Sony begins updating Xperia line to Android 4.4.2

Sony is now rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update to its line of Xperia smartphones. The first ones inline to receive the updates are the Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Z1, and the Xperia Z1 Compact.

The updates release date as usual will depend on carrier testing and approval, but no matter which release date, these three smartphones will be receiving the update soon.

sony xperia zAccording to Sony, they have custom tailored the KitKat update to its devices. It will deliver improvements to messaging, TrackID, Sony Select, and other apps that comes pre-installed with the phones. The update also brings brings a PS like User Interface, and a new Status Bar that is said to be more intuitive.

Regardless of the date, Sony does plans to roll out the 4.4.2 update to its Xperia Z, Xperia ZL and Xperia Tablet Z later this spring, but only for the three models listed above.

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