Sony Xperia Z5, Xperia X5 amongst first for Android 7.0

Sony announces its Android 7.0 plans, with the Xperia Z5 and Xperia X5 to get the new OS from Google first.

Published Thu, Aug 25 2016 1:32 AM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 11:58 AM CST

Now that Android 7.0 is flowing out and onto smartphones and tablets, Sony has announced a rather decent list of its devices that will soon receive Android 7.0 Nougat.

Sony Xperia Z5, Xperia X5 amongst first for Android 7.0 |

Here's the list:

  • Xperia Z3+
  • Xperia Z4 Tablet
  • Xperia Z5
  • Xperia Z5 Compact
  • Xperia Z5 Premium
  • Xperia X
  • Xperia XA
  • Xperia XA Ultra
  • Xperia X Performance

The oldest device on Sony's list is the Xperia Z3+ which was released in June 2015, but the Xperia Z3 isn't included. Sony will be staging its update plans, so expect some regions to be quicker than others.


Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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