Android 4.3 14.2.A.1.136 firmware which was about to roll on Xperia Z1, Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia Z1 Compact as it was in testing as per our report when 14.2.A.1.124 firmware was certified on PTCRB, it seems 14.2.A.1.136 firmware update is now seen on EMMA update servers in Baltic regions only for the time being. 14.2.A.1.136 firmware news came first from the legendary flastool developer “Androxyde“.
It is clear that 14.2.A.1.136 firmware update has not been rolled via PC Companion or SUS in any regions till now and is only available via EMMA Update Servers for Baltic region only and that for Xperia Z1 C6903, nothing seen for Xperia Z1 C6902 till now.[ UPDATE – 30 Jan ]
[ UPDATE – 29 Jan ]
14.2.A.1.136 firmware details via EMMA Update Servers
- Phone – Xperia Z1 C6903
- Firmware Build Number – 14.2.A.1.136
- Kernel Version – 3.4.0
- Baseband Version – 8974-AAAAANAZQ-10270028-35
- Android – 4.3 Jelly Bean
Software Info of 14.2.A.1.136 firmware
- Phone Software Version – 1274-8313_14.2.A.1.136
- Customization Version – 1276-2561
If you are keen to update your Xperia Z1 on this new 14.2.A.1.136 firmware then download the 14.2.A.1.136 firmware ftf from below and flash it via Flashtool.
Download Xperia Z1 14.2.A.1.136 firmware ftf
Note :- 14.2.A.1.136 ftf is available now 🙂 Only for C6903, Do not flash it on C6902 strictly.
Download C6903_14.2.A.1.136_Generic BAL.ftf | 847.9 MB
[ via – XDA user SirRobin78 ]
Direct Download Mirror Link
[ via XDA user Kingcool88 ]
[ via XDA user hkotaku ]
[ via XDA user efx_d3 ]
No root needed for flashing just heck below steps on how to flash 14.2.A.1.136 firmware ftf on Xperia Z1 with the help of flashtool. We have written the tutorial with taking Xperia Z1, same steps go for every Xperia 2012-2013-2014 device.
Xperia Z1 14.2.A.1.136 firmware Changelog
We are still trying to track all the changes seen in this new Xperia Z1 14.2.A.1.136 firmware.
- White Balance settings included.
Download White Balance Apk from Xperia Z1 14.2.A.1.136 firmware
- Touch Screen Response seems ok, same as before.
- Wi-Fi reception is same as before, no major improvement.
- No improvement in RAM management, same 500-600 MB free RAM.
- No App to SD card option.
- No new camera apps.
Same firmware is soon expected to hit via PC Companion also.
If you have downloaded the ftf from above and installed on your Xperia Z1, do share the 14.2.A.1.136 firmware changelog and screenshots with us. Drop your comments below.
Thanks TheCraig, SirRobin78 🙂