Sony has started updating its Xperia Z model to the Android 4.4.4 KitKat based firmware. At the moment the update is available only in France but it should soon be available in all Xperia Z models worldwide.
The Xperia Z had been running Android 4.4.2 KitKat since May of this year and will now be getting the latest 4.4.4 update. However, users of the Sony Xperia Z will not be able to experience KitKat 4.4.3 as the company has decided to skip that update and will instead provide the 4.4.4 update to its users.
Sony has however, stated that users will be able to enjoy all of the improvements and bug fixes made by Google for both the Android 4.4.3 and the 4.4.4 versions of KitKat.
The new Android update for the owners of the Sony Xperia Z will be available over the air and users should soon receive notifications on their smartphones which will provide more information and the detailed steps on how to update their Sony Xperia Z to the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat.
The update will also be available to a host of other Sony devices such as the Sony Xperia XR, the Sony Xperia Tablet Z as well as the Sony Xperia ZL. With this latest android update Sony will have updated all of its latest mobile devices to the latest offering from Android – the Android KitKat 4.4.4. Sony has also released a raft of other devices and smartphones all of which will come preinstalled with the Android 4.4.4.