After rolling Android Nougat update for Sony Xperia Performance now you can also install Android 7.0 Nougat on Sony Xperia X, X Dual and X Compact devices using the Nougat firmware which comes with the 34.2.A.0.266 version. The Android Nougat update for the Sony Xperia XZ devices seems to spreading really quickly in Asia, Europe and Latin America, and stand confirmed for Australia, Vietnam, Turkey, Russia and Thailand. However, some of you who live outside of those countries will have to wait a few more days or even weeks for the update to hit your unit, as OTA updates are always rolled out in phases and it does take at least a week for the firmware to be sent out to all owners.
For those who do not know, Android Nougat is a major update from Google which comes redesigned notifications, longer battery life, improved Doze mode, more emojis and much more. However, if are a crazy Android lover then you might be interested how to install Android 7.0 Nougat on Sony Xperia X, X Dual and X Compact and get a taste of it as soon as possible.
If this is your desire than I have a good news as we have listed the official Android 7.0 Nougat firmware which can be flashed via Flash Tool, a software which is official and developed from Sony developers. Once, you have flashed the above firmware on your Sony smartphone a new notification will pop up saying a new update is available similar like that. This means, the Android 7.0 Nougat update has arrived officially over the air to your Sony Xperia XZ
Due to the large size of the update files, we would highly recommend downloading the Marshmallow FTP File only over a Wi-Fi network.
That’s it; Now you know how to update Sony X, X Dual and X Compact to Android 7.0 Nougat OS. But, we will also provide the Nougat FTP files once they have been available from Sony developers.