Sony Xperia Ion Jelly Bean update???

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Sony Xperia Ion Jelly Bean update???

I can hardly find any info as to when the Sony Xperia Ion will be recieving an update to Jelly Bean, other than a statement saying that it will. Can anyone shed any light on this subject?

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Re: Sony Xperia Ion Jelly Bean update???

It's not coming.  AT&T isn't releasing the JB update even though the update will be released by sony for the international version.  

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Makes it kinda of hard to stay with a carrier that will not release the update of a relatively new phone. I guess it may be time to move on; AT&T's decision to do this is just so they can sell more HTC One X devices I guess. Poor move AT&T.

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I just received this in an email from AT&T.


Tony,

We will release the update for the device after Sony releases it but at this time we do not have a date.

Thanks,
Tina Leblanc
Social Media Manager
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Re: Sony Xperia Ion Jelly Bean update???

I know it's not much, but at least AT&T has confirmed that they will indeed push the update.
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Very nice to see something about it. Thanks for the share.

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Don't bet on it.
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Re: Sony Xperia Ion Jelly Bean update???

Hi


Is there any time-line you guys are going to release Jelly Bean for Xperia Ion


We asked with sony and they say now its upto AT&T to release the update

 

Please dont say that its SONY who has to do the upgrade, because SONY has already released for Non-AT&T devices.

Only you guys are causing this much of problem


Atleast unlock the bootloader


I bought the phone for full price of 400$

 

thanks

regards
Vijay

 

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OK good to know it started rolling out in other territories so when are we getting it...

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I read and I heard it came out and you can get it on Sony's program.

http://www.androidcentral.com/sony-xperia-ion-jelly-bean-update-now-available-pc-companion-software
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It's only out for the LT28h which is the non-LTE ion sold in other countries.  The LTE LT28i version shouldn't be too far behind.  Don't wait for AT&T as they aren't releasing the JB ion update.  You can use the LT28i firmware though.  Check out www.xda-developers.com to get help with doing that.

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they released just one firmware 6.2.B.0.211 the LT28h is seen to have LTE settings so the one firmware should cover all three models

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Now the jb update has been released by Sony when will ion owners see the update?

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this isn't a solution. when is the update rolling out?

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If you used an Ion, would you be so blythe about the update date. I see AT&T got your logo on the Sony update software so now when will the update be pushed? If AT&T doesn't care to update how about the unlock code?

 

Been a customer since 1994, thinking about changing now.

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