Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | ... | 73


2724 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 179

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 751899 28-Jan-2013 11:54 Send private message

^ That is a legitimate concern. So far, I have not come across in xda or wpcentral customers with this issue. The software being used for manual update is the same as the one uses by Nokia Customer Care.







2724 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 179

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 751901 28-Jan-2013 11:56 Send private message

freitasm: Posted this yesterday to my Twitter:



It happens almost every time I try to use voice commands and need the network access for speech to text.


Interesting.. I never had this issue at all.

Have you installed the speech?





BDFL
47901 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3536

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 751913 28-Jan-2013 12:08 Send private message

Sure did. It works when it wants to.




71 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 751930 28-Jan-2013 12:25 Send private message

nakedmolerat: ^ That is a legitimate concern. So far, I have not come across in xda or wpcentral customers with this issue. The software being used for manual update is the same as the one uses by Nokia Customer Care.


Yeah I've been watching both of those for any signs as well. I've got a huge pile of ROMs sitting on my lappy at home from Navifirm since they're closing off the service very soon.
Once I'm happy that I have no warranty type issues with my device, I'd probably be happy using this method.
I did purchase a yellow 920 from Telecom to use while I wait for my red one to be fixed. I'm quite keen to replace the ROM with the unbranded country variant one.



2724 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 179

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 751995 28-Jan-2013 13:50 Send private message

Ah that is a different beast.

Replacing it with a completely different ROM 'may' cause some issue. That is something I won't do. Any difference between the yellow and red version?





19 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 751996 28-Jan-2013 13:53 Send private message

The difference between the ROM colour variants is simply the default phone colour scheme...

10 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 751997 28-Jan-2013 13:59 Send private message

My original rom was a german vodafone version, bought from mobicity.

I replaced it with a HK no brand one, being careful to stay within the same numbering as the original

You have just as much chance of bricking the phone from an update compared to a full install, just be careful and follow the guidelines.

Bob

19 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 751998 28-Jan-2013 14:02 Send private message

Does anyone know what ROMs are not branded / carrier free?

71 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 752098 28-Jan-2013 17:04 Send private message

nakedmolerat: Ah that is a different beast.

Replacing it with a completely different ROM 'may' cause some issue. That is something I won't do. Any difference between the yellow and red version?


Yes, I realise a different ROM is a different beast. However, it is the same hardware. RM-821.

Other than colour, no difference.

coddy: Does anyone know what ROMs are not branded / carrier free?


Anything that says CV on Navifirm. E.g. for a Black Telecom purchased device, our country variant is 1232.2109.1242.1001\RM-821 CV AU VAR244486 12421 002 Black V1 Black (059Q9P4)
Or the same with Portico: 1232.5951.1249.1002\RM-821 VAR APAC AU CV BLACK (059Q9P4)

19 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 752295 28-Jan-2013 21:09 Send private message

Great, thanks. Just got 1232.5951.1249.1002 [RM-821 VAR AU CV RED (059Q9P1)], should the need ever arise to go unbranded, or maybe I just get sick of the telecom splash screen ;-)
The FFU flash file states that it is for AU and NZ.

16 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 752646 29-Jan-2013 13:55 Send private message

Does everyone in New Zealand have the same issue with the gyroscope? Just downloaded the latest Nokia City Lens and the AR view is out by 180 degrees. I guess this is a southern hemisphere thing. The compass seems correct though.

2079 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 200

Trusted
Microsoft NZ

  Reply # 752649 29-Jan-2013 13:59 Send private message

Mine seems to be fine before and after update, is there some repro steps?

BDFL
47901 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3536

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 752650 29-Jan-2013 14:04 Send private message

Mine was fine before the update, haven't tried it again since this morning.






2724 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 179

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 754635 2-Feb-2013 01:18 Send private message

I have to say Portico has greatly improved the phone overall performance... No need to restart or has any issue since update. Very very very happy!





5 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 756883 7-Feb-2013 12:18 Send private message

My unbranded Lumia 920 (On Vodafone) just downloaded the Portico update!

1 | ... | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | ... | 73
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic








Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new jobs are posted to our jobs board:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Forms of government for New Zealand
Created by charsleysa, last reply by jonherries on 17-Apr-2014 08:55 (70 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Business vs Residential UFB, why the huge difference in cost??
Created by dman, last reply by dman on 16-Apr-2014 23:45 (22 replies)
Pages... 2


why does the tax payer have to pay for the prince and princess' 6 star holiday?
Created by joker97, last reply by Lazarui on 16-Apr-2014 12:56 (66 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Problem with NDSCam
Created by haydenmarsh, last reply by Benoire on 14-Apr-2014 21:28 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


MH370 - Call for Search & Rescue Help
Created by DS248, last reply by Sideface on 15-Apr-2014 16:40 (734 replies)
Pages... 47 48 49


True cost of driving ..
Created by rayonline, last reply by alasta on 14-Apr-2014 20:43 (52 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Why is there a lack of ultraportables with Intel Iris graphics?
Created by d3Xt3r, last reply by wasabi2k on 14-Apr-2014 13:21 (32 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Free connection to Ultra Fibre not true
Created by kapitikarl, last reply by cbrpilot on 15-Apr-2014 13:24 (27 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.