Good news for Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact owners, Sony Flagship Xperia Phones will Receive Software Upgrades Two Years After Launch. The first smartphone that received Android 8.0 Oreo updates was not of Google but Sony. In 2017, Sony received Android 8.0 in form of Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact. Now there are rumors that Sony Flagship Xperia Phones will Receive Software Upgrades Two Years After Launch.
These Sony Xperia update policies are found in Xperia Blog. If that true, Sony Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact will get updated to Android p and Q.
Sony Flagship Xperia Phones will Receive Software Upgrades Two Years After Launch
However it seems that mid-range phones will not receive same software update treatment. Sony has also revealed may be these updates do not come for the devices mentioned if they don’t meet the company’s exacting standards. The company will also cancel the update if the phones will not produce stable user experience after updates.
The new policy also states that flagship Xperia phones will get security updates outside the normal Android OS update cycle that depends on timing and situation.
Sony Mobile has launched three new smartphones at CES 2018 this month. Now rumors are claiming that company is planning to launch a high-end smartphone next month at Mobile World Congress. According to some rumors, Sony Xperia XZ Pro to Launch in February with 4K OLED Display.