this is a pathetic phone and absolutely not a water resistant phone hate sony even they are taking charges when u go at their service center for only upgrade your phone bakkwaas......
worst phone ever. bought brand new phone, within 2 weeks , would turn itself off and could not turn it back on again unless plugged in. in the process of arguing with sony to get a full refund. AVOID.
Sony Xperia Mobile after sales sucks . took them 41 days to get an answer and still no resolve
replace the battery will do. the auto shutdown will go away. to confirm if its the battery fault download the battery lock test at the XDA forum.
mrtnvmc, 14 Mar 2016sony replaced my M5 because t'was suffering from battery lock / autoshut down issue. I waited ... moreHi there, where did you buy your M5? I'am planning to buy one for may GF but I was waiting for the 2nd batch of M5 to arrive here in the PH. I already have Sony C5 (I bought it at SM Megamall) but I do think that M5 is a much better phone, I have no problem with my Sony C5 though, been using it for 5 months now. Thanks in advance.
sony replaced my M5 because t'was suffering from battery lock / autoshut down issue. I waited about a week and now I'm so pleased because my new m5 doesn't have any issues.. YAHOO!!
Anonymous, 28 Feb 2016Dont buy sony xperia m5...its a useless fon...i bot mine in january and its giving me and othe... moreThe M5 seems to have some issues with its Preferred Network Type especially when you go into an area where there is a drop in LTE signal. Go to Settings > More > Mobile Networks > Preferred Network Type and select GSM only. Your cellular data signal will be crippled but the phone wont auto shutdown again.
Luis, 11 Mar 2016Dont buy it, you will regret it¡¡ trust me. Regards from Mexico.Why?
Kkk1, 09 Mar 2016I just tried mien today. Now i cant decide if i'l get a refund or upgrade to z5p bcos i also k... moreI mean. I just returned mine today. From ph here. Files gets corrupted when i transfer them to my sd.. now i dont know if theres a way to retrieve my pics and vids
RJA (Philippines), 29 Feb 2016My Xperia m5 works very well. This is the second batch of m5 released by sony. for more than... moreI just tried mien today. Now i cant decide if i'l get a refund or upgrade to z5p bcos i also kept reading bad feedbacks to z5p. My m5 is corrupting my files though i really love d cam
RJA (Philippines), 29 Feb 2016My Xperia m5 works very well. This is the second batch of m5 released by sony. for more than... moreI returned mine today. I bought it 3days ago. The problem was my files got corrupetd everytime i transfer files from internal mem to the sd card. Files cannot be opened anymore. I bought it bcos of the cam.. i love love the cam.. but pics/vids i tooks d past 3days and some old files are gone. Have u tried transferring files from internal to sd?
Friends.....is anyone knows in Jakarta where can I buy M5 Gold if possible or black if impossible. Tks for helping.
worst sonny phone. the back camera is the worst for a 21mp. sony made a flop here.
Hey i am from Malaysia, when is the date for M5 esond batch to release? and how to differentiate between first batch and second batch?
Arogsm, 05 Mar 2016Z3 or Z5...Z5 or Z3 compact. I haven't had any issues with either of these models. Fast and reliable.
The worst worst worst sony phone ive ever seen..both the cameras went shutdown afer 5 days of buying.. Even though i had the thailand warranty i was helpless coz i live in out of thailand. Disappointed with Sony.dont go for this Shit
RJA (Philippines), 29 Feb 2016My Xperia m5 works very well. This is the second batch of m5 released by sony. for more than... morefrom the philippines here. glad to hear that. my gf put off buying the m5 due to the shutdown issue,also because there werent any m5 stocks left to begin with (pulled out)
looks like i'll be the one having the m5 now.