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Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc and Xperia PLAY get software update

03 August, 2011 | Read the news | Post your comment
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc and Xperia PLAY get software update - read the full textSony Ericsson is pushing out an update for the Xperia Arc and the Xperia PLAY. It's a minor update, the Android version is still 2.3.3, but it brings a few useful changes like stereo sound in videos, landscape mode in the homescreen and a few others. The homescreens of the Xperia Arc and the...


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Does this firmware update reach malaysia?
My pc companion 2.0 wrote My phone is up to date..i want to get this firmware update so badly =(
Anyone know when it going to reach malaysia?=(

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  • 2011-08-16 18:13
  • IVRc

> In reply to pranz @ 2011-08-09 09:09 from 2SZb - click to readwhich operator in india????????

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  • 2011-08-14 10:52
  • 2SM4

not getting the update.!!
what to do??

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  • 2011-08-14 06:30
  • utrJ

> In reply to pranz @ 2011-08-09 15:08 from 2SZb - click to readWhich part of India are you in? I am in Delhi, but not getting any update notification through PC Comp

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  • 2011-08-11 09:57
  • bCgH

Does anybody know when 2.3.3 will hit ameria/U.S

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  • 2011-08-11 03:41
  • Yd{X

When does the update come out for ameria/U.S. carriers?

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  • 2011-08-11 03:33
  • Yd{X

Anyone from Singapore already gets the update??

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  • 2011-08-10 05:34
  • uHQI

> In reply to addy @ 2011-08-09 17:05 from vGQd - click to readYup...have got Launcher Pro...but the original UI is pretty keel... ;)

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  • 2011-08-09 21:03
  • 2SZ1


1.) A whole new call log screen which enables us to call directly from call a call button on the right side of every call more tapping the number/name nd then calling.

2.) New "In Call" UI ...

3.) Can delete apps from app menu itself

4.) New Mediaplayer UI nd some new features

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  • 2011-08-09 21:01
  • 2SZ1

> In reply to pranz @ 2011-08-09 16:24 from 2SZb - click to readothers have said the landscape mode doesnt work on phone it only works when docked via hdmi..when connected to tv it has a landscape mode...anyways if u want landscape mode on home go launches a seperate homescreen with all apps and yea the default home is also go laucher u have themes and can add as many slide screens to the home too..anyways still preffer default sony home page wish it had landscape mode too :S..still waiting for the update.

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  • 2011-08-09 17:05
  • vGQd

> In reply to pranz @ 2011-08-09 15:08 from 2SZb - click to readdamn ur lucky :) still says phone has the latest software..just waiting ;)

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  • 2011-08-09 17:00
  • vGQd

New in Xperia Arc Update :

1.) Xloud
2.) Themes
3.) Nexus S style screen off effect
4.) Favorites & Call Log Widget
5.) New Applications : Connected Devices, Data Monitor,Extension Search,Friend's Music & Videos, Get Games,Get Apps,Setup Guide,Update Center,Wisepilot

Still not able to figure out how to enable Landscape Mode in Home Screen.

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  • 2011-08-09 16:24
  • 2SZb

> In reply to addy @ 2011-08-09 12:05 from vGud - click to readGuess aim the first one in India to get it :P .... its 4.0.A.2.368 got a notification in PC Companion!

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  • 2011-08-09 15:08
  • 2SZb

> In reply to pranz @ 2011-08-09 09:09 from 2SZb - click to readHey i didn't get it it still says "your phone already has the latest software"

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  • 2011-08-09 13:50
  • vGRA

> In reply to pranz @ 2011-08-09 09:09 from 2SZb - click to readno update showing :(...india (pc companion and seus)

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  • 2011-08-09 12:05
  • vGud

Update is Available in India now ... Updating now!... :)

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  • 2011-08-09 09:09
  • 2SZb

Arc update now LIVE in UK!


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  • 2011-08-09 00:55
  • myMr

The new update is now avalible for arc i just updated my arc you can get now in europe

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  • 2011-08-09 00:48
  • pcEv

Hi every one , when i check update on my arc through wifi it says "YOUR PHONE ALREADY HAS THE LATEST SOFTWARE".But when i connect through SE PC Companion the message shows up that"PHONE SOFTWARE UPDATE INFORMATION CURRENTLY NOT ACCESSIBLE"
anyone have the same problem? please tell me...
i have the UK version and now i am in PAKISTAN

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  • 2011-08-08 17:32
  • u1vQ

> In reply to FOWAD ALI @ 2011-08-08 06:56 from uWxL - click to readwhere are you from my only is available for the hong kong version and some swedish version now ...otherwise if u eagerly want it you can visit xdaforums and you can flash it..but i advise you to wait for official update as many guys who flashed it are complaining about the battery drainage but i have no such problems and i have updated via pc is stable as it is official..slowly they are rolling out..what is your version?from where have you brought

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  • 2011-08-08 14:59
  • UfX5

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