1. usguyver's Avatar
    Just got an update and it looks like Android 9 with October security update.
    10-12-2018 03:12 AM
  2. Paul1266's Avatar
    Same here. Having a poke around now.... P
    10-12-2018 09:17 AM
  3. Andrew_404's Avatar
    I use the Compact XZ2 as a back up and Android 9 just updating now.
    10-19-2018 09:07 AM
  4. Andrew_404's Avatar
    Well, I've been using an Essential phone for quite some time. After dusting off the moth balls (Xperia Compact XZ2) and, receiving Android 9 I'm really impressed with the performance. I've been doing a little speed tests(same phone company, same location) and oh my goodness, I received three speed test results averaging 92mbps down and 17 up. Not sure if Sony has optimized the phone with Android 9 but, I couldn't get close to this with the Essential. The phone seems to be faster opening applications, snappier all round. Battery seems to have improved as well. What to do now....
    10-20-2018 05:40 PM

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