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Install 41.3.A.0.401 Android 8.0 Oreo on Sony Xperia X Performance

Sony has finally started rolling out the latest Android 8.0 Oreo official firmware update for Xperia X Performance. This latest update comes with build ID 41.3.A.0.401 along with Xperia Action and Reminders features. Now you can test and get the experience of the latest Android 8.0 Oreo OS on your device officially. This latest official update comes with all Oreo features, 3D creator app, Personal information Auto fill, Predictive Capture (Smile), Autofocus, new status bar, new call UI, Smart text selection, new settings UI, and much more. The Android 8.0 Oreo update weighs is about 1.3GB in size and comes with new November 27, 2017, security patch. Sony rolled out this official update via OTA (Over-the-Air) so not all users can get the update at the same time. If the update is not yet available in your area and you can’t wait more for this OTA update then in this detailed guide, we share the Android 8.0 Oreo FTF Firmware with that you can update your Xperia X Performance manually by following this simple step by step guide.



The Android 8.0 Oreo official update brings all the new features, changes, customizations, many bugs fixes an so on. Not necessary but we always strongly recommend taking a full backup of all your valuable data before proceeding to flash this OTA update. If you are interested in installing 41.3.A.0.401 Android 8.0 Oreo official update on your Sony Xperia X Performance then go ahead and follow the given steps.

Note:

This guide containing the Android 8.0 Oreo official update and instructions can be used only for the Sony Xperia X Performance. Do not try to install this firmware on any other device or incorrect variant. Verify the device’s model number first.

Warning:

AndroidXDA.net will not be responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Sony Xperia X Performance during or after the installation of Android 8.0 Oreo official update. Proceed at your own risk.



Before Getting Started:

  • Create a proper backup of all your important data and settings using a recommended custom recovery like TWRP or CWM.
  • Download and install Sony Xperia X Performance USB Drivers
    on the PC.
  • Enable USB Debugging on the
  • Xperia X Performance
  • on the PC by navigating to Settings > Developer Options > check USB Debugging option.
  • Check the battery level of the Xperia X Performance, it should be charged at least about 80% to prevent unexpected shutdowns while firmware installation.

Required Files:

Download Android Oreo FTF file for Xperia X Performance F8131

  • Customized NOBA – Download
  • Customized IBE – Download
  • Customized RU – Download
  • Customized GR – Download
  • Customized IT – Download
  • Customized FR – Download
  • Customized US – Download
  • Customized GEL – Download
  • Customized AU – Download

Download Android Oreo 41.3.A.0.401 FTF for Xperia X Performance F8132

  • Customized FR – Download
  • Customized TH – Download

Download Sony Flash Tool

Steps to Install Stock Android 8.0 Oreo official update on Sony Xperia X Performance:

Step No 1: – First of all, download the Android 8.0 Oreo official update and Sony FTF update file from the above links to your PC for the Sony Xperia X Performance.

Step No 2: – Copy both the Android 8.0 Oreo official update and FTF files to the desired folder on the desktop of your PC.

Step No 3:- Next, copy the FTF update file to: C:/Flashtool/firmwares

Step No 4: – Run the Flash Tool on your PC and then load the FTF update package which you would like flash on the Xperia X Performance by choosing the Oreo firmware file, that you’ve already downloaded on the PC.

Step No 5: – Click on the Flash button of the tool (lower right corner).

Step No 6: – Make sure that all 3 options are selected from the Wipe Menu of the Flash tool.

Step No 7: – Finally, select the option “No Final Verification” at the bottom.

Step No 8: – A message will be displayed saying to connect the Xperia X Performance to the USB using its USB data cable.

Step No 9: – Turn OFF the Xperia X Performance in order to boot into flash mode.

Step No 10: – Turn ON the device while pressing and holding Volume Down button while making the connection between the device and PC.

Step No 11: – Your phone will automatically boot into flash mode and Android 8.0 Oreo official update will get installed.

Step No 12: – Now reboot your Xperia X Performance enjoy the latest Oreo firmware on your phone.

Let us know in the comments area below if you have any question or trouble while installing the Android 8.0 Oreo official update on your Xperia X Performance.


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