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[Q] ROOT Xperia ZL C6506 Android 4.3 firmware .569 locked

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5th March 2014, 05:23 AM |#21  
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Initially I was using the 4.2.2 version from this link:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2459497

It's good for the 6506 and it has no Telcel garbage! Then I upgraded to 4.3 following the procedure and files of this thread: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2567266

Of course you need both root and XZDualboot Recovery to upgrade this way.

All of this is if you want to have 4.3 rooted, if you just want 4.3 on Telcel you can easily flash the latest ftf from the development thread for the 6506. You would have a factory default phone afterwards of course, with no possible way to root it.

All of the former are obtained with a locked bootloader, right?
Because I've just bought my phone, and I don't wanna void the warranty, though I don't know if unlocking the bootloader voids the warranty here in Mexico
 
 
6th March 2014, 05:46 PM |#22  
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All of the former are obtained with a locked bootloader, right?
Because I've just bought my phone, and I don't wanna void the warranty, though I don't know if unlocking the bootloader voids the warranty here in Mexico

Yes, all the link procedures will work on Locked Bootloader. Actually if your phone is from Telcel it will not let you unlock your bootloader, I'm not staying with locked bootloader because I want to, it's not possible to unlock Telcel Sony phones
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7th March 2014, 07:33 PM |#23  
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Yes, all the link procedures will work on Locked Bootloader. Actually if your phone is from Telcel it will not let you unlock your bootloader, I'm not staying with locked bootloader because I want to, it's not possible to unlock Telcel Sony phones

Ack, what the hell did that filthy jewish Telcel do the phones?
7th March 2014, 07:47 PM |#24  
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Ack, what the hell did that filthy jewish Telcel do the phones?

I think all carrier locked Sony's are like that. You have to purchase one directly from Sony, an unlocked unit.

I THINK!
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I have tried changing the kernel to .423 because there is a root for that, but the phone went into the boot loop so I had to quickly change back to the original kernel.

How did you fix the bootloop??? I have stock .569 and locked BL and had the same problem when I flashed the .423 kernel.
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How did you fix the bootloop??? I have stock .569 and locked BL and had the same problem when I flashed the .423 kernel.

i think that the problem you are having its because you´re flashing a 4.2 kernel (.423) into a 4.3 rom, you have to flash the complete 4.2 rom http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2459497
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I Did the rooting procedure (a pain) for my friend who purchased my trashed c6506 everything was fine until he did last xposed installer update he's stuck into bootloop very strange I did this update on my N5 and N4 no sweath god I'm happy I didn't keep that semi permanent brick. Reverting to 4.2 update work fine but when re-doing the 4.3 root very long procedure results are the same (tried 3 times)!

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