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  Reply # 795681 9-Apr-2013 15:05
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TG09:
nzgman: ok so I have just swapped from the Telecom network to Vodafone (through black and white) and have flashed the vodafone build onto my phone (it's a parallel imported one that I have had for ages now) but my reception is now not the best. Just after the best modem for Vodafone in Wellington? and if possible a link to download it.

current build = Stock 4.0.3
baseband version i9100xxlpx
Kernel Version 3.0.15-i9100XWLPI-CL686447
DPI@DELL141 #3
BUILD NUMBER = IML74K.XWLPI

Thanks


Here is some radios for the SSII - http://veyka.co.uk/sgs2/radios/




Thanks

Any ideas which one I should go with though? or should I start with the last one and see what it's like?




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  Reply # 795683 9-Apr-2013 15:12
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nzgman:
TG09:
nzgman: ok so I have just swapped from the Telecom network to Vodafone (through black and white) and have flashed the vodafone build onto my phone (it's a parallel imported one that I have had for ages now) but my reception is now not the best. Just after the best modem for Vodafone in Wellington? and if possible a link to download it.

current build = Stock 4.0.3
baseband version i9100xxlpx
Kernel Version 3.0.15-i9100XWLPI-CL686447
DPI@DELL141 #3
BUILD NUMBER = IML74K.XWLPI

Thanks


Here is some radios for the SSII - http://veyka.co.uk/sgs2/radios/




Thanks

Any ideas which one I should go with though? or should I start with the last one and see what it's like?


Not to sure fella, 
I quickly found this - might help ya decide - http://androidforums.com/galaxy-s2-international-all-things-root/489457-latest-i9100-modems-4.html#post4261632


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  Reply # 795772 9-Apr-2013 18:46
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Looks like JB 4.1.2 is now out for the VFNZ sold SII can anyone confirm?

John

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  Reply # 795854 9-Apr-2013 21:27
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johnr: Looks like JB 4.1.2 is now out for the VFNZ sold SII can anyone confirm?

John


There is an upgrade available, will confirm the version once the upgrade has finished.

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  Reply # 795878 9-Apr-2013 22:18
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Its a 380Meg update....... FWIW

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  Reply # 795881 9-Apr-2013 22:20
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polglase:
johnr: Looks like JB 4.1.2 is now out for the VFNZ sold SII can anyone confirm?

John


There is an upgrade available, will confirm the version once the upgrade has finished.


The update is complete, now running JB 4.1.2

PDA:LSD / PHONE:LS8 / CSC:LS9 (VNZ)

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  Reply # 795890 9-Apr-2013 22:44
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polglase:
polglase:
johnr: Looks like JB 4.1.2 is now out for the VFNZ sold SII can anyone confirm?

John


There is an upgrade available, will confirm the version once the upgrade has finished.


The update is complete, now running JB 4.1.2

PDA:LSD / PHONE:LS8 / CSC:LS9 (VNZ)


Where did you get the update from?

Edit: Never mind just found it on http://www.sammobile.com :-)

http://www.hotfile.com/dl/202211962/eb6115e/I9100XWLSD_I9100VNZLS9_VNZ.zip.html





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  Reply # 795919 10-Apr-2013 01:53
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Great news for Vodafone. How about for Telecom NZ customers?

http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=39&topicid=114574

Steve




Generally known online as OpenMedia, now working for Red Hat New Zealand as a Solution Architect for all things Linux, Virtual and of course Cloud. Still playing with MythTV and digital media on the side.

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  Reply # 795963 10-Apr-2013 08:29
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nzgman:
polglase:
polglase:
johnr: Looks like JB 4.1.2 is now out for the VFNZ sold SII can anyone confirm?

John


There is an upgrade available, will confirm the version once the upgrade has finished.


The update is complete, now running JB 4.1.2

PDA:LSD / PHONE:LS8 / CSC:LS9 (VNZ)


Where did you get the update from?

Edit: Never mind just found it on http://www.sammobile.com :-)

http://www.hotfile.com/dl/202211962/eb6115e/I9100XWLSD_I9100VNZLS9_VNZ.zip.html



I upgraded the phone with Kies, was easy and quick.

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  Reply # 795971 10-Apr-2013 08:52
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Just done the upgrade on mine last night, no problems apart from the shortcuts on the home screen gone and there been no 'push' available on the Gmail app.


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  Reply # 797001 10-Apr-2013 10:07
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johnr: Looks like JB 4.1.2 is now out for the VFNZ sold SII can anyone confirm?

John


Vodafone VNZ rom has, but my vodafone VNX rom is still waiting for it to be release - bit beep off about that

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  Reply # 797111 10-Apr-2013 12:34
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hi geekzoners,

long time lurker here, just registered today to ask for help on my VFNZ SGS2. it is stock, nothing rooted nothing installed except the usual apps from play store. it was on 4.0.3 i think. the problem is related to vfnz latest FW, which i downloaded and installed. steps i followed

1) backed up data using kies
2) downloaded the FW (~360mb)
3) installed the update
4) little robot does its thing
5) rebooted to the SGS2 GT-I9100 screen and sits there :(

things i've done
6) i've tried rebooting it by taking out the battery, but nothing happens when i restart
7) i took it to a vodafone store and the guy there tried factory resetting it, but still same result after reboot
8) the only option he suggested was that i get it sent away and they will reflash it but that takes 5-10 business days.

questions i have
9) have i permanently bricked my phone?
10) if not, how can i get my phone to get past the booting screen and be operational again
11) i'm happy to go back to 4.0.3 if it's easier, i want to keep the phone standard and stock as it meets my needs for what i want it to do

if anyone has suggestions, can you please list the steps as i'm good at following instructions but please assume i'm dumb because if it's missing a step i really won't know that.

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  Reply # 797112 10-Apr-2013 12:37
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tilde have you got a micro SD card in the handset? If yes try removing it and re-power handset

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  Reply # 797137 10-Apr-2013 13:25
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hi johnr,

thanks for your help. yes i did have a micro sd card in. have removed it and tried rebooting again by taking out battery and repowering. no luck. :( still same symptoms as before, stuck on the samsung galaxy SII GT-I9100 screen

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  Reply # 797138 10-Apr-2013 13:27
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tilde: hi johnr,

thanks for your help. yes i did have a micro sd card in. have removed it and tried rebooting again by taking out battery and repowering. no luck. :( still same symptoms as before, stuck on the samsung galaxy SII GT-I9100 screen


Samsung Kies has a option to recover firmware or something like this, Have you tried that option?

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