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.

54 comments

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

  2. 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…

  3. 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

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

      • 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…

  4. 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

  5. Harshavardhan0522

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

  6. What those countries available for the update?

  7. What those countries available for the update?

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

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

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

  11. 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

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

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

  14. 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

     

  15. 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

     

  16. 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 

  17. 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 

  18. 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 

  19. 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 :(

  20. Goce Andonoski

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

  21. Goce Andonoski

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

  22. got ics update for sony wt19i today at 5 pm

  23. got ics update for sony wt19i today at 5 pm

  24. Anyone updated live with walkman…

  25. 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 :(

  26. 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 :(