Sony Mobile has finally begun rolling out stock Oreo Android 8.0 update for Xperia XZ Premium. The device is getting Oreo update via OTA that arrives as build 47.1.A.3.254 and weighs around 1.3GB. The stock Oreo update for XZ Premium brings multiple new features and goodies of Android Oreo update to XZ Premium, some of main feature that Sony embedded in the update are camera improvements including fixes for camera distortion, 3D Creator app, Predictive Capture and Auto-focus burst.
The official Android 8.0 Oreo 47.1.A.3.254 for Xperia XZ Premium also installs latest security patch and under the hood improvements in overall firmware. If you are owner of one of them, then give a try to capture the OTA manually, go to Settings > About phone > System updates.
If this process didn’t helped you then you can grab the 47.1.A.3.254 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 Android 8.0 Oreo based 47.1.A.3.254 firmware on Xperia XZ Premium via Sony Flashtool.
How to install 47.1.A.3.254 ftf Android 8.0 Oreo update on Xperia XZ Premium
Before you begin:
Download latest USB drivers for Sony. Click here
Enable USB debugging. Settings > Developers options > USB Debugging
Process to install the Android 8.0 Oreo based 47.1.A.3.254 firmware on Xperia XZ Premium via Sony Flashtool
Now follow this guide to install stock Android 8.0 Oreo 47.1.A.3.254 firmware ftf via Sony flashtool.
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Source: Xperia Blog