Xperia M Dual 15.5.A.0.18 firmware Android 4.3 update rolling

A week back Sony rolled android 4.3 15.4.A.0.23 firmware update for Xperia M officially and now the dual SIM variant Xperia M Dual has also been updated to android 4.3 15.5.A.0.18 firmware. Previously we saw 15.5.A.0.16 firmware getting certified on PTCRB for Xperia M dual while a higher build for android 4.3 has been officially rolled now.

15.5.A.0.18 firmware update is available over PC Companion and SUS for the time being. 15.5.A.0.18 firmware is confirmed in regions like Brazil and other regions of Europe. To update your Xperia M Dual, connect it to PC Companion and look for 15.5.A.0.18 firmware update notification as proceed as per on screen instructions. Present android version on Xperia M Dual C2004, C2005 is android 4.2.2. It is a hefty 770 MB+ update.

Xperia M Dual 15.5.A.0.18 firmware

Xperia M Dual 15.5.A.0.18 firmware changelog

  • New White Xperia UI.
  • Access to downloadable Xperia themes.
  • Sony Smart Social camera app.
  • New media apps viz. Walkman, Movies, Album.
  • Security enhancement.

For all those users who have not got 15.5.A.0.18 firmware update yet, download the 15.5.A.0.18 firmware ftf from below link for manual flashing.

Download 15.5.A.0.18 firmware ftf

#For C2004

Download Xperia M C2004_15.5.A.0.18_Generic_Brazil_1274-5443_R3C.ft
[ via – XDA user mbc07 ]

 We will soon post the link for C2005 ftf as soon as we get it. All those Xperia M Dual users who have updated to 15.5.A.0.18 firmware let us know, do you like it. Drop your comments below.

Xperia M 15.4.A.0.21 firmware, Xperia M Dual 15.5.A.0.16 firmware certified – Is it Android 4.3 ?

Xperia M which at present features android 4.1.2 version and Xperia M Dual features android 4.2.2 version, just now for both phones a major firmware is certified on PTCRB which seems as an upgrade to android version. Xperia M 15.4.A.0.21 firmware and Xperia M Dual 15.5.A.0.16 firmware is spotted on PTCRB besides some other firmwares which were certified a day before.

15.4.A.0.21 firmware is certified for Xperia M C1904 and C1905 which also saw 15.1.C.2.9 firmware and 15.1.C.2.8 firmware getting certified for it a day earlier. 15.5.A.0.16 firmware is certified for Xperia M Dual C2004 and C2005 which also saw 15.2.A.2.14 firmware getting certified a day earlier.

At present Xperia M is on 15.1.C.2.8 firmware which means a jump from 15.1.C.x.x to 15.4.A.x.xx firmware is huge update. Check below the 15.4.A.0.21 firmware certification for Xperia M on PTCRB page.

Xperia M 15.4.A.0.21 firmware Xperia M Dual is on 15.2.A.2.5 firmware which means it will be moved from 15.2.A.x.x to 15.5.a.x.xx, which again indicates a major update. Check below the 15.5.A.0.16  firmware certification for Xperia M Dual on PTCRB page.

Xperia M Dual 15.5.A.0.16 firmware

Rumors which these firmware certifications for Xperia M and Xperia M Dual has started that they might bring Android 4.3 update for them, though Sony didn’t mention about them in their android 4.3 update plan but a few days back we saw Vodafone Australia confirming that android 4.3 for Xperia M is in testing and it may come if everything goes right.

We hope if it is android 4.3 update anyhow, Sony should also roll it for Xperia L and Xperia C. Excited Xperia M and Xperia M Dual users, let us know. Drop your comments below.