ICS Update For Xperia - live-Pro-NeoV-Active-ArcS-Ray ICS UpdateXperia™ S
Good news for Sony Xperia users. Sony has finally starting rolling out ICS 4.0 update for all xperia users and ICS for Sony Xperia S has already been announced. We are covering a step by step guide on how to update your sony xperia s to the latest os ICS on windows and mac. ICS 4.0 update for your phone brings performance upgrades and new features. Besides, ice cream sandwich brings an entirely new UI that will give your device a new life. Also, the performance issues include more like better compatibility, various bugs patched and better control over the device. Xperia update is a simple way to updating your sony xperia device using a web browser. It works the same way on windows pc and mac OSX
If you are a sony xperia series user, you might want to follow the instructions in the step 1 & 2 to check if there is any software update available for your device. If you find an update you can simply follow the instructions below to easily update your device to ICS 4.0. There are already rumors that Google is all set to announce the successor of ICS, i.e Jelllybean that will be running on all devices that currently are compatible with ICS update.
How To Update Sony Xperia S To ICS 4.0Before we begin with the update process, it is highly recommended for you to take a back up of your device and only then proceed. The following are the steps to update Sony xperia s from gingerbread to ICS 4.0 official release. This tutorial also works on any official sony smartphone. Lastly, we do not take the responsibility of whatever happens to your device. You are proceeding at your own risk.
Step 1 : From your pc or mac, launch a browser and go to Sony Mobile and then click on softwares and then click on your phone, in this case sony xperia s. Then click on check for updates to start looking for updates.
Step 2 : Xperia update will now be loaded right into your computer browser. Depending on your browser settings, you may need to give xperia permission to access to your computer to connect with your phone.
Step 3 : Connect your charged phone to your pc or mac with the usb cable.
Step 4 : Xperia update will identify your phone and will search for any software updates. If an update is found you'll see the release note with the new features and the appropriate time it takes to download.
Step 5 : Click update to start the update process.
IMP (Keep your phone connected to the computer when the new software is being downloaded.)
Step 6 : When the download is complete the update will be installed on your phone. At this point you can disconnect your phone from the computer. Update may take a couple of minutes - be patient!
Step 7 : Your phone will restart automatically as a part of the process. Once your device is rebooted and you see the lockscreen, your phone has successfully been updated and is ready for use.
Step 8 : Done! Enjoy ICS on your Sony Xperia S
How to update using WiFi
You can also set the settings in your phone to automatically download and install software updates. Whenever a new update is available, you'll see a message in the notification center about the software update.
All you have to do is tap on the message and it will show you the details about the software update and you can select the download option if you are ready for the update. Once download is complete, tap again to begin installation of software update. That's it, once installation is complete your xperia phone will reboot and will be ready to use.