Sony confesses to Nougat ‘inconsistencies’ on Z5, Z3+ and Z4 Tablet, rollout will re-commence ASAP

While it is sadly true that Nougat updates for the Xperia Z5, Z3+ and Z4 Tablet are halted, Sony vows to crush all bugs and restart the rollout “ASAP.”

Sony makes Nougat updates for Xperia Z5 ‘series’, Z3+ and, yes, Z4 Tablet official

Sony’s Android 7.0 Nougat updating tour de force officially continues with the Xperia Z5 Compact and Z4 Tablet.

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 Xperia X Performance gets pre-release Android 7.0 Nougat beta

Sony’s recently paused Xperia Beta Program is back on, with pre-release Android 7.0 Nougat builds soon to be available for the Xperia X Performance.

Sony Xperia Beta Program draws to a close, at least for the time being

As previously suggested, the Sony Xperia Beta Program has run its course for now, though you shouldn’t rule out its Nougat-flavored return in the fall.

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 Xperia Beta Program set to continue until ‘at least the middle of the year’

Although Marshmallow is officially rolling out to the Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact, the experimental Sony Xperia Beta Program isn’t done yet.

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.
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Unlocked Sony Xperia Z3 drops to palatable $250 at B&H Photo Video

250 bucks can hook a bargain-hunting Android enthusiast with a 3GB RAM-packing, water-resistant Sony Xperia Z3 right now on B&H.

Sony shows off what Android Marshmallow on Xperias is all about (video)

If you’re curious about a few of Sony’s proprietary Android Marshmallow tweaks, this 60-second video previews what’s coming for Xperia users.

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 testers make their voices heard: Don’t take away our Marshmallow

Users testing an early Sony Android Marshmallow release for the Xperia Z3 make their voices heard, and they’ve got no interest in Sony pulling the plug.

Sony Xperia Z5, Z5 Premium, and Z4 move one step closer to Marshmallow

Although Sony refuses to talk timelines, Android 6.0 Marshmallow updates are likely coming in January for the Xperia Z5, Z5 Premium, and Z4.

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…