mmmmmmmmm, 16 Apr 2012has sony upgraded the software of w8 from 2.1 to 2.3 gb can ny1 telll me sony has not released upgrade dear..u have to upgrade only by using custom ROMs..like gingerDX..you can find the steps in the below link..
ths set is very boaring wth no battery life plz dont buy it guys
Anonymous, 27 Mar 2012pls tell how i will update my w8 from 2.1 to 2.3.7 gingabread bcoz i will try xrecovery but i ... morein the process of x recovery ur phone is disconcted \
then it is not possible to solve this problem connect ur phone again during the process
Guys do upgrade ur w8 to android 2.3..performance is faster than 2.1 and u get multi touch option and all four side rotation..im startin to like ma w8 :)
has sony upgraded the software of w8 from 2.1 to 2.3 gb can ny1 telll me
is thre no way for camera zooming and software supporting in memory card
Steps for converting to android 2.3.7(only for X8 and W8)
Before doing this you should back up ur phone data also dont foget to select usb debugging(in settings->Applications->Development)
1.root your phone by using x8 tool box
2.install clock word mod and xrecovery by using x8 tool box
3.download custom rom such as gingerdx
4.send that zip file to the memory card
5 switch off your phone
6.wait for sometime when the phone starts then press the back key 2-3 times
7.a new screen will openDOWNLOAD LINK FOR X8 TOOL
8.you can go up and down by using your volume keys and select it by your phone centre button
9.select full wipe
10.then select install custom zip from sd card
11.then select the custom zip it will take tie to install (about 5mins)
12.then reboot your phone
DOWNLOAD LINK FOR X8 TOOL :http://www.mediafire.com/?3ruba74bo8hn361
GingerDX v21 ROM:
http://www.mediafire.com/?p8br5t5r9uk93uwvert ur 2.1 version to the awesome 2.3.7
Anybody tell me please where can I download android 2.3? I request to all user.
Anonymous, 13 Apr 2012my phone cannot receive text message. it says that my memory is full. any suggestions?Delete some data from internel storage because message storage is depends on phone memory.
my phone cannot receive text message. it says that my memory is full. any suggestions?
guys there r no plan to update w8 to android 2.2 or 2.3.( source sony mobile official page follow the link below) but you can update it from x8 tools....follow that steps...remember it is a good mobile 4 entry level smartphone....if you wanna so many facilities go for a another one that cost a lot than that...
dev, 11 Apr 2012it is have update to android 2.3.7i was updated and its working nice from where you updated it
dev, 11 Apr 2012it is have update to android 2.3.7i was updated and its working nice
are u?, what can we do tp update it?
my w8 drop into the sea accidentally.now my question is?is it possible that the unit will function again?almost one week at the shop until now the technician doesnt give me feedback if it is possible or impossible to repair or what so ever.thanks a lot
battery backup not good.....
im highly disppointed with this model......