The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update is now available for Sony Ericsson Xperia Active smartphones.

Japanese electronics major, Sony, has started to roll out the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update in batches. You can either wait for the notification on your device or check manually through the PC Companion suite. To further address the matter, the company has been listing the handsets. The company has listed a 8-digits SI (Sales Item) numbers, and if your Xperia Active has that number then the update should be available for your handset too.

To get the SI number of your smartphone, all you have to do is remove the back cover of your phone and remove the battery. You can find the SI number under the battery.

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active incorporates 3-inch TFT screen with 320×480 pixels resolution. Featuring wet finger tracker, the device comes equipped with 1 GHz Qualcomm Scorpion processor and 5 MP built-in primary camera with 8x zoom.