Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z to receive KitKat update next month

Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR and Xperia Tablet Z to receive KitKat update next month
Good news for those sporting the Sony Xperia Z. According to its newly updated product pages, Sony plans on updating the phone to Android 4.4 some time next month. Along with the former flagship, the Sony Xperia ZL, Sony Xperia ZR and Sony Xperia Tablet Z will all receive the chocolatey goodness of the KitKat update in May. All of those devices had received the Android 4.3 update back in December.

For those in the states with the T-Mobile branded Sony Xperia Z, your last update was to Android 4.2 back in the fourth quarter. According to T-Mobile's software support page, the carrier does anticipate updating the device to Android 4.4 once it becomes available. Of course, the update will have to pass T-Mobile's internal testing.

Unfortunately, no precise date has for the update has been announced by the Japanese manufacturer, but as soon as Sony releases a date, or starts pushing it out, we will let you know.


source: XperiaBlog via AndroidCentral

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Xperia ZL

PhoneArena Score:

8.0

User Score:

9.4
  • Display 5.0 inches 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP (Single camera) 2 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 2GB RAM
  • Storage 16GB, microSDXC
  • Battery 2370 mAh
  • OS Android 5.1 Lollipop
Xperia Z

PhoneArena Score:

8.5

User Score:

9.1
  • Display 5.0 inches 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 13.1 MP (Single camera) 2.2 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 2GB RAM
  • Storage 16GB, microSDHC
  • Battery 2330 mAh
  • OS Android 5.1 Lollipop
Xperia ZR

PhoneArena Score:

6.5

User Score:

8.8
  • OS Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • Display 4.5 inches 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Camera 13.1 MP (Single camera) 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 2GB RAM
  • Storage 8GB, microSDHC
  • Battery 2300 mAh
Xperia Tablet Z
  • Display 10.1 inches 1200 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 8.1 MP (Single camera) 2.2 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 2GB RAM
  • Storage 16GB, microSDXC
  • Battery 6000 mAh
  • OS Android 5.1 Lollipop

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