Following the many Sony Xperia XZ series devices, the Xperia X is now receiving the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat OTA update. The devices included in this series are the Xperia X, X Compact, and X Dual. This is the first Android v7.1.1 X series update after a long time. The firmware update comes with a new build number 34.3.A.0.194. Until now, the devices were running on the previous build 34.2.A.2.69. The greatest attraction of this update is that it brings June 1, 2017 Android security patch updates.
The update is currently rolling out in Asian countries like India, Malaysia, etc and also in Latin American region. European countries will follow soon. Here in this tutorial, we will show you how to download the full Sony Xperia FTF firmware file and install it using the SP Flash Tool. Stay tunes as we will keep on updating this post with the latest FTF firmware files shortly.
How to install Android 7.1.1 Nougat for Sony Xperia X and X Compact?
Sony full firmware files come in FTF format. The SP flash tool is used to install the firmware file easily and restore the phone to complete stock. This procedure is similar to the Odin software for Samsung.
So the first thing you need is the full FTF firmware for Xperia devices which can be downloaded directly from Sony’s servers using the XperiFirm tool. You can also find the firmware from the download section below.
Download Xperia X (Compact) full FTF firmware
- Xperia X Dual (F5122) 34.3.A.0.194 India Generic
- Xperia X Compact (F5321) 34.3.A.0.194 Latin America Generic
Model: Sony Xperia X and X Compact (F5321)
Firmware version: 34.3.A.0.194_R2D
Region: India, Latin America (Generic), etc.
Android version: 7.1.1 Nougat
The next thing you need to do is download the latest SP Flash tool designed for Sony Xpeira and many other devices and install it easily using this tutorial. You may also refer our previous update tutorials for Xperia phones.