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Sony Xperia V Jelly Bean update seeding to users now

04 February, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Sony Xperia V Jelly Bean update seeding to users now - read the full textThe water-resistant Sony Xperia V (LT25i) is getting Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean as we speak, according to numerous reports from Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Germany, Estonia and Switzerland. Users in even more countries are expected to get the update soon as it rolls out across the globe. The...


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Hi from Singapore. yesterday I updated my xperia v and you know what the keyboard has finally stop and now I ant even type anything ..cant do research on my phone , someone play help me how to get back my keyboard on the phone. well now im using computer to type.. arrgghh regret update my phone!

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  • 2014-11-25 16:40
  • uHWQ

After updating to jellybean my phone became bad to worst, phone will reboot by it self if i am playing online games and it never happen when i am using ics. Battery drains like 10 percent every 5 mins, lots of bugs. SONY cant make it any more for mobile phone, tried selling this phone but non second hand shop dealer keen on buying, they just said WE DONT BUY BACK SONY PHONE.

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  • 2014-03-18 01:18
  • YTaR

this phone upgrade ice cream sandwich to jelly bean

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  • 2013-12-28 08:15
  • 7tJW

xperia v lt25i updates available in srilanka..?I want to update my phone for jellybean 4.2.2

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  • 2013-11-14 16:31
  • iwpx

I bought this phone a month ago. It was upgraded though, and I didn't experienced the Sleep of Death. Well, very nice phone, camera is good, but not in the front. I hope to received this phone the Android Kitkat :)

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  • 2013-10-18 11:57
  • t7$i

> In reply to Cfrcfcfd @ 2013-09-24 22:41 from rv75 - click to readYes, it is.

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  • 2013-10-18 11:51
  • t7$i

> In reply to hoodlumhavoc @ 2013-02-05 14:06 from th9L - click to readHi also Xperia V user, any idea if Sony Philippines has their batteries covered for warranty. Im having battery issues and reboot problems. Thanks.

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  • 2013-10-18 01:56
  • Afay

Has the sleep of death issue been fixed? I want this phone with a sore heart.

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  • 2013-09-24 22:41
  • rv75

Is the update available in South Africa?

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  • 2013-08-27 16:23
  • MYHi

user my qustion is when new update 4.2.2 in sony xperia v lt25i in india ?

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  • 2013-07-27 13:24
  • uuHx

From Philippines:
Just got my new phone Sony Xperia V! I bought it upgraded already to 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, It was very nice! The only thing I noticed about was when I shut it down and turn it on the phone, my sim card was not recognized displaying for emergency calls only, that I needed to restart it again... But the rest in xperia V is excellent! Camera is absolutely great, except for the front camera having VGA only and the battery that will last only a day. Go for Xperia V!

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  • 2013-07-25 03:15
  • v0qT

> In reply to Zulaika.P @ 2013-06-08 18:55 from mSUw - click to readHi, if you didn't upgrade it yet, you can upgrade it through air ( Wifi or PC ).

WiFi : go to settings - About Phone - Software upgrade - then refresh to see the latest software available and follow the instructions.

PC : you have to install ( PC Companion Application from Sony Website) then you can connect the device with USB and follow instruction if there any new update.

Note : all data in your device will not be deleted. system will save them .

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  • 2013-07-02 08:38
  • iFng

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-03-02 14:10 from CRm9 - click to readHello.
I have a question, when you want to "upgrade or update" to Jelly Bean 4.1 from Ice-Cream Sandwich, is that something that happens automatically or do you have to update manually? and if manually, then how do you do that?

Hope you can answer me, thanks :)

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  • 2013-06-08 18:55
  • mSUw

updated to 4.1.2 on Xperia V, SOD still occurs. might be WiFi issue, cause today had my Wifi on instead of LTE and had the SOD twice.

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  • 2013-03-02 14:10
  • CRm9

Hello from Greece.
Its three days now that I've got the update!
I can't say that phone its better now.
I've seen some bugs.. First day, I move the device from charger and I put it on my desk.. Screen never came blank(off) it was on for two hours and my battery from 100% went 50%! Also I see some bugs in simple use of the phone, such as in UI, sometimes need to tap twice a folder for open.. Not so good work on jelly been for xperia v!
I'm a fan of xperia phones, but I really need something better, even if that needs to be higher priced!!!

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  • 2013-03-02 02:58
  • 0TwE

From the Philippines:

After updating my Xperia V to Jelly Bean (9.1.A.0.490), I have been experiencing some bugs with the Walkman app.

1. At times when the phone is on standby, the next track takes too long to play. There are times that it doesn't play until I wake up the phone.

2. When playing music with headphones plugged in, audio sometimes sounds very soft at first then quickly increases in volume. The increase in volume is not gradual.

3. When skipping a track, the album art flashes. Some noticeable lags during music playback.

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  • 2013-03-01 16:23
  • v0qT

Recieved 4.1.2 OTA update yesterday for Xperia V in Singapore. So far, OK but some apps needs reinstalling.

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  • 2013-03-01 07:27
  • MpPu

Just got my new Sony Experia V and it upgradable to Jelly Bean. News from Singapore

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  • 2013-02-26 06:12
  • TRKN

just upgraded my sony V to jelly is so fast now and im happy with it.

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  • 2013-02-25 15:12
  • Ui%u

> In reply to BornMobile @ 2013-02-12 11:20 from m53j - click to readI also updated my xperia V,but i am facing a problem. Is you personalization guide in keyboard settings working fine after updating? selecting keyboard when i press next, it says unfortunately xperia keyboard has stopped..can u plz check that..

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  • 2013-02-13 10:16
  • xscH

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