Gradually, more and more devices are updating to Android 12. Officially launched in October, the latest version of Google’s mobile operating system is now the time when most manufacturers have finally started to upgrade. update their devices.

Following in the footsteps of Samsung, Nokia, Asus or Xiaomi, Sony has also started updating its devices to Android 12. And unsurprisingly, the first Sony devices to update to Android 12 are its two 2021 flagships, namely the Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III.

Android 12 for Sony Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III

Sony has hosted Android 12 on its own website, where the Japanese manufacturer reviews some of the main new features that will be coming to their devices when they update to this new version of Android.

Some of the new features that users of an Xperia 1 III or Xperia 5 III will find when updating to Android 12 will be the scrolling screenshots, one-handed mode, camera and microphone usage indicators. , approximate location permission, or share Wi-Fi with Nearby Share. Another exclusive feature of the Xperia that comes with Android 12 is the new feature called Extra Dim which allows you to set the screen to a lower brightness level than the lowest brightness setting on the device.

In some regions, the update for Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III is already arriving with build number 61.1.A.1.149. This update ships with the December security fixes. If you have an Xperia, all you have to do is go to the device’s settings to check if you already have the update to download.

Via | XDA-Developers