Android M: Developer Preview available for Sony Xperia Devices

Android M developer preview was released to Nexus 5, 6, 9, and Nexus Player at Google I/O conference and now Sony Xperia devices joins the list of devices with Android M developer preview.

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The list of devices as part of Sony’s Open Device program for the Android M preview are Xperia Z1, Xperia Z1 Ultra, Xperia Z3, Xperia Z2 Tablet, Xperia Z2, Xperia Z1 Compact, Xperia Z3 Compact, Xperia M2, Xperia T2 Ultra, Xperia T3 and Xperia E3. So these are the 12 Sony devices which got Android M developer preview images on its official developer page. The Android M developer preview images can be downloaded from Sony’s developer portal, but the company advices claims that “the AOSP software is not certified or intended for regular use. It’s only available for devices with an unlocked boot loader and comes with some limitations, for example, the modem and the camera are not implemented.”

Just couple of months back, Sony made official Android 5.1 Lollipop roadmap for various Xperia devices and now the release of Android M developer preview is big surprise.

The below video shows the Android M developer preview running on Sony Xperia Z3 Compact handset.

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