Japanese mobile phone maker Sony Mobile has started rolling out Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update to Xperia S devices. The update is being rolled out starting from France. This has been confirmed as, Sony Mobile France tweeted that the update is currently being pushed to Xperia S. Hopefully the update should come to India soon.
The update having the version number 6.1.A.2.55 bring in many new features to the smartphones including:
Improved Sony Media apps: WALKMAN, Album and Movies
New app called Socialife, which gathers all the information from your social networks. You can download it from Play.
Battery Stamina mode enhancements
Organise and search your apps in a new and faster way
Google Now made available
Other improvements include Project Butter enhancements, bug fixes and performance improvements.
Last month, Sony tweeted that they will be rolling out Jelly Bean 4.1 update to the Xperia P, Xperia Go, Xperia S, Xperia SL, Xperia Ion, and Xperia Acro S smartphones. They said the update was in 5th and final stage of development. Guess the update is ready and the company will eventually start rolling out the update to all the above mentioned devices.
In case you would like to buy the Sony Xperia S device now, here are the specifications. Xperia S sports a 4.3 inch capacitive touchscreen 720 x 1280 p display, Dual-core 1.5 GHz processor, 1 GB Ram, 12 MP rear camera, 1.3 MP front camera, 32 GB internal storage, connectivity features including Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB and HDMI and 1750 mAh battery. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 25,990.