Sony Ericsson had made their promises to update their software more promptly for their Xperia series of Android phones, and so far it seems that they are fulfilling their promises.
A 2.3.3 Gingerbread update is now available for Sony Ericssion Xperia Arc & PLAY users. (The current version is 2.3.2 Gingerbread)
The key feature of this update would be “Facebook inside Xperia”.
As people are becoming increasingly reliant on their smartphones for instant communication, Facebook inside Xperia integrates social connections throughout the phone, where Facebook can be immediately accessible from the most used areas of the phone such as the picture gallery, music player, phonebook and calendar.
What you will expect in “Facebook inside Xperia”
- Instant ability to share the songs you ‘like’ with friends
- Complete end to end social media and music process: Like, share, and buy songs
- Easy access to see what friends are listening to and watching
- Facebook albums and photos integrated into the Xperia gallery application
- See your friends picture, interest and link to profile in your Xperia phonebook
- Facebook Events will synch with the Xperia Calendar
- Facebook notification alerts in the lockscreen to ensure users never miss an update
This software update will also update your Xperia arc and PLAY to Android 2.3.3
How to Update
The update can be done by users via: (1) PC companion (2) Sony Ericsson Update service
Visit Sony Ericsson site for more info on how to update your Xperia smartphone!
Let’s hope that this update will also resolve the lagging issue that is commonly found in Xperia series smartphone!