That went faster than expected: Sony has started the delivery of Android 11 for two other Xperia phones. Actually, the devices should get the latest Version of Android until later. GIGA explains what’s new with the Update to the Xperia 1 and Xperia 5 now move.


At the beginning of December, Sony has announced its schedule for the Update to Android 11 announced. Starting with the Xperia 1 II the Japanese wanted the new Version of Android, piece by piece, roll out on older Sony Smartphones. The Xperia 1 and Xperia 5 should be given to Sony is that at the end of January the Update, but the manufacturer seems to have its own schedule even.

Sony distributed the Update to Android 11, for Xperia 1 and Xperia 5

Because it appears that the Rollout of Android 11 for the two Sony Smartphones has already begun, as 9to5Google citing various Reddit users have reported. The Update will bring 1 GB on the scale and the Firmware Version of 55.2.A.0.630 wear. As the Android security level is 1. December 2020 specified.

Unclear that Android-11 is currently the markets in which Sony Update the Xperia 1 and Xperia 5 distributed. How often the delivery should not take place in a staggered manner, so as not to overload the Server. If you want to know whether the Update is already available, you can manually look in the settings afterwards.

What provides Android 11 everything:

Android 11: are the new Features

Sensational new features, there is not in Android 11. The new version of the operating system is limited to fine-tuning, not Revolution. For the user the most striking of the new-established division of the notification is likely to be a bar. This is divided into three areas: conversations, notifications, and silent. Thus, owners of Android Smartphones to get a better Overview of important notifications. Re-tuned privacy settings, a revised presentation of the media-Widgets in the notification center, a Central place for Smart-Home control in the Power menu and the option to Chat Apps by means of so-called “Bubbles” on top of other Android Apps to display are also. The latter we know already from the Facebook Messenger.