Sony Xperia E1, E1 Dual getting Android 4.4 KitKat

sony xperia e1 dual

Sony has announced in a blog post that it has started rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat update for its Xperia E1 and E1 Dual devices. The update is available Over The Air (OTA)  and through PC Companion.


The update brings :

Performance and UI optimisation

Tweaked status bar and quick settings

Sleek launch animation and livewallpaper across the lock and home screens (like on the PS4)

Option to move apps between internal storage and memory card

Sony’s native app portfolio : Messaging, Smart Connect, TrackID, Sony Select, and Battery STAMINA Mode

Sony’s Media apps: WALKMAN, Album and Movies

Sony Xperia themes with UI packs


Sony has also announced that Xperia m2 and Xperia M2 Dual will be the next in line to get KitKat update.

Note : The updates are released in phases and may take some time reaching your device.

Sony Xperia T3 launched in India for Rs. 27,990

sony xperia t3

Sony India has launched Xperia T3 in the country. Originally introduced last month, Xperia T3 has been priced in India at Rs. 27,990 and will be available next week.

Sony Xperia T3 has got a 5.3 inch TRILUMINOS HD display and runs Android 4.4 KitKat on a 1.4GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor. The device has got 8GB of internal storage (expandable) along with 1GB of RAM. Xperia T3 packs an 8MP rear camera with auto focus Sony Exmor RS for mobile image sensor, LED flash and 1.1MP front camera (720p).

Xperia T3 supports 3G, Bluetooth, WiFi, NFC, aGPS and has a 2500mAh battery.

Sony Xperia T3 will be available in Black, Purple and White colour variants.