Phones that will Receive 4.3 Jelly Bean and 4.4 Kit Kat Android Update in future

Most of the Sony Smartphone users must be wondering as to when and which mobiles will be receiving Android Updates. Sony has released an official announcement stating the list of mobiles eligible for Android updates.

Phones eligible for 4.3 Jelly Bean Android Update


4.3 Jelly Bean Android Update will start rolling out from next month. Most of the Xperia Z series of phones will be receiving the update. Some of the older models will make a direct jump to 4.3 Jelly Bean update.

  • Xperia Z Ultra
  • Xperia Z1
  • Xperia Z
  • Xperia ZL
  • Xperia ZR
  • Xperia Tablet Z
  • Xperia SP
  • Xperia T
  • Xperia TX
  • Xperia V


  • Galaxy S3
  • Galaxy Note 2
  • Galaxy Mega 5.8
  • Galaxy S4 Mini
  • Galaxy S4 Zoom
  • Galaxy S4

Phones eligible for 4.4 Kit Kat Android Update


Sony’s 4.4 Kit Kat road map lists the following device. There is no official word on the timing or availability of the update. Upon release, Software will be rolled out in a phased manner and the timing and availability may change depending on the region and carriers.

  • Sony Xperia Z1 *
  • Sony Xperia Z Ultra
  • Sony Xperia Z
  • Sony Xperia ZL
  • Sony Xperia Tablet Z

As the 4.4 Kit Kat Android Update is optimized for older devices, we cannot roll out the possibilities that mid-range devices might also receive this update at some time in future.


HTC is expected to release the 4.4 Kit Kat Android Update in coming three months. There is a possibility that the devices might start receiving update by early February

  • HTC One
  • HTC One Play Edition
  • HTC One Dual SIM
  • HTC One Max
  • HTC One Mini
  • HTC Butterfly S

NEXUS Series

Nexus devices are expected to get the 4.4 Kit Kat Android update as early as next week, however, there is no word on the exact time frame.

  • Nexus 5 (Official 4.4 KitKat Launch Device)
  • Nexus 10
  • Nexus 7
  • Nexus 4
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition
  • HTC One Google Play Edition

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