SONY XPERIA Z ULTRA Posts on XDA

Full Smart Social Camera Experience Ported to Android 4.3 Sony Xperia Devices

One of the more attractive aspects of the new Android 4.3 update on a number of Sony Xperia devices is what Sony calls the "Smart Social Camera." Originally exclusive to only the Xperia Z1, the camera software allows users to install additional Xperia-only camera apps for additional functions and features to enhance your photo and...

Sony Z Ultra GPe Android 4.4.2 KitKat Ported to Xperia Z1

Many Xperia users and non-users alike have been scratching their heads when Google revealed the Google Play edition (GPe) of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, also known as Sony Z Ultra, wondering why on earth Sony decided to put the much sought after pure Google experience on such a niche device. After all, a massive...

[OTA Captured] Android 4.4.2 Rolling Out for the Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition, Fixes Uninstall and Security Bugs!

We first got word that 4.4.2 was being released to the Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition earlier today, when XDA Forum Member cob2004 posted a few screenshots and detailed his experiences with the update. In addition to bumping up the Android version to 4.4.2, the 444.1 MB full install OTA also fixes a few of the very...

Android 4.3 Rolling Out to Sony Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra

Just a couple of days ago, we saw leaks of the third iteration of Android Jellybean for the Sony Xperia Z and ZL appear in the XDA forums. Sony's mobile department must've interpreted this as a signal to start rolling out the promised updates of Android 4.3 to their devices, because that's what's happening right...

LG G Pad 8.3 and Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition Devices Now Available

Two new devices have entered the Google Play edition family. They are the LG G Pad 8.3 and the Sony Xperia Z Ultra. Curiously, though perhaps indicative of Sony's commitment to provide a true Google experience, they've dropped the Xperia moniker in the Z Ultra.Both devices have landed in the Google Play Store, packing the...

Planned 4.3 and 4.4 Upgrades for Current Sony Xperia Devices

Ever since the unveiling of Android 4.4, the question that is hounding almost everyone's mind inevitably turns to when (or if) their OEMs will break them off a piece of that KitKat bar. We first heard that the current Nexus stable, as well as a few other devices, would be first in line for the...

Sony Xperia Z1 Camera Ported to Xperia Z, Z Ultra, ZR, ZL

If there's a take home message regarding development on Sony Xperia devices, it's that what appears on one device will inevitably appear on another. Be it due to the developer friendly nature of the company or similarities in internal architecture, we're not complaining.We recently talked about how losing the TA partition on an Xperia Z1...

Nexus 7 BACK in AOSP, Sony Open Sources Xperia Z Ultra and M, HTC One X+ Gets Android 4.2.2 – XDA Developer TV

Just a few days ago, the Internet was exploding over the fact that the Nexus 7 (2013) lacked factory images. Well, that's changed; the driver binaries and factory images are now available. That and more are covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this week's news is an...

Securing Web Apps and Creating Pixel Art & Animation with Android – XDA Developer TV

You can now get the look of the Sony Xpera Z Ultra on your Android 4.2.2 Device. That and more are covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is an article about Securing Your App from the web side and news about executing terminal commands...

Get the Sony Xperia Z Ultra Look on Your Android 4.2.2 Device

For 'phablet' fans and haters alike, if you've been reading the tech headlines recently, you may have heard of the newly announced Xperia Z Ultra from Sony. With a Goliath 6.4 inch screen as its main selling point, your eyes may have been drawn to its new user interface and what not, especially its new...