If anyone wants to get apps before rollouts are completed in Playstore they can visit APKMirror, they also include updated Sony/HTC/etc OEM apps (Sony Album, Music app etc) as well before the updates finish reaching everyone. This is NOT a warez s...
True, more Google's fault, OEMs have to work on those faults or risk the ire of their customers.
Looks like so far only Samsung managed to fix it up to the point where its better than KiKat in tests, Performance/Battery life wise. The M8 is bette...
According to OP, yes you need to be locked however if you get the error 43 like I got after trying to flash firmware.zip, then unlock and install cwm, sideload superuser, (sideload mode allows my phone to be detected by adb that's why), t...
If you want step by step:
. fastboot oem rebootRUU
. fastboot flash zip 1.41.firmware.zip (You will get "FAILED (remote: 90 hboot pre-update! please flush image again" )
. fastboot flash zip firmware.zip (For me it did not install)
I got "FAILED ...
Yep wait for the Z4, or for the new HTC M9 if its called that, HTC finally replaced the UltraPixel with a 20MP (probably the same one in the Z3) camera. HTC has better camera software optimization than Sony in "auto" mode in general.
HTC also o...