Sony Mobile Denmark has confirmed that the latest firmware update for the Xperia V has finally rectified the long-standing Sleep of Death (SoD) issue, which has plagued the handset since launch. Firmware version 9.1.A.1.140 landed on the Xperia V last week and all owners should make sure they download it as soon as possible.
Comments from users on various forums also confirm that no SoD problems have occurred since the update was installed. Looks like Xperia V owners can finally enjoy a stable handset. Click through for Sony’s statement (translated) on the matter.