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Which Sony Xperia devices get the Android 6.0 Marshmallow treatment?

These are the Sony Xperia devices that are getting the Android 6.0 Marshmallow treatment! Since Google already released the factory images and OTAs for the Nexus devices so now it’s time for other smartphone makes to announce the devices they are picking for upgrades.


Sony Xperia Android 6.0 update
Sony is rather good at rolling out updtes, even if they mostly come much later than what happens with other device makers. The Android 6.0 plans for Sony Xperia devices go as far back as Xperia Z2.


Here is the full list for Sony Xperia devices that update to Android 6.0:


  • Xperia Z5,
  • Xperia Z5 Compact,
  • Xperia Z5 Premium,
  • Xperia Z4 Tablet,
  • Xperia Z3+,
  • Xperia Z3,
  • Xperia Z3 Compact,
  • Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact,
  • Xperia Z2,
  • Xperia Z2 Tablet,
  • Xperia M5,
  • Xperia C5 Ultra,
  • Xperia M4 Aqua
  • Xperia C4.


There’s no news on WHEN the update will come to any of these devices, so stay tuned! We’ve got you covered as soon as we find out!

Source: Sony Mobile


Sony announces Xperia C5 Ultra – twin 13MP cameras plus huge display

Sony just announced the Xperia C5 Ultra, its newest and biggest phone yet. Well, maybe not THE biggest, but still big. The device is 6-inch long and has a wide screen that stretches all the way to its edges. Another very important feature marketed by the manufacturer is the 13MP front camera that will offer you the best selfie quality yet, if you can hold on to the device while snapping a photo that is.


Xperia C5 Ultra



The Xperia C5 is not as powerful as its brother, the M5 that launched today also, but it still packs a nice punch in the mid-level smartphone niche.

What do I get from the C5 Ultra?


  • 64-bit MediaTek MTK6752 Octa-core processor (1.7 GHz)
  • 6” full hd screen at 1920 x 1080p)
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Main camera 13MP, front camera 13MP
  • 16GB storage plus MicroSD card slot
  • Android 5.0
  • 2930 mAh battery
  • Measurements: 164.2 x 79.6 x 8.2 mm.






What first draws your attention when it comes to this device is the huge screen. Then you may be enthralled by the twin cameras and the battery that Sony says will last for two days and run videos for around 8 hours straight.

The smartphone will be released on several markets in the following weeks. There is no official price released yet, and there is no news on the US availability at the moment.

Source: Sony Blog