Sony Walkman 8.5.A.2.7 app update rolling – Material Design UI and compatible with Android Lollipop

Sony has updated its Walkman app to 8.5.A.2.7 version ( over previous 8.5.A.0.6 version ) which officially brings new material design UI to the app and compatibility with Android Lollipop version. Update also enables you now to use any sound equaliser from Play Store along with usual bug fixes and performance enhancement. Walkman app icon has also been modified as per new material design.

Sony Walkman 8.5.A.2.7 update is confirmed rolling on Xperia Z2. Official screenshots of Walkman 8.5.A.2.7 app confirms the new Sony Android Lollipop update soft navigation keys like we saw in previous Movie Creator 2.3.A.0.3 app update.

Walkman 8.5.A.2.7 app

Download Walkman 8.5.A.2.7 apk from below if you haven’t got the update yet ( we have extracted the apk from our Xperia Z2 ), working on non rooted Android 4.4 running Xperia devices ( compatibility with Android 4.3 unknown ). Update is 14 MB in size, rolled OTA via Sony Update Center app. Below posted apk is confirmed working on Nexus 7 2013, Xperia M2.

Download Walkman8.5.A.2.7.apk

Walkman 8.5.A.2.7 app

Download Walkman 8.5.A.2.7 apk

Walkman 8.5.A.2.7

Sony Walkman 8.5.A.2.7 app update

Sony Android Lollipop update soft navigation keys

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Thanks for the tip, Ben!

Sony NW-ZX2 Walkman launched at CES 2015 – First Look

Sony introduced its latest Walkman flagship NW-ZX2 over previous flagship model Sony ZX1 Walkman at CES 2015 earlier today. Sony ZX2 Walkman is expected to hit market at whooping price of $1200 ( approx. ).

It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS allowing you to download apps from Google Play Store. It has gold colored headphone jack, 128 GB of internal storage with micro SD card slot and claiming 60 hours of music playback. Bluetooth and NFC connectivity is available for pairing and wireless streaming. It support audio formats like DSD, AIFF, FLAC, WAV, Apple Lossless etc.

Sony NW-ZX2 Walkman

Check out the first look of Sony NW-ZX2 Walkman below, box content includes the Walkman itself, audio connecting cable and a leather pouch.

Sony ZX2 Walkman

Sony ZX2 Walkman unboxing

Sony ZX2 Walkman review

Sony ZX2 Walkman price $1200

Sony ZX2 Walkman hands on

Sony ZX2 Walkman video

Sony ZX2 Walkman first look

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via – TheVerge | Image Credits : @Zackbuks ( Digi-Wo )