New Xperia 1 firmware update improves camera stability (55.0.A.6.56)

by XB on 11th September 2019

in Firmware, Xperia 1


Sony Mobile is rolling a new firmware update for the Xperia 1 that moves the build number from 55.0.A.6.16 to version 55.0.A.6.56. The update adds the 1 September 2019 Android security patches, but it also adds a number of stability fixes too.

This includes camera improvements, with a more optimised camera interface and improved picture quality and zoom framing. Other changes relate to the stability of Bluetooth when connecting to headsets, as well as power management enhancements. If you recently updated, please let us know what Xperia 1 improvements you have noted in the comments below.

Other phones that recently received an update include the Xperia XA1 Plus to build number 48.1.A.2.122 with August 2019 security patches. Interestingly, neither the Xperia XA1 or XA1 Ultra received the same update. On the budget side, the Xperia L3 saw a new update recently, with the build number moving to 54.0.A.6.23, and also adding the August 2019 security patches.

Xperia 1 updated to build number 55.0.A.6.56.

Thanks einztrigger, Jarrod and Ryan!

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