Android 4.4.2 KitKat: Sony Xperia Z2, Sony Z2 Tablet Get Update

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
May 26, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

The Sony Xperia Z2 and Z2 tablet just got a software update from Sony for Android 4.4.2 KitKat.

Xperiablog says that “a new firmware update is currently rolling out to owners of the Sony Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet. The update moves the build number to 17.1.1.A.0.402. We don’t know the exact improvements that have been pushed through so far, if you’ve updated let us know what changes you’ve noticed below.”

It adds: “Initial reports suggest an improvement in touchscreen sensitivity and performance enhancements. Whether the Xperia Z2′s 4K recording performance has been optimised to avoid shutdowns remains to be seen. “

According to the blog, the update is available for both the D6502 (HSPA+) and D6503 (LTE) Xperia Z2 versions. The Z2 Tablet’s LTE (SGP521) and Wi-Fi variants (SGP511/SGP512) have the update as well.

The Android 4.4 KitKat update was rolled out for the new Xperia phones, including the Xperia Z1, Xperia Z1 Compact, and Xperia Z Ultra, according to Gadgets NDTV.

Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.