Sony is dropping a late software update for its devices Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra. The current update is rolling over the air and brings the July 2018 security patch. The Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra July 2018 Security update bump the build number to 50.1.A.10.51. Usually, Sony caters to its flagships first when it comes to software updates. So naturally, the mid-range devices are a few weeks behind in that matter. Hence, the July update in August first week.
Here is the Android security bulletin for July 2018 from Google. If you want to know regarding the security issues and vulnerabilities that the July 2018 patch fixes up, check the link. Some users have earlier reported for Bluetooth issues on the previous update. However, there is no report of the Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra July 2018 Security update fixing that up.
The OTA rollout for the software is a gradual process. As of now, only a few regions are receiving the update. In the coming days, all the regions around the globe will receive the Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra July 2018 Security update.
You can also check for the July 2018 update manually. To do it, go to the device Settings -> System -> Software update. If the software is available, download and install it using the on-screen instructions. To save your carrier data charges, we suggest you use a WiFi connection to download the OTA.
Security patches are always important for any device. So, watch out for the Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra July 2018 Security update and make sure that your device is up-to-date.