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Sony Xperia XZ1 update: Android 9 Pie OTA arrives as version 47.2.A.0.306

Sony was among the first OEMs to launch devices powered by Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box and these were the Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact, which came out in September 2017. Being premium phones, these two are part of Sony’s plans for the foreseeable future with respect to any software updates, be it major OS upgrades or monthly security patches.

On this page, we have all the details regarding the Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact software updates, news, release date, and changelogs as they happen. The page will be updated regularly to reflect the latest news and software releases of the moment.

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Sony Xperia XZ1 Pie update

Expected release date: Released on 10 November 2018

Although late, Android 9 Pie update is now available for both models as version 47.2.A.0.306.

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Software update timeline

Xperia XZ1

Date Software version Changelog
10 Nov 2018 47.2.A.0.306 | Android 9 Installs Android 9 Pie and October 2018 security patch
07 Aug 2018 47.1.A.12.270 | Android 8.0 August 2018 security patch
06 July 2018 47.1.A.12.235 | Android 8.0 July 2018 security patch
06 June 2018 47.1.A.12.205 | Android 8.0 June 2018 security patch
09 May 2018 47.1.A.12.179 | Android 8.0 May 2018 security patch
05 April 2018 47.1.A.12.145 | Android 8.0 April 2018 security patch
14 March 2018 47.1.A.12.119 | Android 8.0 March 2018 security patch
09 Feb 2018 47.1.A.12.75 | Android 8.0 February 2018 security patch, fixes for Spectre and Meltdown issues, updates to Xperia Home, and UI improvements
18 Dec 2017 47.1.A.8.49 | Android 8.0 December 2017 security patch

Xperia XZ1 Compact

Date Software version Changelog
10 Nov 2018 47.2.A.0.306 | Android 9 Installs Android 9 Pie and October 2018 security patch
07 Aug 2018 47.1.A.12.270 | Android 8.0 August 2018 security patch
06 July 2018 47.1.A.12.235 | Android 8.0 July 2018 security patch
06 June 2018 47.1.A.12.205 | Android 8.0 June 2018 security patch
09 May 2018 47.1.A.12.179 | Android 8.0 May 2018 security patch
05 April 2018 47.1.A.12.145 | Android 8.0 April 2018 security patch
14 March 2018 47.1.A.12.119 | Android 8.0 March 2018 security patch
09 Feb 2018 47.1.A.12.75 | Android 8.0 February 2018 security patch, fixes for Spectre and Meltdown issues, updates to Xperia Home, and UI improvements
18 Dec 2017 47.1.A.8.49 | Android 8.0 December 2017 security patch

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