Sony has rolled Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update for Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z1 Compact today along with Xperia Z Ultra in the form of 14.5.A.0.242 firmware build. Xperia Z3 Dual also got Android 5.0.2 Lollipop 23.1.1.E.0.1 build today, rolling worldwide; mentioned by Sony officially.
Android 5.0.2 14.5.A.0.242 Lollipop firmware is confirmed for Xperia Z1 Compact D5503 in regions like Malaysia, Israel, Philippines, Hong Kong, Indonesia, MENA Arabic, Germany, Austria. Update is not live in India yet.
Xperia Z1 Compact 14.5.A.0.242 Lollipop update
Check out the about phone screenshot of 14.5.A.0.242 firmware running on Xperia Z1 Compact.
Download Xperia Z1 Compact 14.5.A.0.242 firmware ftf
If you haven’t got the update yet, use the below 14.5.A.0.242 firmware ftf/flashable zip to update your handset.
[ by XDA user Haminjuri ]
For D5503 – For Malaysia region
Download D5503_14.5.A.0.242_R2D_Customized MY.ftf
[ by XDA user mercury_beta ]
How to Flash above ftf, see this tutorial.
NOTE: 14.5.A.0.242 firmware update is LIVE via XperiFirm tool also, so if you want to download it from there and flash it on your Xperia Z1 Compact, use the below links:
UPDATE: Xperia Z1, Z Ultra users can update to 14.5.A.0.242 firmware by following below mentioned link:
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Image Credits: mercury_beta