Sony confirms Xperia Android 6.0 Marshmallow update plan

Earlier today Google started pushing Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to its Nexus smartphones and few of its first generation Android One smartphones. After the official announcement of HTC, Motorola, and T-Mobile plan of Android 6.0 Marshmallow update, now Sony Mobiles confirms Xperia Marshmallow plan. All the devices in the Xperia Z2, Z3, Z4 and Z5 will receive the upgrade along with few other mid-rangers like Xperia Z4, C5 Ultra, M4, and M5. The users of Xperia Z, Xperia ZR, Xperia ZL, Xperia Tablet Z, Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra will sad to hear that their models are not listed below. So, these devices will stuck on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS.

The following is the complete list of Xperia smartphone which would be updated to Google latest OS. The dual SIM variants of below smartphones will also get software update.

Sony Xperia devices getting Android 6.0 Marshmallow update:

  • Xperia C4
  • Xperia C5 Ultra
  • Xperia M4 Aqua
  • Xperia M5
  • Xperia Z2
  • Xperia Z2 Tablet
  • Xperia Z3
  • Xperia Z3 Compact
  • Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact
  • Xperia Z3+
  • Xperia Z4 Tablet
  • Xperia Z5 Compact
  • Xperia Z5 Premium
  • Xperia Z5

The Android 6.0 Marshmallow brings new features like improved battery with Doze, app permissions, now on top, fingerprint sensor. Sony might add Xperia Z1 to its list once all the above devices are being upgraded to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

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