Good news for all the users of Xperia Z5 Plus as the new update is now started rolling out for all the Z5Plus users. This new update is based on latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat firmware. The Build number of the update is 32.4.A.0.160. You can also check the update manually by going to your mobile’s settings > System Update and check for the update if the update is listed there then update your device if it does not then follow this guide. Xperia Z5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat Firmware

We have shared the manual method to update your Xperia Z5 Plus to the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat firmware. If you have rooted android device or have your bootloader unlocked or you haven’t received the update yet then you can also manually update your device by following this guide. The update also bring the April security patch. Xperia Z5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat Firmware

This update is available for both the variant Single Sim and Dual Sim variants, Follow this quick guide to update your Sony Xperia Z5 Plus device to the latest firmware. Xperia Z5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat Firmware

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RootMyGalaxy.net is not responsible for any hardware/software issues that occur to your device(s) by following this guide. We are certain that the following guide is carefully written, avoiding any mistakes on our side. If you are unsure of the causalities that may occur if the procedure goes wrong, then please don’t proceed.

Downloads

Xperia Z5 (E6653)

  • Nougat FTF file for E6653 Xperia Z5 Customized AU – Download
  • Nougat 7.1.1 FTF file for Xperia Z5 E6653 Customized PH – Download

Xperia Z5 (E6603)

  • Nougat FTF file for E6603 Xperia Z5 Customized US – Download

Xperia Z5 (E5533)

  • Nougat FTF file for E5533 Xperia Z5 Customized TR – Download
  • Nougat FTF file for Xperia Z5 Dual Customized MEA – Download
  • Nougat 7.1.1 FTF for E5533 Xperia Z5 Customized SA – Download
  • Android Nougat FTF for Xperia Z5 Dual Customized MAA – Download

Xperia Z5 (E5583)

  • Nougat FTF file for E5583 Xperia Z5 India Customized IN – Download
  • Nougat FTF file for Xperia Z5 Dual Customized MY – Download
  • Also, you need to have Sony Flash Tool → Download Link
  • Sony USB Drivers

NOTE

  • This Update is only for Sony Xperia Z5 Plus.
  • Follow the below Guide Exactly or else it may lead to brick your device. RootMyGalaxy.net is not responsible for any damage.
  • We recommend to take complete backup and proceed.
  • Maintain 50-60% battery to prevent sudden shutdown between the process.

Xperia Z5 Android 7.1.1 Nougat Firmware

  • First of all download the Sony Flash Tool and also the firmware file. (According to your country).
  • Enable USB debugging from Developer Settings
  • Download Sony Flash Tool from above.
  • Install FlashTool drivers.To Do Go To FlashTool –> Drivers –>Flashtool –> drivers.exe and Install Fastboot, FlashTool & Xperia drivers.
  • Now, Download Android Nougat FTF file for Xperia Z5 Plus from the download section above and Save the downloaded files in Flashtool –> Firmware folder.
  • Then Open the FlashTool.exe
  • Click on Flash device –>Flashmode and Select the FTF firmware file which is stored in the Firmware folder.
  • If you want the clean install, then Check Wipe cache, APPS_LOG, data and USERDATA boxes.
  • After the firmware is successfully loaded, connect your Xperia Z5 via USB cable after turning off the phone and keep Volume Down key pressed.
  • When your device got detected in FlashMode, the firmware automatically starts flashing, Keep holding the Volume Down Button until the Flashing completes.
  • Leave the volume key once the installation process completes. And the Device will reboot into latest Android Nougat Firmware 32.4.A.0.160

If you have any queries regarding this, then feel free to ask in comment sections.

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