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I did not follow what you mean...

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My Xperia Z cannot root.
Do u mean bootloader is NOT unlockable for your device?

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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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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!?

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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...
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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...
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