Sony Ericsson to roll out Ice Cream Sandwich update for 2011 Xperia devices starting March 2012

Sony Ericsson has officially announced that the 2011 Xperia devices would receive the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update starting March 2012. They already announced the list of 2011 Xperia devices that would receive the update. They also shared different phases and activities of Sony Ericsson’s Android development earlier this month.

The first smartphones to get the upgrade are the Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S, Xperia neo V and the Xperia ray starting March end and April 2012. The Sony Ericsson Xperia arc, Xperia PLAY, Xperia neo, Xperia mini and mini pro, Xperia pro, Xperia active and the Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman would get the update between April end and early May.

This would be phased roll out over several weeks and it may vary based on a specific phone model and the county. Owners of the 2011 Xperia smartphone will receive a notification in the phone to download the software over the air via 3G or WiFi. They can also connect the phone to a computer and download it via PC companion.

Are you waiting for the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for your Xperia phone?

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