Posted on Jun 20 2013 - 8:10pm by Anurag Kumar

Wow it has happened finally, Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean has landed to Sony Xperia handsets. Sony has officially rolled out just Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware for Xperia ZL C6503, the European LTE version. The other series of Xperia ZL ( C6502, C6506 ) are to be reported yet. Previous Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean 10.1.1.A.1.253 was on Xperia ZL.

How to Install Xperia Z C6603 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware ftf file ?

How to Root Xperia ZL C6503 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 Firmware ?

Xperia ZL C6502 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware Details

Xperia ZL C6502 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware About Phone details

  • Phone Model – Xperia ZL C6502
  • Android Version – Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • Baseband version – 9x15A-ACEFWMAZQ-30110049-34
  • Kernel Version – 3.4.0
  • Build number – 10.3.A.0.423

Update Rolled location / handsets

  • Xperia ZL C6502 HSPA+ version in India.
  • Xperia ZL C6503 European LTE version.

Xperia ZL C6503 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware update via PCC

Well all Xperia ZL users, connect your phone to PC Companion see whether you have got the notification yet or not for Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware. Check for the notification as shown below.

Xperia ZL C6503 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware update via PCC

Xperia ZL C6503 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware updated reported in Singapore also :)

Install Manually Xperia ZL C6503/C6502 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware ftf file

Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware has just bee reported now, as soon as we get our hands on ftf file we will post the update links.

Download Xperia ZL C6503/C6502 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware ftf file

Download C6503_10.3.A.0​.423_MEA.ftf I 717 MB

Follow the given below guide to flash the ftf file…

How to Flash Xperia ZL C6503 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware ftf  file – Tutorial Guide

Xperia ZL C6503/C6502 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware Changelog / Bugs / REVIEW

  • Transparent navigation. Check it below.
  • Fresh new Media apps with latest version of each as compared to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean.
  • MyXperia App can found under Settings > Xperia.
  • DUALSHOCK3 Wireless Controller Settings option added.
  • In Notification panel, “Quick settings” option can add more settings option.
  • Support for 64 GB SD card now.
  • New widgets added both on homescreen and lockscreen.
  • Widgets can be added as Small App now. New Small Apps.
  • Butter smooth UI.

Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean has also been listed for Xperia Z C660X series on Sony Mobile Official site. Do check below notification.

Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean has also been listed for Xperia Z C6603

Sony Mobile ARM Facebook page has posted an exclusive news about Xperia Z / ZL android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.

Sony Mobile ARM Facebook page Xperia Z android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean on 7 July

“Happy news for everyone, June 24 from Sony Xperia ZL smartphone owners can update their Jelly Bean 4.2.2 version, and the Sony Xperia Z-July 07: The new update can be downloaded from: Please be patient, it is impossible to update provide all at once, it starts by country”

It seems very soon Xperia Z will also taste Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.

Xperia ZL C6503 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean 10.3.A.0.423 firmware

If you have got the update notification on your Xperia ZL, do let us know in comments. Also post the changelog and new features if you see any :P Now soon we can expect Xperia Z C660X series to come up with this firmware.

Thanks demonicjas and danieldp1990 from XDA :)

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25 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. Robert June 20, 2013 at 10:42 pm - Reply

    Kindly get the ftf file for 10.3.A.0.423 ?

  2. MArtha June 20, 2013 at 10:53 pm - Reply

    Region of uploaded ftf file for 10.3.A.0.423 ?

  3. Maarrof June 20, 2013 at 10:54 pm - Reply

    Update for Indian C6502 has come or not ?

  4. Male June 20, 2013 at 10:55 pm - Reply

    Got update of JB .423 for XZL in Malaysia :)

  5. Zoro June 20, 2013 at 11:02 pm - Reply

    Hello, Any news for JB 4.2.2 update for XZ ?

  6. zack June 20, 2013 at 11:03 pm - Reply

    Anyone updated XZL in UK on JB .423?

  7. RahulKoko June 20, 2013 at 11:05 pm - Reply

    Changelog of JB .423 ?

  8. Zumi June 20, 2013 at 11:07 pm - Reply

    No update here in India :(

  9. Marx June 20, 2013 at 11:18 pm - Reply

    is uploaded file Middle East region ?

  10. Raghu June 20, 2013 at 11:19 pm - Reply

    Updating here in India to Jb .423, Goa.

  11. Aarush June 20, 2013 at 11:21 pm - Reply

    Root gone after updating…any idea for rooting…

  12. Mirdul June 20, 2013 at 11:22 pm - Reply

    No notification yet here for JB .423 :/

  13. Mausam June 20, 2013 at 11:25 pm - Reply

    Great newS: ) soon my XZ will also get android 4.2.2 JB :)

  14. buggy June 20, 2013 at 11:25 pm - Reply

    Bugs, bugs please tell any bugs in this JB .423 ?

  15. Zoko June 20, 2013 at 11:26 pm - Reply

    I haven’t got notification yet…what to do should i flash the ftf ?

  16. Mic June 20, 2013 at 11:27 pm - Reply

    Wow the new update is great…new Xperia home launcher, new homescreen transparent bar, new media apps :)

  17. Rokor June 20, 2013 at 11:29 pm - Reply

    WTF where is 4.2.2 for XZ ? Why XZL first ?

  18. Manisha June 20, 2013 at 11:30 pm - Reply

    any chance of world ftf jb .423 file ?

  19. Albatro June 21, 2013 at 4:02 pm - Reply

    Got update of JB .423 for XZL in CHILE, South America.

    One thing. Now appear an “R” (roaming mode) And I must to activate to use data connection….

    • Anurag Kumar June 21, 2013 at 4:03 pm - Reply

      great :) do report bugs if you find any…

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