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Following the many Nougat updates like Android 7.0, and Android 7.1.1 for Sony Xperia X series and Z series, here we are with the latest August 2017 Security Patch. The first few devices to receive the same are the Sony Xperia X, X Performance, and Xperia XZ. The latest 1 August 2017 Android security patch brings a new firmware build version 41.2.A.7.53 for Xperia XZ and X Performance against the previous version 41.2.A.7.35. It will soon roll out for the XZ series devices shortly.

We have seen Android 7.1.1 Nougat for many Xperia X series phones with software version 34.3.A.0.206 and 34.3.A.0.217. So for the latest software update, download the full stock FTF firmware and flash via SP Flash Tool.

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How to download the August 2017 security patch update for Sony Xperia Android phones?

Download and install the full stock firmware in FTF format directly from Sony servers.

Step 1: Download and extract the XperiFirm software download tool for Sony. Run the XperiFirm_500.exe file.

 

Step 2: You will see a list of Sony Xperia devices. Select your device name and exact model number.

How to download the August 2017 security patch update for Sony Xperia Android phones XperiFirm

 

Step 3: Select the device variant or region it belongs to. Now double-click the Available Firmware button on the right panel (right under the device image). Start downloading.

Once done downloading the firmware, check out how to install it – how to install Sony Xperia stock firmware via Sony SP Flash Tool.