Sony has pushed out a new firmware with build version 32.2.A.0.224 for its Xperia Z5 series including the Z5 Dual and Z5 Compact. It is also expected to hit the Premium model of the Z5. This is the first release after Sony made Android 6.0.1 update (with version 32.1.A.1.185 available in April.
The update brings back the Battery Stamina mode, which reduces battery consumption when activated. In addition, the background data is restricted. It is important to note that the Android power-saving feature is active when the Stamina mode is not activated.
It also incorporates Google's April security patches, confirm folks over the XDA forum. You should also see new icons in the Settings allowing you to open the camera from the lock screen by just pressing the Power button. There are also new emojis.
The update has so far hit Z5 model E6603, Z5 Dual E6683 and Z5 Compact E5803 and E5823, reports Xperiablog. You may also check the update by going to Settings>> About phone>> Software update>> System updates.
Apart from the Z5 lineup, the Z3 Plus and Z4 Tablet are also getting a similar firmware build with battery Stamina mode, although with some limitation. Those who are looking to flash the firmware manually on their Xperia devices can make use of the FTF download links shared at the XDA forum.
Download links for FTF files