.1 binaries for devices that it supports under its ‘AOSP for Xperia’ program.
Sony executives say the Xperia Z3 series is doing well; No plans to launch flagships on a yearly cycle
Sony’s Vice President of Western Europe, Pierre Perron and VP of Global Communications, Tim Harrison, have busted some of the rumors about the company’s smartphone division.
After a few weeks of rumors and a leaked image, Sony has gone ahead and made the purple Xperia Z3 official. The handset is christened “Xperia Z3 Purple Diamond Edition” and will be launched in Hong Kong by the end of January 2015.