Xperia Xz2 Series Receive September 2018 Security Patches (51.1.a.11.51)

Xperia XZ2 series receive September 2018 security patches (51.1.A.11.51)

A quick heads-up for owners of the Xperia XZ2, XZ2 Compact and XZ2 Premium, Sony is now rolling a new firmware update adding the 1 September 2018 Android security patches. This follows-on from the Xperia XZ1 series/XZ Premium update this morning. The latest update moves the build number from 51.1.A.11.26 to version 51.1.A.11.51. If you've noticed any other changes, let us know in the comments below.

Xperia Xz1, Xz Premium And Xz1 Compact Get September 2018 Security Patches (47.1.a.16.20)

Xperia XZ1, XZ Premium and XZ1 Compact get September 2018 security patches (47.1.A.16.20)

Sony Mobile is now pushing the latest firmware update for the Xperia XZ Premium and XZ1 family, moving the build number from 47.1.A.12.270 to version 47.1.A.16.20. This latest update includes the 1 September 2018 Android security patches. So no Android Pie just yet, but it has been caught testing on the Xperia XZ Premium, so hopefully Sony will meet its November deadline.

Xperia L1 Gets August 2018 Security Patches (43.0.a.7.70)

Xperia L1 gets August 2018 security patches (43.0.A.7.70)

For owners of the budget Xperia L1 handset, you'll be glad to hear that the firmware has been updated to 43.0.A.7.70 (from version 43.0.A.7.55). Unfortunately there is no movement in the Android version (it still remains on Android 7.0), but at least the security patches have been update to 5 August 2018. If you've downloaded the update, let us know how you're getting on in the comments below.

Xperia Xz1 And Xz Premium Get August 2018 Security Patches (47.1.a.12.270)

Xperia XZ1 and XZ Premium get August 2018 security patches (47.1.A.12.270)

Sony Mobile is rolling a new firmware update for the Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia XZ1 moving the build number from 47.1.A.12.235 to version 47.1.A.12.270, and adding the 1 August 2018 security patches in the process. So far, the update for the Xperia XZ1 Compact is not live, but it should be following shortly. We haven't noticed any other changes, but if you've updated, please let us know your impressions in the comments below.

Xperia Xa2 And Xa2 Ultra Get July 2018 Security Patches (50.1.a.10.51)

Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra get July 2018 security patches (50.1.A.10.51)

If you own the Xperia XA2 or the Xperia XA2 Ultra then you'll be glad to hear that there is a new firmware released moving the build number from 50.1.A.10.40 to version 50.1.A.10.51. The latest update includes the 1 July 2018 Android security patch. Some users reported Bluetooth problems on the last update, but initial indications are these are not resolved with this firmware. If you have downloaded the update, let us know your impressions in the comments below.

Xperia Xz2 And Xz2 Compact Get July 2018 Security Patches (51.1.a.4.265)

Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact get July 2018 security patches (51.1.A.4.265)

Sony Mobile is currently rolling out a new firmware update for its flagship Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact devices. The new firmware moves the build from 51.1.A.4.225 to version number 51.1.A.4.265, which includes the July 2018 Android security patches. If you have updated to the latest version, let us know if you've noticed any other changes in the comments below.

Xperia Xa2 And Xa2 Ultra Receive June 2018 Security Patches (50.1.a.10.40)

Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra receive June 2018 security patches (50.1.A.10.40)

Sony Mobile has updated the Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra mid-range smartphones with a new firmware update that moves the build number from 50.1.A.5.59 to version 50.1.A.10.40. These models were previously on March 2018 security patches, which have now been updated to June 2018 security patches. No other changes have been noticed. But if you've updated, do let us know your impressions below.