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Xperia Play wont turn on?

Ive got the recent Xperia Play and ive had some problems, like lag, but i recently updated the software and it was working fine, i decieded to turn my phone off the bump charge. But it wont turn on. Ive looked about and saw that it may of bricked the phone. The others have got their phone working and ive tried doing what they have done. but it doesnt work.

 

http://talk.sonyericsson.com/message/80923#80923 

heres the link of the problem others. any ideas?

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motivator
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Re: Xperia Play wont turn on?

well thats a shame Smiley Sad

 

i dont think there is anything we/giffgaff/me can do Smiley Sad

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Re: Xperia Play wont turn on?

You can try some of the options that were mentioned in the link you posted again such as the PC repair functionality or unplugging the battery for 10 minutes then trying again but if these still do not work then you're going to have to call Sony''s customer services. As a giffgaff forum we can only really help people with problems relating to giffgaff, whereas this is Sony's update causing damage to your phone we or even the agents here will be unable to do anything at all.

Software problems and especially one Sony put out would be covered under the phone warranty and worst comes to worst you'll have to send your phone in for repair. But you're goign to need to give Sony's customer service's a call it sounds like if those method's aren't working. Nothing we can do unless someone else has the phone and can offer advice I'm afraid, and then it probably wouldn't be different to what's said on that messageboard already.

Best of luck!
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Re: Xperia Play wont turn on?

looks like a visit to your local phone shop.
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Re: Xperia Play wont turn on?

go to your local phone shop. or if its in warranty, return it for a new one

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Re: Xperia Play wont turn on?


wtang wrote:

Ive got the recent Xperia Play and ive had some problems, like lag, but i recently updated the software and it was working fine, i decieded to turn my phone off the bump charge. But it wont turn on. Ive looked about and saw that it may of bricked the phone. The others have got their phone working and ive tried doing what they have done. but it doesnt work.

 

http://talk.sonyericsson.com/message/80923#80923 

heres the link of the problem others. any ideas?


in simple terms, i believe, your screwed. if it wont turn on you cant get into recovery mode, if you cant do that, you cant reflash a software

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Re: Xperia Play wont turn on?

ensure your phone and phone the company that it is broken ... try to get an replacement

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Re: Xperia Play wont turn on?


icelightning wrote:
You can try some of the options that were mentioned in the link you posted again such as the PC repair functionality or unplugging the battery for 10 minutes then trying again but if these still do not work then you're going to have to call Sony''s customer services. As a giffgaff forum we can only really help people with problems relating to giffgaff, whereas this is Sony's update causing damage to your phone we or even the agents here will be unable to do anything at all.

Software problems and especially one Sony put out would be covered under the phone warranty and worst comes to worst you'll have to send your phone in for repair. But you're goign to need to give Sony's customer service's a call it sounds like if those method's aren't working. Nothing we can do unless someone else has the phone and can offer advice I'm afraid, and then it probably wouldn't be different to what's said on that messageboard already.

Best of luck!

Did you install a custom rom or the offfical update? If i was the custom rom, you will probably voided your warranty.

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Re: Xperia Play wont turn on?

is it under warranty take it back to the shop let us know how you got on.
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