Last Updated on March 23, 2022 by XDA Team
I have been using my Xperia Z for years now, and it still runs like I just bought it off the market. Do you know why? No, it’s not because of my durable and trusty hardcover (although that does help). I keep the Sony Xperia USB drivers updated on a regular basis, which ends up optimizing the performance.
If you aren’t doing the same, then your device is probably running slower than you would expect, regardless of its age. That’s why, we suggest you download all the latest drivers for any model of Xperia you have at your disposal. We have discussed the necessary steps in this article. And trust me, they are easy!
Features of Sony Xperia USB Driver
Xperia has been the pioneer in manufacturing some impressive smartphones over the years. They have been well received by users all over the globe due to their wide range of features. However, you can only use a Sony Xperia and enjoy all its features if you have the right USB drivers installed.
Their smartphones all come with pre-installed drivers, but in case you have rooted your device and need to upgrade it, we will discuss how to download and install them in this article. But before you go any further, you need to know all the different features they come with.
It’s always wise to have the latest versions of the flash tool Xperia on your phone as it can benefit you in the long run. Some of the installed drivers on your phone might not be fully updated. The latest drivers are provided with routine updates from the developers, which keep your device in perfect condition.
If you own a Windows PC, and are looking for a driver update, you might be wondering which Windows versions are the most compatible. Well, you will be glad to know that Sony Xperia USB drivers are compatible with all Windows versions, both 32-bit and 64-bit.
In the past, not all USB drivers were compatible with certain Xperia devices. But due to modern technological advancements and some modifications on the developer’s part, now you can download these drivers on any Xperia phone.
They have made these drivers extremely versatile over the years by adding certain tweaks. For example, they are built to optimize performance by the help of routine updates every week or so. Hence, your device always remains efficient.
If you are worried about the latest Sony flash driver costing you some extra money, then you have no reason to fret. Fortunately, the manufacturers of Sony are pretty lenient when it comes to updating their drivers. They provide routine upgrades that won’t cost you a single dime!
You don’t even need to worry about your PC contracting harmful viruses and malware when you download these drivers. The manufacturers make sure they pay special attention to these issues. They ensure utmost safety and precision when it comes to developing and upgrading Sony Xperia USB drivers for Windows.
Download Sony Xperia USB Driver
Any Sony Xperia can easily find the necessary drivers on their official website. Here you will find all the latest versions of Sony drivers downloaded for different models. If you are looking to download drivers on your PC, here is how to do it.
- Find the right version of drivers compatible with your model.
- Click on the download link and store the zip file on your PC.
- After a few moments you will find the setup file in the download directory.
|Models Name||Size||Download Link|
Xperia PRO-I driver
|Xperia 5 III driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia 10 III driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia 1 III driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia 5 II driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia 10 II driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia 8 driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia 1 II driver||4.64 MB||Download|
|Xperia Ace driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia 5 driver||4.64 MB||Download|
|Xperia 1 driver||4.64 MB||Download|
|Xperia XZ3 driver||4.63 MB||Download|
|Xperia XZ2, Xperia XZ2 Premium|
and Xperia XZ2 Compact driver
|Xperia XA1 Ultra driver||8.31 MB||Download|
|Xperia XZ1 Compact driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia XZ1 driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia Touch driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia XZs driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia XZ Premium driver||4.65 MB||Download|
|Xperia XA1 driver||8.28 MB||Download|
|Xperia E5 driver||8.31 MB||Download|
|Xperia XZ driver||4.64 MB||Download|
|Xperia X Compact driver||4.64 MB||Download|
|Xperia XA Ultra driver||8.31 MB||Download|
|Xperia J driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Sony Ericsson Vivaz driver||23.17 KB||Download|
|Xperia XA driver||8.31 MB||Download|
|Xperia X Performance driver||4.64 MB||Download|
|Xperia X driver||4.64 MB||Download|
|Xperia E1 driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Go driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia L driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia ZR driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia E3 / Xperia E3 dual driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z3 driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z3 Compact driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z2 Tablet driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z2 driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia SP driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia T driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia miro driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z5 Premium driver||13.90 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z5 Compact driver||13.90 MB||Download|
|Xperia C3 / Xperia C3 dual driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia V driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia E / Xperia E dual driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia C5 Ultra / |
Xperia C5 Ultra dual driver
|Xperia Z5 driver||13.90 MB||Download|
|Xperia E4 / Xperia E4 dual driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia M4 Aqua driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia E4g driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Tipo driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia M driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia C driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia M2 driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia M5 driver||8.28 MB||Download|
|Xperia C4 driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia T3 driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z4 Tablet driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia A4 driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z3+ Dual driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z4 driver||4.61 MB||Download|
|Xperia J1 Compact driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Fastboot driver||1.27 KB||Download|
|Xperia A2 driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia ZL2 driver||8.28 MB||Download|
|Xperia T2 Ultra driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z1s (C6916) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z1 Compact driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z Ultra (SOL24) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z1f (SO-02F) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Sony Z Ultra |
Google Play edition (C6806) driver
|Xperia Z1 (SOL23) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z1 (SO-01F) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z Ultra (C6833, C6806, and C6843) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z1 (C6902, C6903, C6906, and C6943) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z Ultra (XL39h) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z1 (L39h) driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z Ultra HSPA+ (C6802) driver||8.32 MB||Download|
|Xperia UL driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia A driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia Tablet Z driver||8.28 MB||Download|
|Xperia Z driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia NX driver for ICS||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia acro HD (SO-03D) driver for ICS||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia AX driver||8.28 MB||Download|
|Xperia VL driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia SL driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia TX driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia SX driver for ICS||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia acro S driver for ICS||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia GX (SO-04D) driver for ICS||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia acro HD (IS12S) driver for ICS||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia S, Xperia NX, and Xperia acro HD driver for GB||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia S driver for ICS||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia pro, Xperia ray, Xperia ray SO-03C driver||6.11 MB||Download|
|Xperia P, Xperia U, and Xperia sola driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia S, Xperia NX and Xperia acro HD driver||8.29 MB||Download|
|Xperia pro, Xperia ray driver||6.11 MB||Download|
|Xperia arc, Xperia neo, Xperia PLAY, Xperia acro driver||6.11 MB||Download|
|X10 mini driver||6.10 MB||Download|
|X10 driver||6.10 MB||Download|
|X8 driver||6.10 MB||Download|
How to Install Sony Xperia USB Driver?
Once you have downloaded all the essential files from the website (present in the zip file), it’s time to install the driver on your smartphone. The methods are easy to follow and have been listed chronologically below.
- Use a data cable to connect your device to the PC.
- Click on the downloaded file .
- Extract the zip file in a new folder.
- Click on the “Start” icon on your Windows PC and click on the Control Panel.
- Click on “Device Manager” and you will find your computer’s name on the topmost part.
- Click on the computer name and go to the “Action” menu where you will find a “Add legacy hardware” button.
- Once you enter that option, click on Next.
- Now, you need to click on “Install the hardware that I manually select from a list (Advanced)” prompt and proceed to the next page.
- Click on “Show All Devices” and then press Next again.
- When you notice a button saying “Have Disk” click on it.
- Click on “Browse” and find the extracted driver in your system.
- Select it and press the “Open” button then click Next.
- When the Windows Security box appears, click on “Install this driver software, anyway” which will start the installation process.
- Once its fully installed click on a button at the bottom that says “Finish”
Perform a software repair by using the following step
· Download a software named Xperia Companion and install it
· Connect your Xperia smartphone to the PC (make sure the device is turned off)
· Launch the Xperia Companion where you will find Software repair option
· Click on it and wait for the process to end
The Sony Xperia Companion is a developer software that allows you to fix your phone’s software issues. It’s a troubleshooting app for all kinds of internal system issues you may come across.
No matter which model of Xperia you use, it will help you go a long way if you know how to maintain the device. Keeping the Sony Xperia Z3 driver updated is one such maintenance issue. That’s why we decided to discuss it in this article, and we hope you have all the information you need for the future.