Sony has already announced the Android 4.4 upgrade roadmap for its
smartphones which majorly included top-of-the-line devices. However, the
Sony support page for few Xperia smartphones suggest that Android 4.4
KitKat update might be coming for smartphones that include the Xperia SP
first spotted the support page and has posted a bunch of images of
Sony support pages that show Android version overviews for smartphones
like Xperia SP, Xperia T, Xperia TX, Xperia V and Xperia ZR.
Sony Xperia SP's support page clearly reveals Android 4.4 KitKat as the
'future version' for the smartphone, while other Xperia smartphones,
namely Xperia T, Xperia TX, Xperia V and Xperia ZR are seen listed with
'Under Investigation' Android 4.4 KitKat update.
In addition, the
Xperia Blog has also posted support page screenshots for the Xperia Z,
Xperia Z Ultra and Xperia ZL, which much like the Xperia SP, include
Android 4.4 KitKat as their 'future version'.
The Sony support
page listing suggests that the Japanese major might be considering the
Android 4.4 KitKat update for more Xperia smartphones in the future. As
of now, there is no exact time frame provided for the Xperia SP Android
4.4 KitKat update.
Earlier, Sony announced the Android 4.4 KitKat upgrade schedule for Xperia devices via its
official blog post and also revealed rollout plans for Android 4.3 Jelly
Bean that are likely due next month.
As per Sony, the Android 4.3
Jelly Bean update would be rolled out to devices such as Sony Xperia
SP, Sony Xperia Z, Sony Xperia ZL, Sony Xperia ZR, Sony Xperia Tablet Z,
Sony Xperia Z Ultra and Sony Xperia Z1 in December. The company further
revealed that Sony Xperia T, Sony Xperia TX and Sony Xperia V would
directly jump the software version and get the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
update, starting next month.
Additionally, as we mentioned
earlier, Sony had revealed the Android 4.4 KitKat rollout plan for its
top-end Xperia devices that included Sony Xperia Z1, Sony Xperia ZL,
Sony Xperia Tablet Z, Sony Xperia Z Ultra and Sony Xperia Z. However,
Sony did not mention a specific timeline for the upcoming Android 4.4