Sony Xperia Mini, Mini Pro, Live with Walkman receives Android 4.0 ICS update

Sony after this discontinued relationship with Ericsson looks like its lucky charm turning the fortunes in their favor. After a dream run for Sony at Mobile World Congress announcing several of the Xperia devices, its time for the Sony devices as scheduled to be upgraded to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system.ICS Upgrade Sony devices
Its not too long that ICS update to Tablet S arrived in the US market last week along with the upgrade to Ericsson Xperia Arc S, Xperia Neo V and Xperia Ray. The good news is that Sony has also started sending Android 4.0 ICS update to Xperia Mini, Mini Pro, Live with Walkman slowly in batches in various countries and if you posses any of these smartphones then please check for the same at your end. These upgrade are made available via the PC companion and the Bridge for MAC PC owner and they are available for download at Sony’s official site.

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Going through the features and improvements included in the update are the overall user interface and brings in the new features like data usage details and Android beam. So overall Ericsson Xperia Arc S, Xperia Neo V, Xperia Ray, Tablet S, Sony Xperia Mini, Mini Pro, Live with Walkman devices are available for upgrade to the latest and the good looking Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade. If you own any of these devices mentioned here then you can upgrade your devices and remaining devices which are eligible for ICS upgrade will soon get ICS update as well.

  • waqas khan

    I m waiting for live with walkman android updates when will it come???

  • harit saini

    My Sony Ericsson Mini Pro shows android version of 2.3.4
    I tried for software update and message shows that ‘ You have the latest software and applications….. etc…’. It’s not getting Updated …….having same problem like Baiju….
    Last week i updated my phone with the latest software from this site & it updated to 2.3.4 only….now it says it is up to date……plz help me friends…

  • jayachandran

    Hello all,

    I own Sony Ericsson Walkman W8, with the below details in the “About Phone”

    Model number: E16i
    Firmware Version: 2.1-update 1
    Kernel version: 2.6.29
    is it possible for me to install ICS on this, if so, can anyone guide me with the files and procedures to do it on my own.

    Thanks in advance
    Jay

    • Pradeep Neela

      yes you can install it, just check with PC COMPANION TOOL

      • harit

        My Sony Ericsson Mini Pro shows android version of 2.3.4
        I tried for software update and message shows that ‘ You have the latest software and applications….. etc…’. It’s not getting Updated….:(
        what to do..i am getting the same problem as baiju was having….Last week i downloaded new pc companion from here & it just installed to 2.3.4 only …now it says it is up to date…

  • harit

    hi….i updated my phone today….sony xperia mini pro sk17i…..& it updated only 2.3…..not ics 4.0……tell me how to update to 4.0

  • Harshavardhan0522

    how can i update my live walkman to ics ???????

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      to which version you want to update?

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      you can update with the ics version

  • Karl Crampy

    What those countries available for the update?

  • Karl Crampy

    What those countries available for the update?

  • http://www.facebook.com/shagan.murugan Shagan Murugan

    superb…lastly my Sony Ericsson live with Walkman updated to 4.0.4
    yahoo…..

    • Fawadcutekhan

      plzz shagan cann u give me some information about this how to update plzzz help me as a friend nd reply must……i m waiting plzzzzz my name Fawad khan

    • Fawadcutekhan

      respond plzz!!!!

    • monank

      How did u upgrade ur android version
      I am also a sony ericsson live user but I am confused

    • brayokabbz

      how did you update yours???

    • waqas khan

      how did u do???
      please comment

  • Charis

    where can I find the SCREEN CAPTURE for mini pro updated 4.0? I can’t find any screen capture on the power button -.-

  • Sangeet

    mine still says ur phone is upto date :( how to upgrade to ICS.. plz help :(

  • nick

    i have a sony ericsson xperia mini android 2.3.4 and i want to update it but when i try to do this it shows that i have the latest software…. whats wrong??? HELP

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      as of now it hasn’t been rolled out for all the devices

  • Meguz93

    i cant upgrade my ics  
    because pc companion  said 
    “unable to download update componenets * 
    plss help me? i use ‘live with walkman’

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      we will come up with the same if possible

  • http://www.facebook.com/kevinsanmiguel Kevin Sanmiguel

    same problem :( i cant upgrade my ics 
    because pc companion  said
    “unable to download update componenets *
    plss help me?

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      we will come up with a manual way, which is your phone?

  • bala pillai

    hey friends …

    i have  upgraded my phone( wt19i live walkman)  thru below mentioned software as i also tried  thru pc campanian but shos errror message , please use the below one …:-)

    Update_Service_Setup-2.11.12.5

     

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      we will come with a manual method very soon

  • bala pillai

    hey friends …

    i have  upgraded my phone( wt19i live walkman)  thru below mentioned software as i also tried  thru pc campanian but shos errror message , please use the below one …:-)

    Update_Service_Setup-2.11.12.5

     

  • Kishansugunakumar

    when i tried to update ma live music phone to ics its shows an error message saying that “unable to download update componenets ” can someone help me out with this 

  • Kishansugunakumar

    when i tried to update ma live music phone to ics its shows an error message saying that “unable to download update componenets ” can someone help me out with this 

  • Kishansugunakumar

    when i tried to update ma live music phone to ics its shows an error message saying that “unable to download update componenets ” can someone help me out with this 

  • Hassan_std

    My Sony Ericsson Live Walkman WT19i shows android version of 2.3.4 
    I tried for software update and message shows that ‘ You have the latest software and applications….. etc…’. It’s not getting Updated :(

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      as of now the latest update is not yet officially pushed!

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      as of now the latest update is not yet officially pushed!

    • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

      as of now the latest update is not yet officially pushed!

    • Shazee

      Connect it to the PC and then use PC Companion to update :)

    • Triguncloud

      try update the phone via sony pc suite

    • Mallariogo

      me too :((

  • Goce Andonoski

    Use PC Companion. My phone shoes the same via update app. on the phone but via PC 

  • Goce Andonoski

    User PC Companion. My phone shoes the same thing via update app. in the phone

  • 09341a0274

    got ics update for sony wt19i today at 5 pm

  • 09341a0274

    got ics update for sony wt19i today at 5 pm

    • Ishan Malik

      Is ye walkman working as it was working earlier?

      What are ur reviews for ics?

    • Ishan Malik

      Is ye walkman working as it was working earlier?

      What are ur reviews for ics?

      • http://www.androidadvices.com/author/neal Pradeep Neela

        as of now users feedback hasn’t arrived!

  • Ishan Malik

    Anyone updated live with walkman…

  • Baiju M A

    My Sony Ericsson Mini Pro shows android version of 2.3.4
    I tried for software update and message shows that ‘ You have the latest software and applications….. etc…’. It’s not getting Updated :(

  • Baiju M A

    My Sony Ericsson Mini Pro shows android version of 2.3.4
    I tried for software update and message shows that ‘ You have the latest software and applications….. etc…’. It’s not getting Updated :(

    • 09341a0274

       got update today check pc companion

      • Baiju M A

        Thanks to all..Finally today my phone got upgraded to version 4.1.B.0.431 by using PC companion. Feels happy to see all new Look. GREAT !!

        Cheers !!

        • afy

          hi,

          hows the battery life after upgrading?

    • 09341a0274

       got update today check pc companion

    • Hi

       hi

    • mini

      Don’t worry. Its coming for you, v sooon! :)