The Sony Xperia Z5, Z5 Premium, and Z5 Compact are now getting the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow treatment in Japan and in the US. The update has already been rolled out and is already since the 7th of March and is already hitting Xperia Z5 smartphones globally. As per the screenshots that Sony Japan revealed on their website, the update looks to be a promising one indeed.
Sony Xperia Z5 Phones Getting the Marshmallow Treatment
The new software version is now 32.1.F.0.43 for the Sony Xperia Z5 (SO-01H), Z5 Compact (SO-02H), and Z5 Premium (SO-03H). The forecast by the company’s blow reads that “hopefully means that the global rollout will be on the horizon very shortly.” Soon enough, it is and people with Z5 phones are already getting their Marshmallow updates.
In the year 2015, the Japanese company known for their smartphones made an announcement pertaining the release of the update for said devices, along with some of their other tech, by the first quarter of 2016. They have delivered such a promise with duly despite there are some rumors floating around that the roll-out for the update won’t come until the 2nd quarter of this year. Sony was very firm on such a promise to deliver the target within the specified timeframe.
So what’s in store for you if you own an Xperia Z5 smartphone? The Android 6.0 Marshmallow update will let you experience a ton of new features and improvements. These will certainly spice up your experience more with regards to the phone. Some new notable functionalities and improvements are the likes of Doze mode, Now on Tap, fingerprint scanner support, runtime permissions, a new notification area, simpler volume controls, Android Pay, screenshot options, RAM memory manager, apps and settings backup, microSD support, USB Type-C support, Google settings, app links, Direct Share, a redesigned app drawer, and other device optimizations.
The Z5 line of smartphones by Xperia is the company’s latest range of smartphones that are targeted for the higher-end markets. For their price, they offer optimum Android performance that is worth every penny spent into acquiring the smartphone. These phones promise on the 2-day battery life on a single charge (which delivers), along with a bevy of great features. Now, with the Android 6.0 update, the experience is sure to get better even further.
Those who have not yet acquired their Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for their Sony Xperia Z5 might want to ask their mobile carriers when it will arrive for them. The experience is indeed made even better and many individuals with the smartphone won’t be disappointed with the update.