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Sailfish X total freeze no response to power button

asked 2018-01-02 14:05:16 +0200

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updated 2018-01-03 11:03:19 +0200

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I have had Sailfish X freeze several times before when launching any Android app using camera like in this topic but this freeze is completely different. I was playing music on Spotify Android app and opened up a new tab on Sailfish browser when my phone completely froze. I tried pressing power button for more than 15 seconds and even the power button fails to respond. I tried to ssh to the device through WI-FI and USB but neither works. Don't know if there is some emergency key combo but after pressing volume buttons, camera button and the power button together it rebooted itself.

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So, 4-buttons long press does force reboot a frozen Xperia? That's a useful finding, specially for a non removable battery device. Will try it at once.

objectifnul ( 2018-01-02 19:44:20 +0200 )edit
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Vol Up (first) + Power, hold for 3, 4 seconds should do this job, I found in a similar situation.

Robomike ( 2018-01-02 21:59:09 +0200 )edit

Just happened to my phone. Thank you for this key-combo.

NikosAlexandris ( 2018-10-09 14:28:50 +0200 )edit

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answered 2018-01-03 00:03:06 +0200

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Same:

https://together.jolla.com/question/176866/sailfish-x-frequent-freezes-and-crashes/

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