Sony Xperia T and Xperia TX Android 4.0.4 update brings Miracast Mirroring and Extended Standby

Sony Mobile has has started rolling out Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) update for Xperia T and Xperia TX that brings new features such as Micracast Screen Mirroring, Extended Standby Mode and Media apps such as WALKMAN, Album and Movies. This update would would also bring HD Voice capabilities for the Xperia T. Sony recently announced Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) update for both the Xperia T and Xperia TX, but this minor update brings some nice features for the Xperia T and TX owners.

The Miracast Mirroring is based on WiFi direct that lets you view the phone’s display including games and movies wirelessly on WiFi-enabled TVs. The Extended Standby Mode feature would increase the standby duration by up to four times by shutting down background Apps and Sync. The HD Voice feature offers improved voice quality by filtering out background noise.

Xperia T and Xperia TX users will get a notification regarding the update. It would be available Over the Air (OTA) (depending on the regions and carriers) and via PC Companion on Windows/ Bridge for Mac. It would be rolled out globally over the next few weeks starting this week and the availability might vary across different carriers and countries.


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