Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Update is finally seeding on Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact. Xperia Z3 Android 5.0.2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware is now being reported in Nordic regions, Norway, Denmark, Sweden as reported by many users. Update is available for download via XperiFirm tool and via PC Companion also now.
23.1.A.0.690 firmware follows the same old 3.4.0 Kernel which was also spotted on 23.1.A.0.632 firmware running on Xperia Z3 at MWC 2015. Update is confirmed on Xperia Z3 D6603 LTE version for the time being. Sony has officially confirmed the new on their blog also and for next Xperia “Z” series handsets it will roll in next 2 weeks timeframe.
Xperia Z3 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Update
Update is now available via PC Companion.
Check out the about phone screenshot of Android 5.0.2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware below.
Xperia Z3 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 firmware changelog
- Material Design UI.
- New Xperia Themes and wallpapers.
- White system UI.
- Updated Sony Media apps with material design UI.
- ART runtime.
- New Quick settings.
- New Notification screen with an option to see on lock screen.
- New navigation keys.
- Multi-user profile and guest mode.
- Move apps to SD card feature.
Download Xperia Z3 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ftf
You might not have got 23.1.A.0.690 firmware update yet via PC Companion on your Xperia Z3, so if you are looking to update it right away, use the below link to download 23.1.A.0.690 ftf and flash using Xperia Flash Tool (check this link for flashing instructions). It is not available in India yet.
For Xperia Z3 D6603 Nordic NCB
For Xperia Z3 D6603 Baltic Generic
Download D6603_Customized BAL_1288-5530_23.1.A.0.690_R3C.ftf
[ via user Desperanto86 ]
[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 Compact users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.
[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z2 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.
We will keep you updated as soon more info comes on 23.1.A.0.690 firmware global release.
Pic Credits : tseyksuli, Thanks Dennis Sievert for screenshots and ftf!