Xperia XZ Premium leads Sony Android 8.0 Oreo releases

Xperia XZ Premium leads Sony Android 8.0 Oreo releases

It is also the personal fastest record for Sony, as it was previously notorious for failing to meet multiple updates' deadlines. The Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact were the first phones to be announced with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box, and shortly after their unveiling, Sony released a fairly extensive list of all the devices it would be updating to Oreo down the road. What it does is let you scan objects and faces in 3D which you can then share or 3D print. Sony had earlier announced this will come with Oreo back in August.

In any case, Sony Xperia XZ Premium (review) users in the above-mentioned regions will be able to experience Oreo and its features hands on. The Android phones boast of new camera lens but some users are not happy with the results most especially when photos are captured in wide angle lens.

Samsung has started rolling out a new software update for the Galaxy Note 8 and Galaxy S6 edge. In traditional sony style it has a 5.5 inch 4K display and run on the latest Android 7.1 Nougat. In terms of specifications Xperia XZ Premium is a beast and the company is also talking a lot about it's 13 MP rear camera. Besides that, they can also have fun with these 3D stickers and upload them to 3D communities such as Sketchfab or bring them to life as avatars with the camera's AR effect options, third-party apps or as a live wallpaper.

The Predictive Capture enables the camera to begin taking shots when it senses a smile even before the user hits the shutter button.

Autofocus burst basically keeps a sharp eye on moving objects to output blue-free action shots.

Other features are aptX HD support for compatible earphones, improved audio, and app shortcuts.

The update not only brings all the chocolatey goodness of Oreo but also new Sony-specific features.

App Shortcuts: The company has revamped the app shortcuts, which allow easy access to actions, menus by long pressing the app icon.

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