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By gino_76ph, Senior Member on 15th March 2014, 07:02 PM
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Hi there!

I recently bought an Xperia SP and had it unlocked fully so now i can use any SIM.

But it seems that there is a problem: my phone is slow. I only have a handful of apps installed, nothing is programmed or working in the background or Sync is turned off.

I checked the OS and it is still stuck to Android 4.1.2 but the official Sony Mobile website says the latest is 4.3.

Is there an app to help speed up my phone?

Why is my phone not detecting the 4.3 update?

Please advice. Thanks.
 
 
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Originally Posted by gino_76ph

Hi there!

I recently bought an Xperia SP and had it unlocked fully so now i can use any SIM.

But it seems that there is a problem: my phone is slow. I only have a handful of apps installed, nothing is programmed or working in the background or Sync is turned off.

I checked the OS and it is still stuck to Android 4.1.2 but the official Sony Mobile website says the latest is 4.3.

Is there an app to help speed up my phone?

Why is my phone not detecting the 4.3 update?

Please advice. Thanks.

Search google for Sony XPERIA SP C5303 - Android 4.3 - firmware 12.1.A.0.266. The site is called xperia firmware (i would post the link but im not allowed. Once the phone is updated you may need to restart the phone like i did to get up to speed (mine was incredibly slow after first boot)
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15th March 2014, 07:49 PM |#3  
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Search google for Sony XPERIA SP C5303 - Android 4.3 - firmware 12.1.A.0.266. The site is called xperia firmware (i would post the link but im not allowed. Once the phone is updated you may need to restart the phone like i did to get up to speed (mine was incredibly slow after first boot)

This phone is very fast with ICS, with JB is very slow!
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This phone is very fast with ICS, with JB is very slow!

The Xperia SP originally came with android 4.1.2, not Android 4.0.x
15th March 2014, 08:26 PM |#5  
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The Xperia SP originally came with android 4.1.2, not Android 4.0.x

Oh yess i'm confused however before the upgrade it is another thing
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16th March 2014, 12:50 AM |#6  
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Maybe just reflash the firmware and see if it gets better (4.1.2, as 4.3 has a big chance of bad RAM management)
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16th March 2014, 11:32 AM |#7  
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It seems like there is also bad information dessimination by Sony Mobile by the looks of it.
16th March 2014, 11:58 AM |#8  
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Sony is preparing new update for our device...
look here
http://www.xperiablog.net/2014/02/26...192-certified/
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16th March 2014, 12:02 PM |#9  
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Use ICS

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We have no ics firmware. Xperia SP roll out with jb 4.1.

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16th March 2014, 03:17 PM |#11  
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This update make time to arrive !

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