Sony is still one of the companies that most delivers support in the upgrades issue for their devices. Recently it started rolling out the May 2019 security update for some devices such as Xperia XZ3, Xperia XZ2, Xperia XA, XA Ultra, and Xperia E5. Today, the company rolling out the same patch for the two old high-end devices, the Xperia XZ1, and Xperia XZ1 Compact.
The update is rolling out now, but unfortunately, brings no changes to the operating system. The download weighs approximately 288 MB, and bumps up the software version number for version 47.2.A.10.62, and is based on Android 9.0 Pie.
The update is rolling out over the air so it’ll arrive slowly to users around the globe. Those interested can try to look for the update in the settings menu, or wait for the notification to arrive notifying the update.
Both the Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact are high-end devices and offer almost identical specifications except a few changes. The biggest change is the size, the compact variant is smaller.
Both phones come with Snapdragon 835 Processor, Adreno 540, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage and 19MP Motion Eye rear camera with Super Slow Motion and f/2.0 aperture.