Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update On Sony Xperia Z, Z1, Z2, And Z3

Android 6.0 Marshmallow update comes live on the listed Sony Xperia (Z, Z1, Z2 and Z3 compact) devices and it’s quite fortunate that those ones were included. If you are using Sony Xperia, the next thing you might be thinking is that would you be able to get Android 6.0 Marshmallow update on your device? And responds to getting Android 6.0 Marshmallow update on Sony Xperia is simple and straight forward.

Few of Sony Xperia devices were eligible for this technical preview and here, we are sharing the full list of Sony Xperia that fortunate to fall in this category.

Fortunately enough, a Japanese company collated the list of Xperia Model that will run on the yet to release Android 6.0 Marshmallow which we are all expecting soon and they are listed below. Note at the back of your mind that the Android M for Xperia devices does not have the same API level as the one of Nexus devices but the fact it, Xperia device user can at the same time have a taste of Android 6.0 Marshmallow on their device.

Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Nothing is changing concerning the Xperia API; it’s still tied to Lollipop MR1 which tends to let users have a preview of M developers.

Full List of Sony Xperia That Will Have a preview of Android 6.0 Marshmallow

The following Sony Xperia devices will have a taste of Android M preview.

  • Xperia Z3 Plus
  • Xperia Z4 Tablet/WiFi
  • Xperia Z3
  • Xperia Z3 Compact
  • Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact
  • Xperia Z2 Tablet
  • Xperia Z2
  • Xperia Z1
  • Xperia Z1 Compact
  • Xperia Z1 Ultra
  • Xperia Z
  • Xperia ZL
  • Xperia Tablet Z

Reasons Why Most Sony Xperia Were Included On The List

Sony Xperia Z4 and Z3 plus were included on the list of Xperia device that will benefits the Android M OS update simply because the original equipment manufacturers offers software support for their device for 18 month before the mentioned phones will exhaust their life cycle.

In the case of Xperia Z2, it will receive the final software update of the Android M, because their life cycle is terminating by the end of this year, 2015.

Finally, Android 6.0 Marshmallow is expected to have Lollipop interface and will earn users a better experience to help fixes bugs and brings about better improvement.


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