Android 4.4 KitKat on the Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, and Xperia Tablet Z brings better overall performance and UI optimization. But there’s more to the update, which starts rolling out today “in selected markets,” with more to follow in the next weeks.
Enable pen mode on the Xperia Z1, double tap to wake on AOKP Xperia Z, ZR, and ZL
Intrepid XDA-Developers users found ways to make the Xperia Z1 work with passive styluses, similarly to the Z Ultra, and to activate the dormant double-tap to wake feature of the Xperia Z, ZR, and ZL (AOKP only).
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean arrives for the Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z
Sony just unveiled the Xperia ZR, a waterproof and dustproof handset with mid-range specifications and a 4.6-inch 720p display. We take a look at the specs and features of the Xperia ZR, plus an image gallery and presentation video.
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