Check out these first images of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPe running on Android 5.0 Lollipop

Check out these first images of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPe running on Android 5.0 Lollipop
When it comes to the Google Play edition line of devices, the premise is clear: the search giant sends you a device stripped off of manufacturer skinning and instead gives you one running on pure Android so that it is a piece of cake to update it to the latest version. The latest such device to benefit from that arrangement? Sony's enormous Xperia Z Ultra.

The 6.44-inch behemoth of a "phone" started receiving the Lollipop-flavored upgrade over-the-air just yesterday, and some lucky owners are already enjoying the 5.0 version of Google's mobile OS. As we're looking at purely stock Android, there isn't anything special you'll find in this particular update. That said, the folks behind TechTastic, who authored the photo shoot, suggest that battery life may have gone up a little. Obviously, considering the attention that the so-called "Project Volta" received, we wouldn't be surprised if this is nothing more than a placebo effect – the real benefit of Volta lies in third-party app developers' new-found ability to properly disseminate their code and trace power-inefficient behavior.

But enough talk. Go ahead and check out what Android Lollipop looks like on the (GPe) Sony Xperia Z Ultra.


source: TechTastic 

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Xperia Z Ultra
  • Display 6.4" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad-core, 2200 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3050 mAh(16h 3G talk time)

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7 Comments

1. PhansMuneeb

Posts: 371; Member since: Jan 28, 2012

Really excited how Sony will change their skin in Android 5

3. trung_ero

Posts: 38; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

Yeah!! :D

4. kkmkk

Posts: 699; Member since: May 06, 2013

i have the sony experia z2 and im not so excited as you because of one simple reason that the ui by it self is absolutely sucks

5. Amir1 unregistered

you wrote experia, lol. you don't even know how to spell the brand name, no need to be a detective to know you have no xperia device. z2 is one of the best flags of 2014. amazing device. i actually tried it for extended time. troll.

2. Zomer

Posts: 361; Member since: May 31, 2013

It is a sexy device, but it's so massive.

6. rency0722

Posts: 158; Member since: Jun 12, 2013

Thank you for not rotating the images.

7. cookie_cutter

Posts: 30; Member since: Sep 03, 2014

i cant buy this GPE version anymore

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