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Japanese company Sony Mobile has officially released the latest software update for its Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus smartphones.

According to Sony Mobile India, the Japanese company is rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update to the Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus. Before the Oreo update, Xperia R1 and Xperia R1 Plus were launched with Android 7.1 Nougat in last year.

In generally, Android 8.0 Oreo brings several new features such as notification channels, Picture-in-Picture mode, new launcher interface, 3D touch like app shortcuts, Android Oreo helps minimize background activity in the apps you use least, Notification Dots, Smart text selection, Android Instant Apps and new emoji set. Of course, it includes other customized features such as Xperia actions which intelligently suggests actions based on your usage with all new games and community features. It brings contextual menus for app shortcuts which on long pressing will show more options.

Before proceed with the software update, it is important to have at least 40% of battery life and it will take about an hour for the process to complete. Well. If your device is yet to receive the update, please wait it patiently as it is rolling out by batches.

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