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Topic # 152365 24-Sep-2014 14:44
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Hi all,

Wondering if someone can help me out, I have flashed a new Modem and WiFi on my phone and now the Wifi is not working. I flashed it to see if I can get better reception...but as the post here suggests it did not work as expected.

What is the latest modem and wifi for the S4 in New Zealand, and how to get it working.

Cheers in advance.



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  Reply # 1136580 24-Sep-2014 14:56
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what was the modem number you flashed and also who is your Telco

With my S4 I just flashed international ones but some can cause issues




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  Reply # 1136582 24-Sep-2014 14:58
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Trying at the moment XXUGNE5 Modem and LTE. Telco is Telecom/Spark NZ.

Using Odin 3.04 and tried 3.07. 
What is your current modem and wifi?

I am on 4.4.2.

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  Reply # 1136606 24-Sep-2014 15:06
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UGNE5 is the latest modem from Spark.

What is your current build number? You can find this in settings, about device. Basebands have to be compatible with the rom 

 

I would just flash the latest Spark ROM from here, http://www.sammobile.com/firmwares/3/?download=32038 which is the whole rom. Make sure to back up your stuff first.



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  Reply # 1136608 24-Sep-2014 15:07
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Build number is KOT95H.AllianceROM_V3_I9505XXUGNG8.



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  Reply # 1136613 24-Sep-2014 15:14
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TG09:

Build number is KOT95H.AllianceROM_V3_I9505XXUGNG8.




Do you mean UGNE8?

Because you can find a UGNE8 modem here.

 

Im not sure if they come with two files but if they do you need to flash both of them, and try doing them in both the PDA and the PHONE fields

To stay on the safe side it might be better to flash the spark rom though..



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  Reply # 1136623 24-Sep-2014 15:20
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Yabanize:
TG09:

Build number is KOT95H.AllianceROM_V3_I9505XXUGNG8.




Do you mean UGNE8?

Because you can find a UGNE8 modem here. Im not sure if they come with two files but if they do you need to flash both of them, and try doing them in both the PDA and the PHONE fields

To stay on the safe side it might be better to flash the spark rom though..


Nope it says I9505XXUGNG8 in the build number field.

Hmm might have to flash it to fix it and then flash the Alliance ROM on top..

I found this - http://d-h.st/users/DjeMBeY/?fld_id=16262#files

A
ll the modems and wifi fixes.

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  Reply # 1136637 24-Sep-2014 15:29
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that ROM is for S4 LTE - will it work on a normal S4?



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  Reply # 1136643 24-Sep-2014 15:33
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joker97: that ROM is for S4 LTE - will it work on a normal S4?


I have LTE, I will download it and install it. Fingers cross, will update later how it goes.

Cheers for the replies so far fella.

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  Reply # 1136647 24-Sep-2014 15:39
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I take it you used Odin to Flash modem otherwise it wouldn't work. One thing doing it this way is to actually switch device off first then put into download by holding , volume down, menu and power buttons. Make sure you put the modem in "phone" or "AP" for newer Odin versions.




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  Reply # 1136652 24-Sep-2014 15:44
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also try wifi fix for the XXUGNE5  from here 




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  Reply # 1136673 24-Sep-2014 15:56
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jeffnz: also try wifi fix for the XXUGNE5  from here 


Yep that is where I have been getting it from.. will keep you posted.

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  Reply # 1136681 24-Sep-2014 16:03
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might stick with my XXUFNC6 (4.4.2) for now



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  Reply # 1136682 24-Sep-2014 16:03
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jeffnz: also try wifi fix for the XXUGNE5  from here 


I have read that it also depends on the version your are running i.e. 4.4.2 or 4.4.4 i.e bootloader. How do I find out which bootloader I need?

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  Reply # 1136699 24-Sep-2014 16:27
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here will show which one you are on




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  Reply # 1136713 24-Sep-2014 16:41
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also you could try flashing the NG2 modem on the alliance rom first page.




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