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Xperia XZ2 update: April 2019 security patch rolling out

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April 22, 2019: Sony is rolling out a new update to the Xperia XZ2, XZ2 Compact, and XZ2 Premium as version 52.0.A.8.25. The update installs a new security patch for April 2019.

The update is rolling out over the air, meaning it will take time to reach all units of the trio.

March 14, 2019: A new update is available for the trio of Xperia XZ2 phones as version 52.0.A.8.14 and with it comes the latest March 2019 security patch, bug fixes, and performance improvements.

February 12, 2019: Owners of the Xperia XZ2, XZ2 Compact, and XZ2 Premium are receiving a software update to version 52.0.A.3.202 that installs February 2019 security patch.

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Software updates timeline

Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact

  • The duo receives the same firmware updates
Date Firmware version Changelog
11 Apr 2019 52.0.A.8.25 | Android 9 April 2019 security patch
14 Mar 2019 52.0.A.8.14 | Android 9 March 2019 security patch
12 Feb 2019 52.0.A.3.202 | Android 9 February 2019 security patch
17 Jan 2019 52.0.A.3.163 | Android 9 January 2019 security patch
07 Dec 2018 52.0.A.3.126 | Android 9 December 2018 security patch
12 Oct 2018 52.0.A.3.27 | Android 9 Installs Android 9 Pie stable and October 2018 security patch
14 Sep 2018 51.1.A.11.51 | Android 8.0 September 2018 security patch
08 Aug 2018 51.1.A.11.26 | Android 8.0 August 2018 security patch
13 July 2018 51.1.A.4.265 | Android 8.0 July 2018 security patch
12 June 2018 51.1.A.4.225 | Android 8.0 June 2018 security patch
11 May 2018 51.1.A.4.173 | Android 8.0 May 2018 security patch
09 Apr 2018 51.1.A.3.159 | Android 8.0 April 2018 security patch

Xperia XZ2 Premium

Date Firmware version Changelog
11 Apr 2019 52.0.A.8.25 | Android 9 April 2019 security patch
14 Mar 2019 52.0.A.8.14 | Android 9 March 2019 security patch
12 Feb 2019 52.0.A.3.202 | Android 9 February 2019 security patch
17 Jan 2019 52.0.A.3.163 | Android 9 January 2019 security patch
07 Dec 2018 52.0.A.3.126 | Android 9 December 2018 security patch
15 Nov 2018 52.0.A.3.84 | Android 9.0 Installs Android 9 Pie and November 2018 security patch
14 Sep 2018 51.1.A.11.51 | Android 8.0 September 2018 security patch
09 Aug 2018 51.1.A.12.27 | Android 8.0 August 2018 security patch, Bokeh and Monochrome camera modes

Xperia XZ2 Android Pie update

 Device  Current OS Android Pie update
Xperia XZ2 Android 9 Pie Released on 12 October 2018
Xperia XZ2 Compact Android 9 Pie Released on 12 October 2018
Xperia XZ2 Premium Android 9 Pie Released on 15 November 2018

As of November 15, 2018, users of the Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Compact, and Xperia XZ2 Premium have access to Android 9 Pie update.

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