Android 4.3 firmware updates for Sony Xperia T and Xperia V seemingly certified

Android 4.3 firmware updates for Sony Xperia T and Xperia V seemingly certified
Sony’s Xperia T (LT30p, LT30a) and Xperia V (LT25i), both released in the second half of 2012, might get Android 4.3 Jelly Bean soon.

New firmware updates for the two handsets have been certified by the PTCRB today. The build number in both cases (9.2.A.0.276) represents a significant jump from the previously certified software build (9.1.A.1.145), this leading XperiaBlog to believe that we’re looking at Android 4.3 here.

The support pages of Xperia T and Xperia V are showing that Android 4.3 is scheduled to arrive this month (the Xperia TX, which is closely related to the Xperia T, being in the same situation). However, there's only one more day left in December, so the updates will likely start rolling out in 2014.

As for Android 4.4 KitKat, Sony is currently investigating the possibility of bringing it to the Xperia V, Xperia T and TX. Since the smartphones are not older than 18 months, we're thinking that they should get KitKat eventually.


sources: PTCRB (1), (2), XperiaBlog, Sony (1), (2)

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Xperia V
  • Display 4.3 inches
    1280 x 720 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP (Single camera)
    0.3 MP VGA front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus, 1GB RAM
  • Storage 8GB, microSDHC
  • Battery 1750 mAh
  • OS Android 4.3
Xperia T
  • Display 4.5 inches
    1280 x 720 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP (Single camera)
    1.3 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus, 1GB RAM
  • Storage 16GB, microSDHC
  • Battery 1850 mAh
  • OS Android 4.3

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5 Comments

5. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

Just upgraded ZL to 4.3 y'day. Good improvment on fluidity. Now waiting for it to come to TX

4. Miracles

Posts: 560; Member since: Aug 31, 2013

Sony is late again....I still don't have an update for my Xperia Z c6603.

3. xoxoGeorges

Posts: 209; Member since: Jul 11, 2013

Nice. I had an Xperia T and it was an excellent phone.

2. iluvsonynokia

Posts: 161; Member since: Aug 27, 2013

jelly bond update

1. josephnero

Posts: 795; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

i'm really satisfied with my Xperia T.waiting for Z2

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