Android 4.4: Sony Rolls Out Kitkat for Xperia Z And Co.

The update is finally here: according to a post on the Sony blog, the roll-out of Android starts 4.4 KitKat for the Xperia Z, ZL, ZR, and the tablet of Z on Wednesday, May 21 2014th included are also some Sony’s own functions and new apps in addition to the General features of KitKat. The Xperia Z Ultra and Z1 Z1 Compact have received already the end of March the new operating system version.
The update is available at first only “in selected markets”, as stated in the blog post. Which countries Sony has in the visor, is unfortunately still unknown. With a Sony Xperia Z we had in this country yet, no way to get the new version. In each case we look forward to the update, because it should bring some significant changes. This manifests itself in improved performance and a revised user interface.
Changes to Various Sony Apps
Sony added these changes to get updates for your own apps – there is a new design and more features such as the Messenger. Modified animations when sending and enhanced Emoji support are also part of the update as adjustments to your E-Mail program and the camera app. From July the next Smartphone with Android should be considered then 4.4 KitKat, including the Xperia T2 Ultra, Xperia E1 and Xperia M2. If this continues, the message from April will be soon obsolete: at the time ran the KitKat version only 5.3 percent of all Android smartphones.