Sony Confirms the Late July Release of Android 5.1.1 Lollipop for Xperia Z2 and Z3 Series

Sony Japan has confirmed on their official website that Android 5.1.1 Lollipop will be available for Xperia Z2 and Z3 series at the end of this month. Xperia Z2 and Z3 series devices are very capable and their performance will further improve with the new Lollipop update.

There are a number of changes that the new update will offer to Xperia devices. Now the “Settings” icon will be displayed at the bottom of the screen “Back / Home / task” design of the icon will change.


Xperia Lollipop-Featured

The settings menu is completely redesigned. Icon designed are changed in settings screen and it will now look like in the image below.

Xperia Lollipop-settings


The user interface of “Quick Setup” is now changed. It will now look something like below.

Xperia Lollipop-Quick Setup


Design of all erase button is slightly changed.

Xperia Lollipop-All Erase


And there will be the new multitasking menu with an ‘x’ on every running app. You will be able to close that app either by tapping the x or simply swiping the app to either side.

Xperia Lollipop-multitasking


Moreover, you will be able to see the notifications on the lock screen now. for example when a new message arrives or an update is available, a notification will be displayed on the lock screen.

Xperia Lollipop-Notifications


Design of lock screen clock can now be changed.

Xperia Lollipop-clockAlong with all these, the date and time changing method is now changed and improved and the new update removes the “Update Center” app from the Xperia devices.


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Uzair Khalid
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