Along side Xperia X performance and Xperia XZ, Sony also rolled out March security updates for Xperia X and X Compact. The updates are rolling out over the air as an OTA and if you own any of these two devices you are going to receive the update notification anytime soon. The March security updates for Xperia X and X Compact bumps the software number to 34.2.A.0.333 and addresses minor bugs and improvements in over all system. The update is based on Android 7.0 Nougat and can be installed using the simple tutorial.
To update manually you need to go to Settings > About phone > System updates. If this process didn’t helped you then you can grab the 34.2.A.0.333 firmware ftf file from the link below and install it manually using Sony flashtool. The whole process is mentioned below just follow the steps in sequence to flash the Nougat based 34.2.A.0.333 firmware on Xperia X and X Compact via Sony Flashtool.
How to install 34.2.A.0.333 Nougat based update on Xperia X and X Compact
Before you begin:
Download latest USB drivers for Sony. Click here
Enable USB debugging. Settings > Developers options > USB Debugging
Process to install the Nougat based 34.2.A.0.333 firmware on Xperia X and X Compact via Sony Flashtool
- Xperia X (F5121) 34.2.A.0.333 Russia Generic
- Xperia X Dual (F5122) 34.2.A.0.333 Russia Generic
- Xperia X Compact (F5321) 34.2.A.0.333 Russia Generic
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