About-face: Sony Opens Door for Jelly Bean

First rejected Sony, to 2011 models would be updated to Android 4.1. Now the opinion will be pulled ashore.

During a Q & A event at Sony’s uk Facebook page, it emerged that 2011-top model Xperia Arc S will not be updated for Android 4.1-also called Jelly Bean.

From here went speculation that neither of the older Xperia smartphones was a part of the company’s Jelly Bean-plans.

According to our site, however, Sony pulls Facebook opinions back with the message that a local spokesperson gave misinformation about software development for 2011 models and Android 4.1.

-“We are actively investigating the possibility of Android updates for all devices, but in the meantime, our roll-out of the Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0, ed.) for Xperia S and Xperia smartphones from 2011 as planned, “adds Sony.