Good news for all Sony Xperia X Performance smartphone owners. The new Android 7.0 Nougat update for Sony Xperia X Performance has rolled out with Doze, new Messaging App, Vulkan API, Multiwindow, Improved Notifications, Direct Reply, Google Keyboard Themes, Number Blocking, New Settings, Allo and Duo apps, stable update, New Emojis, and Quick Switch features. This Android 7.0 Nougat for Sony Xperia Performance Update brings added manual shutter speed, fixed gyroscope auto-rotation bug, ISO camera camera controls, and better touchscreen sensitivity to your device. Before starting, please note that installing this update wipes out existing device data, therefore, we recommend that you backup your device data before you you update Sony Xperia X Performance to Android 7.0 Nougat firmware. The new Android 7.0 Nougat beta update has 39.2.A.0.248 build number, which comes with October security patch, new features and performance enhancements.
This Android Nougat 7.0 update works on the single sim Sony Xperia X Performance (F8131) variant. You can update your device via OTA (over-the-air) update, whose notifications will show on your Sony Xperia X Performance phone once it is available for download in your region and country. However, if you don’t want to wait for the official Android 7.0 Nougat OTA update notification to show up on your device, you can always manually check for the Android Nougat update on Sony Xperia X Performance by heading to Settings > Phone > System update and check for the update. This way you will be able to manually check for the OTA update of Android 7.0 Nougat for Sony Xperia X Performance device.
Sony stated the Android 7.0 Nougat beta testing program for its Sony Xperia X Performance (F8131) owners using the single sim variant. Below you can see how to install Sony Xperia X Performance Android 7.0 Nougat beta that is being rolled out for all beta testers.
How To Check Android 7.0 Nougat Update for Sony Xperia X Performance Manually:
All those who are members of the beta testing program are eligible for this Android 7.0 Nougat update for Sony Xperia X Performance. Those who are yet to enroll in the beta program will be able to get download and install Android 7.0 Nougat firmware update soon. Simply navigate to Settings > Android Device > Software update to manually check the availability status of Android 7.0 Nougat update for Sony Xperia X Performance.
For now, beta update is only available to the handful of users who have already pre-registered for the beta program. Android Nougat FTF file for Sony X performance is will be released soon after which you can go ahead with the update process. We would love to hear the Android 7.0 Nougat experience of those Sony Xperia X Performance users who have already downloaded and installed Android Nougat 7.0 beta on their devices in the comments section below.
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