Sony Xperia 10 & Xperia 10 Plus Gets Android 10 Update

Sony launched the Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus mid-range smartphones in February 2019 at Cellular World Congress. The units got here with Android 9 Pie-based Xperia UI out of the field. After a protracted wait, the Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus will get the Android 10 update.

Again in November 2019, the corporate formally confirmed that the Android 10 replace for the Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus might be launched in early 2020. Nevertheless, the COVID-19 pandemic could have delayed the discharge. The steady replace comes only a month after Xperia 10 units have been added to the Open Gadgets Program.

Sony releases Android 10 replace for Xperia 10 collection

The Android 10 replace with the construct quantity 53.1.A.2 is available in at 717.2MB of obtain measurement. It’s out there for each the one SIM and twin SIM variants in Russia. A wider rollout for different markets is anticipated quickly. It additionally consists of the March 2020 Android Safety Patch Stage.

If you’re , you may as well manually test for the most recent firmware replace. To take action, merely head over to Settings > System > Superior and faucet on ‘Software program replace’. In case the replace is on the market in your area, you’ll get an possibility to put in it. Apparently, the Android 10 replace for the Xperia 10 collection comes simply earlier than the Xperia 10 II (learn as ‘Xperia 10 Mark 2’) goes on sale.

Brings all the brand new options launched in Android 10

Whereas no changelog is talked about for this replace, it ought to embody all the brand new Android 10 options like improved privateness settings, higher notification controls, and system-wide darkish mode. Earlier this 12 months, the corporate launched the steady Android 10 replace for the Sony Xperia XZ3, Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Compact, and Xperia XZ2 Premium smartphones.

Sony launched the brand new Xperia 10 II as a successor to the final 12 months’s Xperia 10. This 12 months, the corporate skipped launching the Plus moniker. The brand new Sony Xperia 10 II comes with the most recent Android 10–primarily based Xperia UI out of the field. Each the Xperia 10 units got here with a tall 21:9 cinematic facet ratio.

The units supplied a 3.5mm headphone jack, side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and a USB Sort-C charging port. Coming to the variations, the Xperia 10 sports activities Snapdragon 630 chipset and 13MP + 5MP twin rear cameras. Then again, the Plus variant got here with a barely extra highly effective Snapdragon 636 chipset and 12MP + 8MP twin digicam setup.

With the new-gen Xperia 10 II, the corporate can also be providing an OLED show that provides exact color copy and glorious brightness ranges. It’s now out there for pre-orders within the Europe for EUR 370.