Sony recently introduced Android 9.0 Pie update for its Xperia XZ3, Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact. Now, the company has announced the rollout of the latest Android operating system for its range of smartphones.
As per the company, the Xperia XZ Premium will receive the new update on October 26, 2018. Moving, Sony will then roll out the Pie update to Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact on October 26, 2018. Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium will get the new OS update on November. Lastly, the company has revealed that the mid-range smartphones i.e. Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra and Xperia XA2 Plus will be updated to Android 9.0 Pie starting from March 04, 2019.
With the latest Android 9.0 Pie version, users will get new gesture-based navigation coupled with new wellness features like Dashboard, which analyses the amount of time one speed on an application. The Pie update also brings new DND mode that turns the display in greyscale, while the Wind Down mode switches on Night Light when you are going to bed. Apart from this, there are new gesture controls, a new pill-shaped icon for navigations, refined notifications and Quick Settings, vertical volume controls and new power menu among others.
Meanwhile, the company recently slashed the prices of six Xperia smartphones in India. The brand has slashed the prices of Xperia XZ1, Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XA1, Xperia XA1 Plus, Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus.