Sony Xperia ZR is now receiving the official Android 4.4.2 KitKat update from Sony Mobile via Sony PC Companion and Sony Bridge for MAC. It delivers a new set of improvements such as Creative Effect, colorful emoji and built-in screenshot menu just like with Xperia Z and Xperia ZL.
Sony Xperia ZR Goes Android KitKat
Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware for Sony Xperia ZR is now seeding via Sony PC Companion for Windows computers and Sony Bridge for MAC which brings several enhancements and improvements.
-????????? Android 4.4.2 KitKat with many new features and enhancements
-????????? Several camera improvements such as Creative Effect video
-????????? Personalization on messages with colorful emoji
-????????? Screenshots now easy with a built-in screenshot menu
-????????? Latest software updates on Sony?s native applications
Sony Xperia ZR C550X users will receive the firmware build 10.5.A.0.230 once upgraded to Android 4.4.2 KitKat. It initially arrived in Taiwan for the 3G HSPA+ model known as C5502 and C5503 LTE variant in Hong Kong and the Nordics. Users from other territories will receive it soon as the update is being released gradually.
Completion of Xperia Z Series Update
Sony Xperia ZR Android 4.4.2 update release will soon complete the major firmware upgrades for the Sony Xperia Z series. According to sources, Sony Xperia Tablet Z Wi-Fi might be the last in line to receive the update.
So far, Sony Mobile has already released the official Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the following Xperia Z devices:
-????????? Xperia Z1, Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Z1 Compact
-????????? Xperia Z, Xperia ZL and Xperia Tablet Z LTE
-????????? Xperia ZR
Once every device in the Xperia Z line has been upgraded, Sony Mobile will push out Android 4.4.2 KitKat for Xperia T2 Ultra, Xperia M2 and Xperia E1 smartphones on July 2014. However, the company remains silent regarding the 2013 smartphones such as Xperia SP which has been rumored to receive it on July as well.
Xperia T, Xperia TX and Xperia V are also under investigation until now regarding Android 4.4.2 KitKat. Users should be aware that Sony may prevent any further upgrades if the 18-month software support expiration occurs.
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