Software versions & updates: Sony Xperia Z3

Use this page to identify software versions for the Sony Xperia Z3 as well as details on recent software updates.

 

 

 

Identify the device's current software version

 

23.1.C.0.399

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Scroll and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll and tap About phone.
  4. Read the Build number on the phone,
  5. Review the information in the Review software version details section below.

 

Review software version details

 

VERSIONRELEASE DATEENHANCEMENTSSTATUS

23.1.C.0.399

Android version 5.0.2

Software version 23.1.C.0.399

September 28, 2015

Messaging security improvements

Available September 28, 2015

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

23.1.C.0.385

Android version 5.0.2

Software version 23.1.C.0.385

June 3, 2015

  • Android Lollipop (5.0.2)
  • Band 12 support
  • VoLTE improvements
  • Device stability

Available June 3, 2015

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

23.0.D.1.123

Android version 4.4.4

Software version 23.0.D.1.123

October 15, 2014

This is the original software version for this phone.

Available October 15, 2014

If customers' devices meet the update requirements below, they can upgrade to the most current software version.

 

 

Determine update requirements

Customers' devices must meet the following requirements to update their software to the most current version:

  • Wi-Fi or cellular data connection
  • 50% or higher battery life
  • Available memory (File size is 1230 KB)

 

 

Update software versions

 

Update automatically over the air (OTA) for [Insert most recent software version]

  1. From the Home screen, tap the All apps key.
  2. Scroll and tap Update center.
  3. Tap the System tab.
  4. Tap on the available update, then tap

 

Update from a computer

  1. Install the PC Companion application on the computer you are using, if it is not already installed.
  2. Connect your device to the computer using a USB cable.
  3. Computer: Launch the PC Companion application. After a few moments, PC Companion detects your device and searches for new software for it.
  4. Device: When notifications appear in the status bar, follow the on-screen instructions to carry out the relevant software updates.