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[Q] My xperia z problems

5th June 2014, 12:41 PM   |  #1  
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Hi !Today i was thinking that my Sony Xperia Z C6603 ,bought from ORANGE FRANCE ,will not get 4.3 or 4.4 ,and i was wondering why !I have an blocked bootloader and it cant get unlocked (in Service Menu says ”Unlock Bootloader : NO ” or something like this ) .I need some advices in how can i unlock the bootloader or just get 4.3 or 4.4 update !Please leave me some advices !
5th June 2014, 01:32 PM   |  #2  
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Unfortunately the answer is no

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5th June 2014, 02:02 PM   |  #3  
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it's totally no bro. It depends on the SRN #
5th June 2014, 09:11 PM   |  #4  
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Hi !Today i was thinking that my Sony Xperia Z C6603 ,bought from ORANGE FRANCE ,will not get 4.3 or 4.4 ,and i was wondering why !I have an blocked bootloader and it cant get unlocked (in Service Menu says ”Unlock Bootloader : NO ” or something like this ) .I need some advices in how can i unlock the bootloader or just get 4.3 or 4.4 update !Please leave me some advices !

is it still network locked?
6th June 2014, 02:04 PM   |  #5  
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is it still network locked?

No its not locked ,i have succesfully installed 4.3 from update service from sony ,but i will get 4.4 ?Only bootloader is locked !
6th June 2014, 02:49 PM   |  #6  
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No its not locked ,i have succesfully installed 4.3 from update service from sony ,but i will get 4.4 ?Only bootloader is locked !

The easier way would be manually downloading 4.4.2 ftf and flash it using flashtool
download ftf from here
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Make a backup before flashing ftf though as it will wipe the internal memory

Credits to @flasherTHC for the upload of rom
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Originally Posted by Ady_ALOHA

Hi !Today i was thinking that my Sony Xperia Z C6603 ,bought from ORANGE FRANCE ,will not get 4.3 or 4.4 ,and i was wondering why !I have an blocked bootloader and it cant get unlocked (in Service Menu says ”Unlock Bootloader : NO ” or something like this ) .I need some advices in how can i unlock the bootloader or just get 4.3 or 4.4 update !Please leave me some advices !

keep calm and flash an FTF with flashtool
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Can i flash with flashtool if i have blocked bootloader ?
13th June 2014, 02:10 PM   |  #9  
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Can i flash with flashtool if i have blocked bootloader ?

Yes, you can.
FTF can be flashed on unlocked bootloader.
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