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Xperia Z5 / Z5 Compact update rolling out with stagefright fix

Sony is now rolling out an update for the Xperia Z5, Z5 Dual and Z5 Compact, bringing a full stagefright fix, updated camera and better heat management.
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October 30, 2015
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Sony has begun rolling out a new update for the Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact, bringing with it a full fix for the Stagefright exploit.

[related_videos title=”Xperia Z5 in video:” align=”left” type=”custom” videos=”651295,650057,648868,640044,639843,639841″] As reported by XperiaBlog, the new update – which has build number 32.0.A.6.152 – is rolling out to the Xperia Z5 (model numbers E6602, E6653), Xperia Z5 Dual (E6633, E6683) and Xperia Z5 Compact (E5803, E5823) and weighs in at 281MB for an OTA update.

Alongside a full fix for the Stagefright exploit, the update also reportedly brings an improved camera, better heat management and more reliable fingerprint sensor. The update has begun rolling out to all variants of the handsets listed above but is dependent on region; on my UK-variant of the Xperia Z5, the update isn’t showing but others have reported the update is available. The update is also available via Sony’s PC Companion software and if it isn’t showing up on your handset, we’d check via the desktop application.

Have you got the update on your Xperia Z5 handset? If so, what do you think? Let us know your views in the comments below guys and don’t forget to include your country as well as which model number you’re using.