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sony xperia z2, where's the firmware update?

Started by: a6rnh
On: 05/06/2014 | 17:19
Replies: 11

by: a6rnh
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:19
OK so my red hot z2 is due an ota update but sony say that I have to wait for the networks to approve it.. So who am I actually waiting for, O2 or giffgaff?
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by: cj_9
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:22
02 I'd imagine, are you able to update manually using pc Companion? If boy you'll just have to wait I guess
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by: azeemkhan
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:22
You can't force these things, when the update is ready for your device you will receive it.
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by: bengalknights
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:22
You would be waiting for Sony to deliver to 02
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by: suzyevs
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:22
Giffgaff do not update phones. You will have to wait for sony to put the update on their website.
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by: nigelbrooks
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:24

As giffgaff do not do OTA updates it will be delivered direct from Sony when O2 approve it.

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by: jase371
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:27

hi there look in fone setting for update

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by: sonia_93
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:36
It will arrive when its ready from Sony I presume
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by: rosethorns
on: 05/06/2014 | 17:37

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by: happycheesecake
on: 07/06/2014 | 19:56

Ok folks


Sony won't release the sim-free update until the major physical operators approve it.  When I had a Sony Xperia Z1 this meant roughly 5-6 WEEKS after everyone else.  Cause of problem?  T-Mobile.


Note that there's another update been announced; so now it's:


17.1.A.2.55 -> 17.1.1.A.0.402 -> 17.1.2.A.0.189


Don't blame Giff Gaff for this; it's the Voda's / O2's / Orange's / T-Mobile's of this world.  And of course, Sony and their stupid release process.

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