Android 7.0 Nougat Update 36.1.A.0.179 for Xperia XA Ultra is now available for download. The new update currently rolling out on a couple of Sony Xperia XA Ultra variants including the F3211 and F3212, but we expect it to be live on all variants shortly. The update also includes a latest Android security update. as well as bug fixes and other performance enhancements.
In addition, there are other bug fixes and other performance enhancements for the Android device. Check out what’s new and changed in this latest update.
Android 7.0 Nougat Update 36.1.A.0.179 for Xperia XA Ultra feature:
The new battery management page helps maximize your charge
- The new battery management feature helps maximize your battery’s potential.
- Easy access, customizable presets for Medium power saving mode or Maximum power saving mode.
- App Power Monitor detects inactive apps still using the battery, and puts them to sleep, extending your battery charge.
- Android Nougat now supports split screen, side by side viewing of any 2 apps.
- Press the Recent App and select the split screen view for the desired apps.
Make your photos great the first time with the new Effects preview screen
- Preview all available effects and filters while taking a picture by swiping left after launching the camera app, then choose the one you like best.
- You can also explore other unique effects by tapping Download link on top.
Improve your device performance whenever you need to
- Android 7.0 Nougat Update 36.1.A.0.179 for Xperia XA Ultra brings new Performance Mode which enhances your device experience no matter how you’re using it.
- Choose from Optimized, Game, Entertainment, and High-performance modes to optimize battery consumption and/or improve device performance whenever you need to.
Updated keyboard and improved language predictions
- A new keyboard engine updates language data, providing better predictions.
- If you’d like to continue using the same languages configured prior to this software update, simply follow the on-screen instructions shown when using the keyboard for the first time.
Configure automatic access to Wi-Fi when connecting to a wireless router/hotspot
- You can enable or disable automatic reconnection to secure wireless routers or hotspots when connecting for the first time.
Android 7.0 Nougat Update 36.1.A.0.179 for Xperia XA Ultra is now rolling out as OTA update. You can also check update manually, just go to Settings » About Device » Download Updates Manually.