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[Tutorial] Xperia Z & ZL Bootloader Unlocking/Relocking

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By DooMLoRD, Recognized Developer on 17th February 2013, 11:18 PM
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18th February 2013, 06:13 AM |#11  
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I did not follow what you mean...

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18th February 2013, 07:39 AM |#12  
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My Xperia Z cannot root.

Do u mean bootloader is NOT unlockable for your device?

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18th February 2013, 11:32 AM |#13  
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DooM, I'd add what losing DRM keys means, e.g. no more Music ID/Gracenote within the Walkman app plus probably most importantly, as asked all the time and all over the place in the T/mint forums: loss of Bravia Engine.
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DooM, I'd add what losing DRM keys means, e.g. no more Music ID/Gracenote within the Walkman app plus probably most importantly, as asked all the time and all over the place in the T/mint forums: loss of Bravia Engine.

Sony is very community friendly as I can see...
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Sony is very community friendly as I can see...

its a LOT better than most other manufacturers...
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its a LOT better than most other manufacturers...

I know and no offence. But when I see a community friendly company,with user unlocks bootloader will breaks bravia engine that u expect from me to say?
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Probably protection of their intellectual property which is, admittedly, very cool.
Question: you only have BE on stock. If you stay on stock anyway, why unlock?

Anyway, no flaming and trolling here. That was not the point. Sony is cool and community friendly as ****.
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So we are only talking about Sony software here that won't work with unlocked bootloader, right? And BE isn't more than a little screen calibration, is it? I mean the screen will still look awesome without it!?

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So we are only talking about Sony software here that won't work with unlocked bootloader, right? And BE isn't more than a little screen calibration, is it? I mean the screen will still look awesome without it!?

Sent from my SGSII CM10.1

honestly i am a bit skeptical if BE actually gets disabled... cause from what we tested the user said he did not notice any difference...
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honestly i am a bit skeptical if BE actually gets disabled... cause from what we tested the user said he did not notice any difference...

Hopefully in the coming weeks we can confirm this.
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From what I remember reading, Bravia Engine on the Xperia Z doesn't actually kick in until you view photos in the gallery / view videos on the player. I may be wrong but this is what I believe until somebody else with 100% proof tells me wrong.

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