Most awaited news from Sony Mobile has just came up about android 4.4 KitKat update on Xperia devices, it is now CONFIRMED that Android 4.4 KitKat for Xperia Z, ZL, Z Ultra, Z1, Tablet Z will come very soon thought it is not expected this year obviously due to scheduling of android 4.3 update in December.
Sony Mobile as announced on their official blog that Xperia Z, ZL, Z Ultra, Z1, Tablet Z will be getting android 4.4 KitKat updates in future though no ETA has be given yet. Strange to see that Xperia ZR has not been named yet, may be they will do in future or they won’t it still remains a mystery.
[ Android 4.3 UPDATE - 7 November ]
Sony CONFIRMS Android 4.3 Coming in December on Xperia Z1, Z Ultra, Z, ZL, ZR, Tablet Z, SP, T, TX, V –
So in a short note we are confirming this as per mentioned by Sony Mobile statement.
We’re also happy to tell you about the first raft of Xperia products that we’ll make Android 4.4 Kit Kat available for – they are: Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia Tablet Z, Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Z1*.
Check out Sony Mobile Tweet :-
— Sony Xperia News (@SonyMobileNews) November 7, 2013
Which Xperia Devices will get Android 4.4 KitKat update and when ?
Android 4.4 KitKat for Xperia Z, ZL, Z Ultra, Z1, Tablet Z is confirmed. No ETA.
What is Strange here ?
Nothing mentioned for Xperia ZR, C, and SP.
As Sony says that Xperia Z, ZL, Z Ultra, Z1, Tablet Z are the first batch of devices getting android 4.4 KitKat update so it means we may see Xperia ZR, Xperia SP, Xperia C soon joining the list.
When should we expect it to come ?
As in December Sony is rolling out android 4.3 update for Xperia Z, ZL, Z Ultra, Tablet Z, Z1, ZR and Xperia SP, T, TX and V so we may see android 4.4 KitKat update next year in January 2014.
Other Devices which can get android 4.4 KitKat update ?
Other device which have very strong chances of getting android 4.4 KitKat update is Xperia T, TX and Xperia V.
No Android 4.4 KitKat update for :-
No updates for Xperia S, SL, Acro S, Ion, P, J, L, Tipo, Miro confirmed.
Read Official Sony Statement on Android 4.4 KitKat update