Xperia Xz3 And Xz2 Family Gets June 2019 Security Patches (52.0.a.8.83)

Xperia XZ3 and XZ2 family gets June 2019 security patches (52.0.A.8.83)

Sony Mobile is rolling out a new firmware update for the Xperia XZ3 and XZ2 family (Xperia XZ2, XZ2 Compact and XZ2 Premium) today. The new firmware moves the build number from 52.0.A.8.50 to version 52.0.A.8.83, and adds the 1 June 2019 Android security patches. No other changes have been noticed. If you have updated, please let us know your impressions below.

Xperia Xz3 And Xz2 Range Get April 2019 Patches (52.0.a.8.25)

Xperia XZ3 and XZ2 range get April 2019 patches (52.0.A.8.25)

Sony Mobile has been rolling out a new firmware update for its flagship Xperia XZ3 and XZ2 family (Xperia XZ2, XZ2 Compact and XZ2 Premium), which moves the firmware number from 52.0.A.8.14 to build version 52.0.A.8.25. The latest update includes the 1 April 2019 Android security patches. There is little else that we have noticed has changed, but if you have updated to this build, please chime in with your experiences in the comments below.

Xperia Xz3 And Xz2 Family Get February 2019 Security Patches (52.0.a.3.202)

Xperia XZ3 and XZ2 family get February 2019 security patches (52.0.A.3.202)

Sony Mobile is rolling out a new firmware update for its latest flagship devices including the Xperia XZ3, and Xperia XZ2 range (XZ2, XZ2 Compact and XZ2 Premium). The update adds the February 2019 Android security patches and moves the build number from 52.0.A.3.163 to version 52.0.A.3.202. There's no sign of any other changes, but if you've updated, please let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

Xperia Xz3 And Xz2 Range Get January 2019 Security Patches (52.0.a.3.163)

Xperia XZ3 and XZ2 range get January 2019 security patches (52.0.A.3.163)

Sony Mobile is today rolling out a new firmware update for the Xperia XZ3 and the whole Xperia XZ2 family (XZ2, XZ2 Compact and XZ2 Premium) adding the 1 January 2019 Android security patches. The OTA update size is 151.5MB, and moves the build number from 52.0.A.3.126 to version 52.0.A.3.163. If you've downloaded the new update, let us know your impressions in the comments below.

Sony Xperia Xz2 And Xz2 Compact Android Pie Update Rolling Out

Sony Xperia XZ2 And XZ2 Compact Android Pie Update Rolling Out

Sony is joining the list of manufacturers who have released Android 9.0 Pie for their devices. The list isn’t too long right now. Sony does have a good track record of releasing major updates for some of its devices fairly quickly. It’s keeping that up with the Android Pie update for the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact. These are the first Sony phones to get Pie.

Android Pie Rolling For Xperia Xz2 And Xz2 Compact (52.0.a.3.27)

Android Pie rolling for Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact (52.0.A.3.27)

Well this is a sweet surprise – Sony Mobile has commenced the rollout of Android 9 Pie for the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact. The update is currently rolling out over-the-air (OTA) across a number of regions, with a file size of 1,059MB. Sony has moved the build number from 51.1.A.11.51 to version 52.0.A.3.27 with this update, and it includes the latest 1 October Android security patches too.

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 Xz2 Premium First Update Adds Bokeh And Monochrome Camera Options

Xperia XZ2 Premium first update adds Bokeh and Monochrome camera options

Sony Mobile has released the first firmware update for the Xperia XZ2 Premium, moving it to build number 51.1.A.12.27. The update finally brings new camera options for Sony's first dual-camera Xperia, including Bokeh and Monochrome modes. You will find these new modes by launching the camera and pressing the function key just below the shutter button. The Monochrome mode is supported by both photo and video.

Xperia Xz2 Gets August 2018 Security Updates (51.1.a.11.26)

Xperia XZ2 gets August 2018 security updates (51.1.A.11.26)

Sony Mobile has updated the Xperia XZ2 moving the build number from 51.1.A.4.265 to version 51.1.A.11.26. This latest update includes the 1 August 2018 Android security patches. The Xperia XZ2 Compact has not been updated at the time of writing, but it should follow shortly. If you have updated do let us know of your impressions in the comments below.

Sony Xperia Xz2 Premium Available Now For $1,000

Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium Available Now For $1,000


Sony is one of the many companies after your dollars with its flagship smartphones. The Xperia XZ2 Premium is one such device. Sony unveiled the handset in February this year and it has all of the features that one would expect from a flagship smartphone in 2018. The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium is now available for purchase at a price that might cause some buyers to think twice before putting money down for the handset.

The Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. It also supports external expansion through a microSD card. The design itself has been updated compared to its predecessor and comes complete with curved glass and a fingerprint sensor that’s placed at the back.