Sony reveals when to expect Android 9 Pie update and what phones will get it

Sony reveals when to expect Android 9 Pie update and what phones will get it
Sony Mobile is the newest handset manufacturer to provide information about its Android 9 Pie update roadmap. Last week, information claiming to be official stated that the Japanese company plans to update six Xperia smartphones to Android 9 Pie.

Today, Sony Mobile announced when customers can expect the first Android 9 Pie updates to drop and what phones will actually get it. So, the first wave of smartphones will receive the major Android OS update starting November: Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Premium, Xperia XZ2 Compact, Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZ1, and Xperia XZ1 Compact.

The second wave of Sony smartphones will receive Android 9 Pie updates in early 2019: Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra, and Xperia XA2 Plus. And that's just about it, these are the only smartphones Sony plans to update to Android 9 Pie in the coming months.

Sony also published a helpful infographic that provides customers with in-depth information about how a new Android rollout works, and its journey from Google to the Xperia smartphones, which you can find at the source link below.

source: Sony Mobile

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10 Comments

1. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

New one comes with 9 already

3. Ikechukwu

Posts: 250; Member since: Oct 03, 2011

new what?

4. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

IFA flagship

2. Jorgemerino97

Posts: 70; Member since: Apr 05, 2014

What about Xperia XZs?

5. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

No update. It has same cpu of XZ.

6. srgonu

Posts: 549; Member since: Feb 13, 2012

Still 3 months to update with project Treble on XZ2 (I hope it supports) ? How is project Treble helping?

7. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

UI is going to be have some stuff changed compared to the current one.

8. sunnyfpy

Posts: 283; Member since: May 12, 2013

Already dead on arrival

9. usguyver

Posts: 6; Member since: Nov 08, 2009

three mounts are not that bad.

10. Settings

Posts: 2943; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

Lol, my X Performance still stuck on Nougat. It's a year behind schedule. It's unlocked so I don't know what's taking them so long. Last time I checked there's still no Oreo for HK variants. This will be my last Sony phone. I'll be getting that ROG or the next Razer.

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