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Sony infographic explains why Xperia owners can't use Android Pie right now

2 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

The other day, Sony revealed which of its handsets will be receiving Android 9.0 Pie, and when the update will be disseminated. Some time in November, the Sony Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Premium, Xperia XZ2 Compact, Xperia XZ Premium, Xperia XZ1, and Xperia XZ1 Compact should be rocking the latest build of Android. To explain why these models can't be updated right now, Sony created an infographic that goes through the entire process.
Phase one includes the delivery from Google of source files and more, inside a Platform Development Kit. The PDK allows the manufacture ...
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BlackBerry KEY2 receives August Android security update

BlackBerry KEY2 receives August Android security update

2 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

BlackBerry prides itself on making its version of the Android software it provides to licensees, safe and secure. To that end, it has been pretty good on updating its Android handsets with the most recent security updates. Today, it has started pushing out the Android August 5th security update for the BlackBerry KEY2. Keep in mind that the carrier-sold Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are just receiving the July security update, although that is not exactly comparing apples to apples.
The update weighs in at 400MB, and once it has arrived on your KEY2, make sure ...
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