Xperia Z2, Z2 Tablet Lollipop update rolling now globally

Earlier in mid-March Sony rolled Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update for Xperia “Z3” and Xperia “Z2” series but the update was limited to only Nordics and Baltic regions. As per the latest announcement made by Sony Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update is now rolling globally for Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet.

Just now, Xperia Z2 D6502/L50w has got Android 5.0.2 Lollipop (23.1.A.0.690 firmware) update in regions Vietnam, Singapore, Ukraine, Thailand, MENA Arabic, Generic LAM, USA, India. Xperia Z2 Tablet SGP521 users are reporting Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update in Saudi Arabia and Thailand now.

Android Lollipop update rolling globally

Xperia Z2 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 firmware is now available in India for D6502.

[ UPDATEHow to download Lollipop firmware via XperiFirm Tool?

[ UPDATEHow to flash Xperia Z2/Z3 23.1.A.0.690 ftf using Flashtool Manually ?

Update is now available via PC Companion and notification can be seen in Update Center app but can only be downloaded via PC.

Xperia Z2 D6502 23.1.A.0.690 firmware update in India

Xperia Z2 PC Companion 23.1.A.0.690 firmware update

Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware India

Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware OTA update

Sony has also tweeted stating the same:

Download Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ftf

Check this link for flashing ftf tutorial.

For D6502 INDIA region

Download D6502_23.1.A.0.690_INDIA_GIZMOBOLT.ftf

Xperia Z2 Lollipop update INDIA

For D6503

For MENA Arabic Region

Download D6503_23.1.A.0.690_Customized_MEA.ftf
[by XDA user Haminjuri ]

We will update the post with regional 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ftf files as soon as all region get it.

Have you got Xperia Z2 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update in your region, let us know. Drop your comments below.

How to get root on Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop

Sony is finally done with rolling first script of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet in Baltic and Nordic regions for the LTE variants. While many regions and HSPA+ variants of the device has not got the update yet, we are still waiting for the second script of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update to roll out quickly.

Meanwhile, if you have updated your Xperia Z2 D6503 on Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 firmware and looking for the root, then now a method to access root on 23.1.A.0.690 firmware is available.

Root on Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware

To get root on 23.1.A.0.690 firmware, you must have already custom recovery installed on your Xperia Z2 running Android 4.4 KitKat.

Below posted pre-rooted flashable zip of 23.1.A.0.690 firmware works on both locked and unlocked bootloader handsets. It doesn’t have any working recovery installed yet (firmware is from Baltic region). Make a backup of your data before proceeding.

To Download D6503_Customized BAL_1282-…XZDR2.8.3.zip

[ Copy paste the full link text given below in address bar ] https://mega.co.nz/#!RI93CZ6T!5wc4wWQpsur5iEuFuPjsUmGaXsfPwqibv64qfXK KDLw

Flashing Instruction: Flash the above zip file in recovery, wiping all data.

NOTE for D6502 users: All those D6502 users who have flashed above zip file, kindly flash the below-mentioned file which contains “d6502 working baseband”.

Flash this zip file just after you have flashed the above-posted ROM zip file.

Download 6502_Baseband_V2.zip

root on Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware

It is found that image enhancement files are missing from the Xperia Z2 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 firmware so X-Reality and Super Vivid Mode are not working, so in order to fix this problem, check out the fix given below.

How to fix issue of Image enhancement files missing from Xperia Z2 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ?

Once Sony rolls Android 5.0.2 Lollipop on D6502, we will update the firmware ftf files.

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 Compact users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATEXperia Z2 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

[ UPDATEXperia Z2 Tablet users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z2 Tablet 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

[ UPDATEXperia Z3 Tablet Compact users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

If you have already got the Lollipop update, let us know your views. Drop your comments below.

via – XDA (Rooted zip by niaboc79, D6502 Baseband zip by adyscorpius)

Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

Today Sony rolled Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on Xperia Z2, Xperia Z2 Tablet & Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact and yesterday we saw the same update rolling on Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact in form of 23.1.A.0.690 firmware build.

Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact is confirmed first in Baltic and Nordic regions, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway. Other regions of the world haven’t reported the update yet.

Xperia Z3 Tablet Android 5.0.2 Update

Check out the about phone screenshot of Lollipop update on Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact.

[ UPDATEHow to download Lollipop firmware via XperiFirm Tool?

[ UPDATEHow to flash Xperia Z2/Z3 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 ftf using Flashtool Manually ?

Xperia Z3 Tablet Android 5.0.2 Update

Download Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ftf

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 Tablet Compact SGP611 16GB Wi-Fi 

Download SGP611_23.1.A.0.690_SGP611_Customized NCB.ftf
[ by Xenn0X ]

For Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact SGP612 32GB Wi-Fi

Download SGP612_23.1.A.0.690_Generic.ftf
[ by Sean09 ]

Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact 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.

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 Compact users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATE Xperia Z2 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

[ UPDATE Xperia Z2 Tablet users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z2 Tablet 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

We will keep you updated once more info comes in for global release of the update. Drop your comments below.

Image Credits: Jiyeon90

Xperia Z2 Tablet 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

Sony has officially rolled Android 5.0.2 Lollipop today on Xperia “Z2” series and now both Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet (Wi-Fi/LTE) are on Android 5.0.2 version. A day before Sony rolled Android 5.0.2 update on Xperia Z3, Xperia Z3 Compact and Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact.

Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update is so far confirmed in Baltics and Nodric regions, Sweden, Norway and Denmark and Sony mentions it as “first script” of Lollipop update. Update is confirmed on both LTE and Wi-Fi varaints of Xperia Z2 Tablet.

Xperia Z2 Tablet Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

Check out the availaibilty of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop in various regions on Xperia Z2 Tablet via XperiFirm software.

[ UPDATEHow to download Lollipop firmware via XperiFirm Tool?

[ UPDATEHow to flash Xperia Z2/Z3 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 ftf using Flashtool Manually ?

Xperia Z2 Tablet 23.1.A.0.690 firmware

Download Xperia Z2 Tablet 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ftf

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 Z2 Tablet SGP521 – Baltic Generic

Download SGP521_23.1.A.0.690_Baltic Generic.ftf
[ by Bird40 ]

For Xperia Z2 Tablet SGP511 – Customized NCB

Download SGP511_1281-8175_23.1.A.0.690_CustomizedNCB.ftf
[ by Bird40 ]

Pre-Rooted Xperia Z2 Tablet 23.1.A.0.690 Flashable Zip

Instructions:

  • Download zip file from below.
  • Copy downloaded zip file on SD card.
  • Now go to recovery.
  • Factory reset your device (recommended).
  • Install the zip file and reboot your device.

For Xperia Z2 Tablet SGP511

Download Flashable_SGP511_23.1.A.0.69…_1281-8175.zip
[by kulvertti ]

For Xperia Z2 Tablet SGP521

Download SGP521_23.1.A.0.690_Baltic Generic_flashable.zip 
[by Bird40 ]

Xperia Z2 Tablet 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.

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 Compact users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATE Xperia Z2 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

We will keep you updated once other regions also start getting Android Lollipop update.

via – XDA, (Special thanks to Bird40) | Image Credits: kulvertti




Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

Yesterday Sony rolled Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact in form of 23.1.A.0.690 firmware build and now Android 5.0.2 is officially rolling on Xperia Z2 also. Sony has updated the same 23.1.A.0.690 firmware build on Xperia Z2 also.

Android 5.0.2 update on Xperia Z2 is confirmed rolling in Nordics & Baltic regions, specifically confirmed in Sweden, Norway, Denmark. It features old 3.4.0 Linux kernel. Update is confirmed on Xperia Z2 LTE D6503 variants, not seen on HSPA+ D6502 variants yet.

Xperia Z2 Android 5.0.2 Update

[ UPDATEHow to download Lollipop firmware via XperiFirm Tool?

[ UPDATEHow to flash Xperia Z2/Z3 23.1.A.0.690 ftf using Flashtool Manually ?

Below you can see the about phone screenshot of Xperia Z2 Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware

Xperia Z2 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 Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ftf

If you haven’t got the firmware update yet then 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 Z2 D6503 Baltic Generic

Download D6503_Lee480_XDA_Baltic_Generic_23.1.A.0.690.ftf
[ via lee480 ]

[ UPDATEHow to get root on Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop ?

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 Compact users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

We will keep you updated once Xperia Z2 Lollipop update rolls out globally.

Let us know if you have got it. Drop your comments below.

Image Credits: adamsmth663, lee480

Xperia Z3 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

Sony has officially rolled Android 5.0.2 update on Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact today in form of 23.1.A.0.690 firmware, same 23.1.A.0.690 firmware build is rolled on both devices. Update is confirmed in Nordics and Baltics regions as mentioned by Sony and has already been seen in Norway, Denmark, Sweden.

23.1.A.0.690 firmware brings Android 5.0.2 on Xperia Z3 Compact, with 3.4.0 kernel and is now available via PC Companion for download, no OTA seen yet. Sony will update the other Xperia “Z” series handsets after two weeks.

Xperia Z3 Compact Android 5.0.2 update

Below you can see 23.1.A.0.690 firmware update notification in PC Companion.

[ UPDATEHow to download Lollipop firmware via XperiFirm Tool?

[ UPDATEHow to flash Xperia Z2/Z3 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 ftf using Flashtool Manually ?

Xperia Z3 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware

Xperia Z3 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware about phone screenshot

Xperia Z3 Compact 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 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ftf

Use the below link to download 23.1.A.0.690 ftf for Xperia Z3 Compact and flash using Xperia Flash Tool (check this link for flashing instructions). Update not available in India yet.

For Xperia Z3 Compact D5803 Telenor SE

Download D5803_23.1.A.0.690_R4C_Telenor SE.ftf
[ via user kutaxov ]

[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z3 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATE Xperia Z2 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

We will keep on updating the post once more info comes in.

Have you got the update? Let us know. Drop your comments below.

Pic Credits : MacVader89, tankos.

Xperia Z3 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

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.

[ UPDATEHow to download Lollipop firmware via XperiFirm Tool?

[ UPDATEHow to flash Xperia Z2/Z3 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 ftf using Flashtool Manually ?

23.1.A.0.690 firmware PC Companion update

Xperia Z3 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop

Check out the about phone screenshot of Android 5.0.2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware below.

Android 5.0.2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware

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.

23.1.A.0.690 firmware Settings UI Xperia Z3 Android 5.0.2

 

23.1.A.0.690 firmware Xperia Z3 Androd 5.0.2 Quick settings

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

Download D6603_23.1.A.0.690_Customized_NCB.ftf

Android 5.0.2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware ftf

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.

Xperia Z3 Compact 23.1.A.0.690 firmware Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update rolling

[ UPDATE Xperia Z2 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.

Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware rolling – Android 5.0.2 Lollipop 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!