Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.3 Update Released for the Wi-Fi Version
Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.3 Update with Software Additions
Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.3 update is available already. Sony has released the update for the Wi-Fi version. The update came after a recent similar update which was brought out for the LTE model. The new Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.3 update is offered for the following Wi-Fi models: SGP311 and 312. The news about the update for these models appeared in Xperia Blog. The update for the Xperia Tablet Z will refresh the firmware to version 10.4.B.0.577.
The Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.3 update does not only include novelties for the Android 4.3. There are also software additions included for the tablet model. They are intended to improve a number of uses of the Xperia Tablet Z. The additions include first of all a new home launcher. There is a Sony Smart Social camera offered as well. There is also Xperia Theme support and support for the launching of a number of Small Apps. Finally there is a new Stamina mode for the battery.
The Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.3 update is a large one. According to publications its size is a hefty 793 MB. The update can only be acquired via PC Companion or via the Sony Update service. That means users of Xperia Z tablets will not be able to download the update over the air. But it offers improved experiences with the tablet. The Android 4.3 version is not the last one.
Many users would like to get the new Android 4.4 KitKat on their Xperia Tablet Z devices. But they will have to wait until the 4.4 version becomes available. Meanwhile the new update will meet a number of needs. It will help improve experiences with the new home launcher, the Sony Smart Social camera, the new support for the Small Apps and the Stamina mode.
Source: Xperia Blog