Sony has announced that it has started rolling out the Android 4.4 Kit Kat update to a number of its devices, the update will start today in selected countries and will continue rolling out over the next few weeks.
The list of devices that are getting the Android 4.4 Kit Kat update include the Sony Xperia Z, the Xperia ZL, the Xperia ZR and the Xperia Tablet Z, they also announced some other updates to various Sony apps for each device.
We previously heard rumors about a Verizon Sony Xperia Z2, and now a photo of the handset has turned up on Sony’s website in Korea, along with Verizon branding on the back of the device, as you can see in the photo above.
As a reminder, the Sony Xperia Z2 comes with a 5.2 inch full high definition display that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, and the device also features a quad core 2.3GHz Snapdragon 801 processor from Qualcomm.
Sony has launched a new smartphone in Japan, the Sony Xperia A2, and the handset will be available with mobile carrier NTT DoCoMo in Japan.
There have been a number of rumors that the Sony Xperia A2 was Japan’s version of the Sony Xperia Z2 Compact, well it turns out that the Xperia A2 is just a refreshed version of the Xperia Z1 compact, and not a completely new device.
Sony has released its latest financial results for its fiscal year that ended on the 31st of March 2014, and the company also revealed details on how many of its Sony Xperia smartphones it sold.
Sony managed to sell a total of 39.1 million Xperia smartphones in 12 months, this is up around 20 percent for the same period in the previous year.
The Sony Xperia M2 was announced at MWC 2014 back in February, the handset has been available to pre-order since March, and it is now available to buy in the UK.
Retailer Unlocked Mobiles has the Sony Xperia M2 in stock, the handset is available for £224.98 including taxes, the price is for the unlocked version of the handset without a contract.
Sony has announced a new smartphone in Japan, the Sony Xperia ZL2, and the handset comes with similar specifications to the Sony Xperia Z2.