Now Official Android Nougat 7.0 OTA Firmware with Build number 33.3.A.0.131 and 36.1.A.0.182 started rolling out for Sony Xperia XA and XA Ultra respectively.As you guys know, Sony Mobile had temporarily suspended the Android 7.0 Nougat firmware update for the Xperia XA and Xperia XA Ultra but the great news is that they have rereleased a better and updated version officially.
This Official 33.3.A.0.131 and 36.1.A.0.182 Nougat Firmware For Xperia XA and XA Ultra Comes with Google’s latest security patch and contains some bug fixes.It also comes with stability and performance improvements.It also loaded with all the popular Android Nougat Features.We highly recommend users to Update Xperia XA / Xperia XA Ultra To 33.3.A.0.131 Nougat Firmware
If your Xperia XA/XA Ultra is not rooted, then you may have already received the OTA update.You can manually check the Xperia XA/XA Ultra Nougat update by going to Settings -> About Phone -> Software Updates.If the update is not available on your device, wait for few days or you can manually download the Firmware’s FTF file from the download section below and install Android 7.0 Nougat 33.3.A.0.131 On Sony Xperia XA/36.1.A.0.182 On Xperia XA Ultra by following this simple guide.
The Update is available for both the single and dual sim variants of Xperia XA/XA Ultra.We will be sharing the direct download links of Official Xperia XA 33.3.A.0.131 Nougat Firmware for F3111, F3112, F3113, F3115, F3116 and Official Xperia XA Ulta 36.1.A.0.182 Nougat Firmware for F3211, F3212, F3213, F3215, F3216.
- This Update is only for Sony Xperia XA/XA Ultra, so don’t try on other Xperia devices.
- We recommend to take complete backup and proceed.
- Maintain 50-60% battery to prevent sudden shutdown between the process.
Follow the below Guide Exactly or else it may lead to brick your device.Theedroidguru should not be held responsible for any damage.
Download Xperia XA 33.3.A.0.131 FTF Firmware Files | Android 7.0 Nougat
Download Xperia XA 36.1.A.0.182 Ultra FTF Firmware Files | Android 7.0 Nougat
How To Flash / Install Android 7.0 Nougat 33.3.A.0.131 / 36.1.A.0.182 On Sony Xperia XA / XA Ultra
Step 1 Download Sony Flashtool from the download section above and install on your Computer
Step 2 Then download the FTF Files (Firmware) according to your device’s model number and move them to the Sony Flash Tool –> Firmware folder.
Step 3 Now Enable USB Debugging on your Xperia device.
- First Go to the settings > about phone > build number and press the build number 7 times.
- This will enable the developer option.Return back to the settings and scroll down and you win have developer option above the about phone section.
- Now go to the Developer option and scroll down to USB Debugging and turn that on.
Step 4 Then Open the FlashTool.exe and Click on Flash device –> Flashmode and Select the FTF firmware file which is stored in the Firmware folder.
Step 5 If you want the clean install, then Check Wipe cache, APPS_LOG, data and USERDATAboxes.
Step 6 Once the firmware is successfully loaded, connect your Xperia device via USB cable by turning off the phone and keep Volume Down key pressed
Step 7 If you have done everything right, your device should be detected in FlashMode and the firmware will automatically be started flashing (Keep holding the Volume Down Button until the Flashing completes)
Step 8 Leave the volume key once the installation process completes.
Step 9 Now your Xperia XA / XA Ultra device should boot into the latest 33.3.A.0.131 or 36.1.A.0.182android nougat Firmware.Done!!!
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