Had the phone since Sept 2015...6 months...shut down issues were a put off but switching to GSM when on data and use of WiFI mostly and you will survive. Build quality is good and has an awesome camera. Satisfied to say the least. Phone should last until the need for an upgrade
AnonD-492875, 03 Feb 2016so basicly, once it is upgrade to 5.1 all problem is settled? Dont think so.. mine was updated to 5.1 but still with the same problem.. it doesnt fix auto shutdown problem..
Singapore variant? Single-SIM Xperia M5 or Dual-SIM version? Also where you buy it from? (I'm from SG too, but need to get dual-SIM version haha)
AnonD-496330, 02 Feb 2016Performance and battery life better after 5.1 update. No auto shutdown problem. But still when... more5.1 update done.. but still the auto shutdown problem not fixed.. im frustrated.. wait until marshmallow update to be available and hope it will fix the problem.. damn phone!
I'm happy to bought this phone. Awesome camera and on problem. Good configuration with low price.
M5 user, 02 Feb 2016I also own dis kind of fone.. i love d camera but i also xperienced d auto shutdown problem on... morePerformance and battery life better after 5.1 update. No auto shutdown problem. But still when battery gets lower than 15% it decreases rapidly
Battery about to die.......... Battery life is very poor..... And heating problem.......
guys thanks for your comments. i ordered one and paid for it earlier today and moments ago after reading all negative comments i called them and asked them for refund before even receiving the phone. now all I want is my money. haha :)
I also own dis kind of fone.. i love d camera but i also xperienced d auto shutdown problem on lte network.. im updating it to lollipop 5.1 hope it would help to fix these problems.. fingercrossed
Battery about to die..........
Battery life is very poor.....
And heating problem.......
To Much Heating Problem, when starting mobile data or watch any movie in video player or play any game then too much battery consumption and heating problem...
And Automatically Shutdown device and also 100% full charged battery consumed in 2 hours when watching or browsing....
I bought my M5 last October and I returned the unit twice because of power issue. while browsing and typing a message, it shuts down automatically, and it won't turned on until i connect it to the charger or power bank. I am so disappointed!
AnonD-495515, 31 Jan 2016I bought 2 times M5 model number E5663. It is rubbish. What is your phone s model number?when did you buy it? is it from the first batch?
Kamal, 23 Jan 2016I come across alots negative comments about M5 Dual Sony, but i have been using Sony M5 for ab... moreI bought 2 times M5 model number E5663. It is rubbish. What is your phone s model number?
Anonymous, 30 Jan 2016This is a good phone to buy.I have this and no issues so far.i think im gonna wait till end of february and see what are the people opinion about the ssecond batch of this phone hahaha if everything alright i will get one for sure
The worst Phone!
I bought it brandnew in Philippines but i faced alot of probelms like:-
-Auto shutdown and cant be turn on untill you plug Charger.
-Lock Screen Hanging.r
I really love this phone because of camera and its design unless it dont give me this big issues.
I never suggest anyone to buy it......
I bought the phone in last month..but its getting switchoff frequnently..and not getting swicthon up to it get connected to charger.its a big backdrop for that.and also battery back also not good.camera quality was so good
Sugar, 29 Jan 2016Yes.. The bew batch if m5's are running smoothly.. I got mine 2 days ago. But i notice somethi... morereally thanks a lot at last a light of hope for me hahaha i really like this phone the negative comment worried me a lot..im hoping to get one soon enough if there is anything wrong came up please informed me okay? thanks a lot! :D