Finally Sony has started rolling out Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow beta update for Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact, the Marshmallow Android 6.0.1 is based on build number 23.5.A.0.486 and is available for users who have previously registered for the Marshmallow beta program. The Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow 23.5.A.0.486 beta is live for the European countries and contains multiple new features including improved camera, security patches upto December 2015, Doze integration and much more.
The 23.5.A.0.486 firmware update for Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact will hit your device any time soon but you need to prepare your device for the firmware by following our guide below. Below you can find information about the firmware and the compatible device model, just go ahead and install the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow update on your Sony Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact.
Device Name: Sony Xperia Z2/Z3/Z3 Compact
Version: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Build number: 23.5.A.0.486
How to update Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow 23.5.A.0.486 firmware
This is the first and preferably the most easiest method to update your Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact on Marshmallow 23.5.A.0.486 firmware, you can use your device to download the firmware file if available and then the device will ask you to install the updates now or later. To check whether your device is eligible for OTA Firmware update, unlock your device & navigate to
Settings >> About device >> Software update >> Check for updates
This will require a working internet connection to connect to the Sony servers. You will receive a notification about the latest firmware availability click install to flash the firmware or tap install later to flash the latest update anytime later.
Now get flashtool from this link and start installing latest firmware.
That’s it! If you have successfully updated your Xperia Z2, Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact on 23.5.A.0.486 Android 6.0 Marshmallow please let us know, for any query feel free to contact us by posting your queries in the below provided comment section.