Sony is rolling-out an update for Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z Ultra
Yesterday Sony launched its flagships Sony Xperia Z1 and Sony Xperia Z Ultra available for sales on its website. Today the news from the Japanese manufacturer is that both smartphones will get an update. Before you ask – no, it is not the anticipated Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. If fact rumors say that Xperia Z1 might never get the 4.3 Jelly Bean and will skip directly to Android 4.4 KitKat. The updated firmware that is ready for roll-out to the devices brings some improvements to the display, the battery and the camera.
The screen will be enriched with more sensitivity which makes it highly responsive to touch of fingers and stylus as well. The update brings re-calibrating of the screen which significantly improves the streamlining Exchange connection and enriches the speed for syncing of emails on the go.
The Xperia Z1 flagship will receive some improvements to the camera app. In addition, the new firmware will bring more enriched Smart Social Camera platform. The difference will be noticeable with better performing Sweep Panorama, Burst Mode, Superior Auto and AR Effect.
Sony is already rolling-out the update for both models. If you own any of the devices, be sure you check regularly for the upgrade during the next weeks. We will be happy to know your opinion after you receive and try on the improvements.
As we shared with you earlier, the Sony Xperia Z1 is armored with a 5-inches screen with 1080p resolution. It runs on Android 4.2 OS and works with Snapdragon 800 chipset quad-core 2.2GHz. The phone boasts 20.7MP shooter located on the rare panel. Sony is offering the device on its virtual shop for $699.99 off contract.
The large sized Sony Xperia Z Ultra is equipped with 6.44-inches screen that boasts 1080p resolution. It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Under the hood is working a quad-core processor ticking at 2.2GHz with Snapdragon 800 chipset. The camera of the device is 8MP. It is up for sells in the official website of Sony for $649 for the HSPA+ model and $679.99 for the LTE support variant.