Android 5.0.2 pushed out for Sony Xperia Z1, Xperia Z1 Compact and Xperia Z Ultra

Android 5.0.2 pushed out for Sony Xperia Z1, Xperia Z1 Compact and Xperia Z Ultra
Android 5.0.2 is now reaching the Sony Xperia Z1, Sony Xperia Z1 Compact and the Sony Xperia Z Ultra. The update is being disseminated to certain regions only, and offers build number 14.5.A.0.242. The update includes the new Material Design, Lock Screen notifications, the new 64-bit ART runtime compiler that will open apps faster, new "Recent Apps" screen, Project Volta for extended battery life, and more.

Since the Android 5.0.2 update is rather hefty, we would suggest that you get hooked up to a Wi-Fi connection before starting the updating process. In addition, you should have your battery charged to at least 50% before downloading and installing the file.

We have some screenshots showing off the new Android 5.0.2 look for the Xperia Z1 which you can check out for yourself. Just click on the slideshow, below.


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source: XperiaBlog

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18 Comments

1. Busyboy

Posts: 731; Member since: Jan 07, 2015

Just got my Z2 update today. Wait was too long, but worth it.

12. RaKithAPeiRiZ

Posts: 1488; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

waiting 2 whole weeks since the update was announced , still no update , feel like attaching a rock to the lanyard port and tossing it out to sea

2. FCB-Eto

Posts: 64; Member since: Aug 17, 2013

As I said on a previous post Sony will be late to the lollipop party but it will have the most devices running the latest version of android! Might I add they have given us a very smooth lollipop build it's fluent ,fast and worth the wait definitely.

13. Jason2k13

Posts: 1451; Member since: Mar 28, 2013

yeah i wonder how many flagship Sony has compared to the competition? maybe that part is obvious why there's gonna be more lollipop update. Sure its worth the wait, but is it a fail and disappointment by sony? it sure is, when the rest of the competition updated their phones months before sony with a smooth build aswell. If all sony fanboys praise sony like that, then sony will never learn.

3. kiwison

Posts: 18; Member since: Sep 06, 2014

I still haven't got the update, Thanks Obama and Sony Z3 UK

4. josephnero

Posts: 777; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

also vizi leaks confiremed the leaked device is not Z4.it will be called Z3neo.Z4 will come at IFA along with Z4 compact and ultrahttps://twitter.com/vizileaks/status/587601278106206209

5. Fallen1

Posts: 288; Member since: Nov 14, 2014

Does this apply to Tmobiles Z1S?

7. romeo1

Posts: 810; Member since: Jan 06, 2012

Probably not. Not sure if tmobile will update an almost 2yr old phone. After the warranty you could root

8. Fallen1

Posts: 288; Member since: Nov 14, 2014

Thats true

6. pyradark

Posts: 895; Member since: Jun 10, 2012

Yehey! My 2yr old Z Ultra will finally get a lollipop!! Thanks Sony

9. SuperAndroid507

Posts: 361; Member since: Jan 06, 2014

Updated my Z1 this morning using xperifirm and so far everything goes smoothly

10. TheBiz

Posts: 232; Member since: Apr 13, 2015

my z2 got update few hours back trying out the flavour of my lollipop. feels so sweet Lol

11. BobLawblaw unregistered

Bulls**t. My z3 doesn't even have it.

14. RaKithAPeiRiZ

Posts: 1488; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

it was available in my region for weeks and the update companion is still saying my s**tperia is upto date , its definetly going to be my last sony device

15. ILikeBubbles

Posts: 525; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

if you guys are REALLY that desperate for the update here's a tip. http://forum.xda-developers.com/z3/orig-development/d66xx-cwm-based-recovery-6-0-4-7-root-t2890116

16. XperiaX

Posts: 66; Member since: Feb 20, 2014

yes, already received this update for my Z1 Compact (Singapore) but will wait for others review first before i upgrade it...

17. dancheung77

Posts: 202; Member since: Jan 28, 2015

just updated to lollipop, looking good so far

18. OpTiMuS_BlAcK

Posts: 418; Member since: May 04, 2012

Updated my Z1, the new features are delightful... Performance has also improved yay =)

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