Sony begins rolling out updated media apps to Xperia Z, ZL, ZR, & Z Ultra


Sony Media apps updateSony has announced that it has started rolling out the updated versions of its media applications to Xperia smartphones and Xperia Tablet Z on Wednesday. The update will be released to Android 4.2 running Sony Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Z Ultra smartphones over-the-air via Update Center on these phones.

As the updates are released region-wise, not everyone will get the update right-away and it might take days or even weeks to reach everyone.

Here is a look at app-wise change-log of the media applications:

WALKMAN

  • Sony’s Music Unlimited integration – with universal search across local and cloud content
  • New social features making it easy to discover, play and share tunes on your social channels
  • Gapless, smooth playback

Album

  • PlayMemories Online integration – ability to upload to, access, browse your PlayMemories library in the cloud
  • Recall Playback, that intelligently displays and reminds you of memories, occasions and events
  • Favourites

Movies

  • Seamless access to Sony’s Video Unlimited
  • A revamped UI with a banner video function for trailers and recently played videos

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