At present Xperia Z1 suffering from many firmware glitches, though 14.1.G.2.257 firmware update sorted out many as per Sony but users are still facing those issues some of the main are display calibration issues ( yellow hue issues ), noisy pics from camera app etc.
At the same time 14.1.G.2.259 firmware was certified on PTCRB for Xperia Z1 C6903 on October 23 almost a month ago which was as per our sources meant for only carrier based devices and here it comes.
14.1.G.2.259 firmware update has been released now for Xperia Z1 in Australia on “Telstra Australia” carrier dated 14/11/13. It is expected to be bring some minor changes only.
Xperia Z1 14.1.G.2.259 firmware seen as OTA update sized 95.2 MB on a user’s handset, do check it may also be available via PC Companion or SUS. Look for a notification as shown below. Users who have got this update are saying it brought better battery life with it now.
It still keeps Xperia Z1 on android 4.2.2 jelly bean, hoped as last android 4.2.2 update on Xperia Z1 before we see android 4.3 officially rolling in December as Sony said.
If you have a carrier based Xperia Z1, then look for 14.1.G.2.259 firmware update, let us know what it has brought under the hood for the users, any major change noticed, drop your comments on that.
hi,true that there are lot of firmware issues with Z1 , i hoped that it is been fixed during the previous update but that never happened, my only question is , is sony aware of the issues we are facing and will they listen to blog’s likes this ….if they are not aware plz let them know in any possible way …its such a lovely phone but this things making me to hate that….atleast next update will fix all those issues ..i beleive in sony…and one more big issue u forgot to mention is over heating even with light use and force my camera to stop working. if u can reply me abt the heat issue ..i want to know its common in all z1’s or not
thanks i just saw your reply to my same question on the previous update post..i will take it the customer care ..thanks a lot again
Well i have my z1 since the it was relaese i have never experience that kind of problems and iam a heavy user the camera on my z1 works excellent and wifi to theire is no overheating on my z1 my question is is you xperia z1 carrier bounded or did you bourgth simfree becourse carrier bounded devices are full of bloatware they can block many things if you z1 is simfree unlocked and you still have that problems you are talking her on block then get it replace imidently and get a new one if you dont like to do this then you should flash it the nordic version of the z1 is pretty good it may resolve all you problems you can dwnload flashtoole or check xda developer forum they can help you