Sony has started rolling out Android 4.4.4 Kitkat update to its Xperia range of smartphones. This is one of the critical update compared to previous updates. The latest Android update brings changes such as better power management, location based WiFi and queuing background data along with better management for low batteries. The Android Kitkat for Sony Xperia smartphones are now available for Indian customers too.
List of Sony Xperia Smartphones Getting Android 4.4.4 Kitkat OS Update are mentioned below.
- Xperia Z1
- Xperia Z Ultra
- Xperia X
- Xperia SP
- Xperia T
- Xperia TX
- Xperia V
- Sony Xperia Z2
How to update Sony Xperia Smartphones to Android KitKat
1. Through OTA
This method is recommended if and only if you have fast broadband service. Because the size of the download is high. Due to this if any network disruption, you might not able to complete the update. If you don’t have fast broadband internet, follow the method 2.
How to update Sony Xperia Smartphone firmware via OTA Update
You can update your Sony Xperia Device through the OTA update. To do this go to Settings->About Phone-> Software Updates.
If any update is available, you will get a message.
2. Through Sony Update Center PC Suite:
This method of updating Sony Xperia smartphone firmware more reliable. To update through Sony Update Center PC suite, you download the update center from here.
Install downloaded the Xperia PC suite and run the application and select the device of your from the list. Then connect your Xperia Device to PC through USB in Switch off mode. Wait for some time to updates to be completed.