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  1. Android News

    Sony loses major class action lawsuit over waterproof claims for the original Xperia Z lineup

    According to the settlement, there were 24 models affected (ironically, the original Sony Xperia Z is not listed as being one of them) starting from the ZR, which was a close cousin of the original Z and going all the way to the Xperia Z5, along with a few tablets as well.
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    Help Sony Xperia Z Stuck in Ultra Stamina Mode-Please Help!

    Hey everyone, So this started after I used Ultra Stamina Mode to conserve power, but after I turned it off my phone went into some weird state that looks like ultra stamina mode but not completely... I can use internet/wifi, 10% of my apps are (facebook, whatsapp etc) usable while the rest are...
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    Root custom rom for sony xperia c6603

    I have a sony xperia z which i have rooted, unlocked bootloader and upgraded to 5.02 android version, also have instlled cwm/twrp recovery however i cannot seem to flash any custom roms i keep an error message ?
  4. Android News

    CyanogenMod 13 is now available on the Shield Tablet, Moto X 2013, Aquaris M5, and more

    A number of smartphones (and a tablet) have just received official support for CM13 nightly builds. If you own the NVIDIA Shield Tablet, Moto X 2013, Aquaris M5, and the Xperia Z, Xperia ZR or the Xperia ZL, then you can finally download CM13 for your device now.
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    Facebook notification

    Please help all I have an Xperia z and I'm getting the led and sound notification but on the desktop I don't get any in the Facebook icon ie the red circle I've had other phones but had no problem I know it can't be the phone so how can I get over this it's doing my head in thank you
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    Search Themes can Change Settings Icons

    Hello Guys. It gives so many Lollipop Themes for Xperia Z 5.1.1 but not one can Change the Settings Icons or the Launcher Icons . Can you help me for find some Themes can Change Complete UI
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    Root [SOLVED] XPERIA Z stuck in Bootloop, No Custom Recovery

    Hi, I'm noobi into these stuff and any help is appreciated in advance. I've searched so much on the web but didn't manage to get a specific sulotion for my situation, so I'm starting this thread and hoping someone could help me. I wanted to flash an official rom with android 5.1.1 via...
  8. El Presidente

    Help Pink underneath the charging port

    This means water damage, yeah? Or at the very least the indicator's got wet and the warranty is void? .
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    Help Dead spot after screen crack

    Hi, so i recently purchased sony xperia z. I noticed some dirt in the earpiece close to the sony logo. So i tried cleaning it using a sharp object( i know it was stupid) and a crack appeared there that went on to the top right part of the screen. Im sure warranty won't cover this for free so is...
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    Help Xperia Z no lollipop update!

    Hello everyone, I have an Sony Xperia Z bought from UK, unlocked (free of network) and now I live in Romania and I'm using the phone with Orange network. So far I haven't received any notification to update my Android. What can I do to update it to an official lollipop version?
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    Help How to get the lollipop update without messing up my warrenty

    I keep seeing blogs with the lollipop update download by flashing but they never mention anything about rooting or warranty I'm wondering if I can do this and keep my T-Mobile warrenty
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    Help Sony Xperia Z - Is 'Lollipop' Going to Bug My Phone + Tablet?

    Hi there I have seen a YouTube video with 'Lollipop' update installed on Sony Xperia Z phone. User said, there are camera and other application lags, after install Anyone out there, can pass on any positive hands on Sony Xperia Z/Lollipop experience (pro's & cons) I also have the Sony Xperia...
  13. DariusBreedt

    Root Rooting disabled usb pc connection and charging

    Hi i was trying to root my Sony Xperia Z (C3306), and it was not successful. If i plug a charger or USB cable to the phone it makes the connection sound but no charging, when my phone is off it charges. Any ideas?
  14. kingvortex

    Android 5.1 coming to the Z

    Sony have just announced that the entire Z series, including the now 2 year old Z is getting Android 5.1 starting from July. I imagine we'll be at the back of the queue again, but the support for this device by Sony has amazed me. Over 2 years after release and they're still keeping it up to date.
  15. StevenSeed

    Thank you

    After just over 2 years of happy, almost fault-free Sony Xperia Z-ing it's finally time for me to say goodbye. On Saturday I took delivery of my upgrade which is a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge 64GBananas in Platinum Gold from EE. As a result, I'll not be on this forum all that much now (I see just...
  16. Daniel medina

    Help xperia z not charging, water damage?

    Hi! recently i bought a xperia z, i updated to 5.0 os, it made a waterproof test but in less than a 2 minutes under water i start to see some air bubbles coming out of the sim port, i took it out and dry it with my shirt... so, reboot 3 times (sim unreadable) i took the water out (not much)...
  17. Slug

    Android 5.0.2 rollout begins

    Sony today began rolling out the Android 5.x (Lollipop) update long-promised for the Xperia Z. Currently only available OTA (over-the-air) in a few selected locales, the updates are about 700MB big and sweeten the Xperia Z with Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS among other improvements such as...
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    Sony default podcast app

    Hi there, I have a question regarding the podcast app on my Sony Xperia Z. That being... how do I add it to my home screen or even start it!!!??? I'm not sure how I ever started using the app in the first place and I have never downloaded a podcast app so I'm guessing it came as standard. The...
  19. Skynet11

    Official Sony Xperia Z User Manual

    Skynet11 submitted a new resource: Official Sony Xperia Z User Manual - The official Sony Xperia Z User Guide Read more about this resource...
  20. Syed Sibtain Manzoor

    Root Stuck at "daemon started successfully" while rooting

    Hey guys!! Trying to root my Sony Xperia Z C6603 running Android 4.4.4 with Windows 8.1 Enterprise 64bit build 9600 The drivers are installed Including flashtool drivers and Sony USB Adb Interface driver. Debugging mode is ON and Unknown sources is checked. Everything is working fine except that...
  21. Arconsic

    Root need help restoring recovery xperia z twrp/nandroid manager

    hello i want to restore my backup which i did 1 year ago before i installed purexaudio rom to my rooted xperia z problem is neither twrp or nandroid manager could read it, "also i cant remember with which of those i did create this recovery it was made on january 2014 as i read in the...
  22. Slug

    Firmware 10.5.1.A.0.292 (UK generic) released

    Available now via PC Companion and, for the first time ime, an OTA update. The OS version is still 4.4.4 but the kernel is updated along with some pre-installed apps. Newer is better, right? :) n.b. updating will result in loss of root access. Re-root as per .283 firmware instructions i.e...
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    Help Factory apps won't work

    Hi, couldn't find a thread about this so figured I'd have to ask the question for once. None of the apps that my phone originally had installed are working. I noticed this when my alarm clock suddenly didn't work. When I try to open "Album" it just loads eternally in the upper right corner...
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    Help Cracked Screen / Data Retrieval

    Hi I was wondering if anyone could help the screen has cracked on the phone and unable to put a pass code in. The phone has lots of photos and videos which are sentimental which I need to retrieve, I have tried the data cable but without the pass code being put in I don't have the option to...
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    Help charging problem

    Please help me as my Xperia Z has some charging problem. When I charge my phone in my house, it just charge so slowly or maybe won't even charge. I left my phone off overnight and let it charge, next morning I woke up to a dead phone.. What's happening?! But the weird thing is, when I charge my...