Official: Sony Xperia Smartphones list to get Android Oreo 8.0 update


Sony has finally confirmed the device list which will be eligible to get Android Oreo update. The Japanese Tech Giant has almost covered all the devices which were unveiled in 2016 or later. Few moments ago, Sony introduced Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact smartphones with Android O OS out of the box.

Sony Xperia Devices to get Android Oreo 8.0 (O) update

  • Xperia X
  • Xperia X Performance
  • Xperia XZ
  • Xperia X Compact
  • Xperia XZ Premium
  • Xperia XZs
  • Xperia XA1
  • Xperia XA1 Ultra
  • Xperia XA1 Plus
  • Xperia Touch

Above mentioned devices are officially confirmed to get Android O update. However, timing is not declared yet. The company is known to provide timely updates, at least for its flagship smartphones. As company discontinued “Z” series, no member of that family included of getting Oreo Update, But still, we can expect security updates time to time.


Moving on, Android O is the latest operating system from Google which comes with a comprehensive upgrade over last year’s Nougat OS. Below are some notable features of Android O:

  1. Redesigned setting
  2. Improved battery life
  3. Picture in Picture (PIP)
  4. Adaptive Icons
  5. Redesigned Battery Menu
  6. Improved Audio Quality
  7. New File Manager
  8. AutoFill API
  9. unknown sources

All in all, Android O has got a lot of improvements, but it will be interesting to see How the company implements on its Xperia devices.




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