The next Sony software rollout for Xperia Z Ultra, Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z1 Compact starts right about now
The update brings some of Sony's own experiences on Google's KitKat
release in addition to a few performance tweaks:
- Google's Android 4.4; KitKat as standard - bringing performance & UI optimisation?
- Sony has added its tweaked Status Bar and Quick Settings'
now more customisable and clean, to offer the notifications you really need
- If you've got a Sony PlayStation 4, you might recognize a new user interface - Sony added the same sleek launch animation and livewallpaper across the lock and home screens
- Sony is also uplifting its entire native app portfolio to the latest versions - bringing tweaked / improved / current experiences for Messaging, MyXperia, Smart Connect, Small apps, TrackID, TrackID
TV, Sony Select, Smart Social Camera and?
- Sony's Media apps: WALKMAN, Album and Movies, with Sony Entertainment Network cloud service integration - Sony
Entertainment Network & PlayMemories integration with a new UI and better download speeds
Next up, Sony will start rolling Android 4.4 KitKat for Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia Tablet Z - and Xperia ZR - from mid-Q2.
The company will also make Android 4.4; KitKat available for Xperia T2 Ultra, Xperia E1 and Xperia M2.