While Google is busy pushing the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to both Nexus and Android One devices, other companies are announcing which handsets will be updated to the latest version of the operating system. HTC posted a list a few days, T-Mobile announced a list of eligible devices earlier today, and now Sony has gone public with its own list.
The Sony Xperia Z5 has a lot going for it. It’s already been rated at the top of the charts for having the best smartphone camera in the industry, and the Premium model is the first smartphone to sport a gorgeous 4K display. And now, our UK readers can get their hands on it, as Carphone Warehouse has made the device available for its customers.
Sony’s Xperia Z5 Premium features an extremely high resolution 4k display, which is the highest we’ve seen on a smartphone yet. If you’re a pixel junkie, it’s gonna be hard to top Sony’s flagship in that regard, but there are some other concerns about such a high resolution screen on a mobile device.
Fortunately the company has taken to their blog to answer some of the biggest questions, including about battery life and resolution of apps and video. Read more
Sony’s pretty busy on the update front today. Having just started rolling out the much-anticipated Lollipop update to the Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra, it’s now pushing out an identical update to the M2 Dual in the United States. This update transports the latest build of the operating system to the handset, in addition to a patch for the Stagefright vulnerability.
Hit the break for the full changelog.
If you’re the proud owner of either an Xperia Z1 or Z Ultra and reside in the United States, you may want to listen up, as Sony has just started rolling out the long-awaited Android 5.1. update for both handsets in the region. In terms of added functionality, the upgrade brings the latest build of the open-source operating system, as well as a multitude of bug fixes, stability improvements and speed optimizations, including a fix for the ever-so-scary Stagefright vulnerability.
Japanese carrier ‘au by KDDI’ announced earlier today that it’s adding Sony’s flagship smartphone of 2015, the Xperia Z5, to its rapidly-growing lineup of LTE-enabled devices. The handset will be available from its website in late October. However, no pricing information has been detailed just yet.