Even the age-old Sony Xperia Z3+ receives over-the-air Android 7.0 Nougat
As unbelievable as it may sound, the official Android 7.0 Nougat rollout has also reportedly started for Sony’s Xperia Z3 Plus.
Sony’s Android Nougat update timetable leaks out, though it’s a little too good to be true
An optimistic “Android N update strategy” from Sony makes the rumor rounds, calling for Xperia X Performance and XZ Nougat rollouts in October.
Qualcomm will reportedly not support Nougat on Snapdragon 800/801 Androids
It may not have been Sony’s decision to drop software support for the Xperia Z3, as all Snapdragon 800 and 801 phones could miss out on Nougat.
Sony has Nougat upgrades planned for a bunch of Xperia devices, but not the Z3 or Z3 Compact
While it’s nice to see Sony already confirming Nougat for the Xperia Z3+, Z5, X, X Performance and a few others, a Z3 snub would be inexcusable.
Sony’s “Soft Charging” feature is a great idea
It’s a feature that’s been introduced into a beta version of the latest Marshmallow AOSP. And it’ll help the battery not destroy itself quickly.
Sony joins the Android N Developer Preview club with Xperia Z3 support
Hankering to try out Google’s latest Android upgrade? Sony Android N Developer Preview support arrives for the Xperia Z3.
Sony pushes Marshmallow goodies to Xperia Z2 Tablet, more Z2 and Z3 phones
Sony’s roster of Android Marshmallow-updated devices keeps growing, with the Xperia Z2 Tablet and more Z2 and Z3 phones renewed software-wise.
Ask and ye shall receive: Sony confirms Stamina mode is returning to Xperias on Marshmallow
Stamina vs Doze Mode. Similar yet different, apparently. And soon to play nice with one another on Marshmallow-running Sony Xperia phones.
Sony spreads Marshmallow love to Xperia Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact
Hot on the heels of the Z5 family, Z3+ and Z4 Tablet, the Sony Xperia Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact are themselves updated to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Marshmallow reportedly rolls out to Sony Xperia Z5 family, Xperia Z3+, and Z4 Tablet globally
While Sony continues to keep mum on the matter of software updates, the Xperia Z5 series, Z3+ phone, and Z4 Tablet are quietly promoted to Marshmallow.
Marshmallow rolls out ‘from March 7’ for Sony Xperia Z5 series, Z4 Tablet, and Z3+
Not even a single Sony device can be updated over-the-air to fully polished Marshmallow yet, but that’s set to change in early March.
Sony Xperia Beta Program brings early Marshmallow to older hardware
Got an Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact, or Xperia Z2? Find out if you’re eligible to sign up for the Sony Xperia Beta Program for early Android 6.0 access.
Japanese operator lists Marshmallow-ready Sony devices, Xperia Z2 notably absent
NTT DoCoMo appears to suggest the Sony Xperia Z2, Z2 Tablet and C4, among others, won’t get updated to Marshmallow, at least in Japan.
Sony’s Marshmallow Concept program will apparently continue a while longer
The select group of Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact users already signed up to Sony’s experimental Marshmallow Concept project are up for extended support.
Sony Xperia Z3+ officially launches stateside, but does anyone still care?
While everybody’s craving for the Xperia Z5 and Z5 Premium, the Sony Xperia Z3+ has finally gone on sale in the US with a valid manufacturer warranty.
James Bond thinks the Sony Xperia Z4 is “not the best”
Way to kick Sony while its so, so down. Or, way to…
Sony brings Marshmallow to Xperia Z3 through Concept for Android program
Registered for the Sony Concept for Android Marshmallow program for your Xperia Z3 or Z3 Compact? The first builds are on their way out now.
Sony vows to update no less than 14 Xperia devices to Android 6.0 Marshmallow
According to official statements, at least 14 Sony Xperia gadgets will board the Android 6.0 Marshmallow bandwagon in the near future.
Sony’s near-stock “Concept for Android” software leaks
You can try the in-testing Sony Concept for Android ROM for yourself – all you need is an unlocked Z3.
Sony may be testing new custom UI for Xperia phones
Is there a new Sony Android skin about to enter public testing in Europe? See what the smartphone maker appears to be up to.
Snapdragon 810
Snapdragon 810 v2.1 appears to be at the core of the Xperia Z3+, Xperia Z4 Tablet
According to reports, Sony’s 2015 flagship, the Xperia Z3+, is powered by a revised Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 chip. Read more!
Sony Xperia Z3+ announced with Snapdragon 810 SoC, 3GB of RAM, and 20.7MP camera
The Sony Xperia Z3+ announced today is basically the same as the Japanese Xperia Z4, with the Snapdragon 810 SoC, 3GB of RAM, 20.7MP camera, and IP65/68 ratings.
Sony reminds us the Xperia Z3 is waterproof, unlike other flagships
In its latest ad, Sony reminds us all that the Xperia Z3 is a waterproof phone, unlike other flagships out there.
Sony Xperia RAW image format to be considered if there is demand
Sony Xperia RAW image format could very well be on its way in future updates, if there is popular demand, claims Sony, but not at the moment.
Sony Xperia Z4 vs Xperia Z3: picture comparison
Check out this Sony Xperia Z4 vs Xperia Z3 picture comparison, coming from Japan, showing off (the little) differences between the two models.