Sony India on Thursday announced the rollout of the newest Android 8.0 Oreo software program replace for its mid-range Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus smartphones. These two telephones had been launched solely for the Indian market again in October final yr, and Sony had promised an Android Oreo replace for the 2 at launch. As promised, the rollout of the software program replace started final week for all eligible handsets. Additionally, some customers have since reported points like app crashes and contact unresponsiveness after updating to Oreo.
The replace brings a number of core Oreo options together with Picture-in-Picture (PiP) mode, Notification dots, Smart Autofill, redesigned Quick Settings menu, quicker boot time, and different bug fixes and system enhancements. The replace will even deliver a comparatively new Android safety patch to the 2 mid-range handsets.
Apart from that, FoneArena cites person studies to say the Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus will even get options equivalent to Xperia actions – an clever service that implies actions primarily based on interplay with video games on the telephone, contextual menus for app shortcuts, reminders for unfinished emails and messages, and extra. Build variety of the replace is claimed to be S00111_180224. Users can test standing of the replace by going into Settings > About Phone > System replace.
Xperia R1, Xperia R1 Plus specs
Both smartphones look the identical and have related specs, besides from variations in RAM and inbuilt storage. The twin SIM handsets now run Android Oreo, and sport 5.2-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) TFT shows. They are powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC. The Xperia R1 comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB inbuilt storage, whereas the Xperia R1 Plus packs 3GB RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage.
The Xperia R1 mid-range handsets bear a 13-megapixel rear digital camera with autofocus and LED flash. On the entrance is an 8-megapixel sensor. There is a 2620mAh battery backing internals on each the telephones. Connectivity choices embrace 3G, 4G, Bluetooth four.2, Wi-Fi, FM Radio, and a USB Type-C port.
Adapted From: Gadgets360