Sony Xperia Z3 became the first non-nexus device to receive Developer preview of Android N. In fact any Android version's preview. Surprisingly, the latest Flagship of the company Xperia Z5 is not in the list, but Xperia Z3. Flashing the Developer Preview is quite easy and simple on your Xperia Z3. Since it is official process, you don't have any risk doing the same. So, let's start.

Flashing Android N Developer Preview on Xperia Z3:

  • First of all you need to Download and install latest version of Sony Xperia Companion (PC Suite) app on your computer.

  • Now connect Xperia Z3 phone using USB cable to the computer

  • Companion app should launch automatically, if not, open it manually.

  • Now Hold down the ALT key on PC and click 'Software repair'

  • Follow the on-screen instructions.


  • It will prompt you to disconnect and turn off your Xperia Z3 and then reconnect holding down Volume Down key to begin flashing the Software.



That's it. After few minutes, your Xperia Z3 should be running on Android N Developer Preview. In case you dont like it or want to switch back to previous ROM, just connect the phone to Xperia Companion click Software repair. It's easy too.