Sony has started rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat software (firmware) update for his flagship smartphone, Xperia E1 and Xperia E1 Dual. The firm has released the handset with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS.

Sony' Xperia E1 and Xperia E1 Dual

The Sony says “We’ve been working to build new Sony experiences on Google’s KitKat release to create some neat / sweet features (if we say so ourselves).”

The latest KitKat update includes a few performance tweaks as well as functionality improvement. After updating with KitKat update, you will get following in Sony’ Xperia E1 and Xperia E1 Dual :

  1. Performance & UI optimisation
  2. Tweaked Status Bar and Quick Settings
  3. sleek launch animation and livewallpaper across the lock and home screens added like Sony PlayStation 4
  4. Better storage choice – Users can now have the option to easily move applications from internal memory to SD card
  5. Messaging, Smart Connect, TrackID, Sony Select, and Battery STAMINA Mode, Sony’s Media apps: WALKMAN, Album and Movies apps has been upgraded
  6. unique custom interface experience : “Xperia Themes”, with downloadable UI packs from Sony. Now you can select skin up to 280 assets across your Xperia smartphone