Sony has released Android Jelly Bean official update to their flagship Xperia series phones Xperia S, SL and Acro S. Are you wanted to update your Android Ice cream Sandwich Xperia phone into Android Jelly Bean Xperia phone? Here we have given you the instructions to upgrade Android Jelly Bean on your Sony Xperia S, SL and Acro S.
Sony is one of the popular mobile manufacturing brands in the world. Their flagship series Xperia has received good response in worldwide with its unique features and performance. Sony has achieved good credibility among customers all over the world with their products like television, laptops, mobiles, etc. Sony had announced many high end phones in 2012 in their Xperia Series including Sony Xperia S, Sony Xperia SL, Sony Xperia Acro S, Sony Xperia Ion etc. All these phones have powered by dual core processor with Android Ice cream Sandwich 4 OS.
Most of the phone launched in last year comes with Android Ice cream Sandwich OS. People didn’t feel unhappy as ice cream sandwich is the top OS on that time. However, Google has upgraded their popular Android OS version from Ice cream to Jelly Bean. Android Jelly bean update has provided variety of key enhancements to the new devices.
In 2013 Sony has announced their flagship phone Sony Xperia Z powered by quad core processor and running on latest Android Jelly Bean OS and makes record sales in this year. With its unique feature of water proof and underwater photography support as well as Jelly Bean powered OS it is gaining good response from world market. They also announced another Phone Sony Xperia ZL with more enhanced deepwater photographic features and more with Jelly Bean OS.
So what about the old device which is launched in Ice cream Sandwich version of Android. People using Icecream Sandwich phone is wanted to upgrade their phones to Jelly Bean to enhance more and more features compared to previous OS in this year. By receiving continuous request from its valuable customers Sony has rolled out Android Jelly Bean update for their flagship series phones such as Sony Xperia S, Sony Xperia SL, and Sony Xperia Acro S. The company has also revealed that they will release Android Jelly Bean upgrade for Sony Xperia Ion soon.
Key enhancements of Android v4.1.2 Jelly Bean update
We know that Jelly Bean update for Sony Xperia phones is now available in world wide. Before going to update your Android Ice cream Sandwich OS to Android Jelly Bean update you may want to know the enhancement with the upgrade of Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2 update. We have listed key enhancement you can achieve with the latest Android Jelly Bean update in your Sony Xperia phone.
How to upgrade Android Jelly Bean OS to Sony Xperia S, SL and Acro S.
You have known the additional benefits of Jelly Bean update in your Sony Xperia Phone. Now, you want to update your Sony Xperia S, SL and Acro S phone from Ice cream Sandwich OS to Android Jelly Bean OS. We have given you the steps to get upgraded your device into Android Jelly Bean from the previous OS version. Read it carefully before you going to update your phone with 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update.
To get the latest updates of OS or softwares in your Sony Xperia phone wirelessly.
Go to Settings > About phone > Software updates > System updates. The availability of wireless updates depends on your country or operator. From reports it is known that upgrade of Android Jelly Bean version is now available in India. Sony has released Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS for Sony Xperia S, Xperia SL and Acro S on 29th May 2013.
If you want to know current software version of your device, Go to Settings > About phone > Build number / version.
You can also update your Sony Xperia S (LT26i), Xperia SL (LT26ii), Xperia Acro S (LT26w), Ion etc phone using computer (PC).
You need to download PC companion from the Sony mobile phone website. For the installation of latest Jelly Bean OS, download installation package to a temporary folder in your computer and then run the downloaded file. Follow the instructions that appear in the screen for the up gradation of your Sony phone.