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Most android apps still missing network without wifi on XA2 (3.0.3.9)

asked 2019-05-07 23:26:24 +0200

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updated 2019-05-08 01:02:08 +0200

donni106 gravatar image

The only android app I installed with network when wifi not enabled is Fennec browser. F-Droid, Store and several other apps cannot find network unless wifi enabled.

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same here sadly...android apps are not being able to establish a connection with mobile network.

donni106 ( 2019-05-08 00:27:29 +0200 )edit

@mf1910: Which Android apps have you tried?

According to Jolla's tests the apps listed below, to name a few popular ones, do work via mobile data (WiFi turned off):

  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • Whatsapp
  • Spotify
  • OsmAnd
  • Here WeGo
  • Outlook
  • Firefox
  • Wire
  • HSL (local public traffic in Helsinki)
  • Ookla speed test
  • Yle.fi (news from the Finnish broadcasting company)
  • Android app stores: Aptoide, Yalp, APK Pure
jovirkku ( 2019-05-08 09:29:26 +0200 )edit

Some of the apps work indeed (e. g. Here WeGo), but apart from apps mentioned before (F-Droid, Store) both ProtonMail and Aliexpress apps cannot find mobile network.

wojtek14 ( 2019-05-08 10:17:57 +0200 )edit
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It was the same for me, so I reflashed the phone with the latest files from jolla and now mobile data works in e.g. F-droid.

speactra ( 2019-05-08 17:52:23 +0200 )edit

there is a large list for Android apps working/partially working/not working in this thread: https://together.jolla.com/question/198517/wiki-state-of-sailfish-x-sensors-apps-and-androidtm-support-on-sony-xa2-variants/

donni106 ( 2019-05-08 23:37:24 +0200 )edit

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answered 2019-05-07 23:38:57 +0200

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Some Android app have network problems also in wifi. My onkyo device app can't find the device and always tells NO CONNECTION AVAILABLE .

My bank app IWBANK can only connect in wifi while can't in 3/4G .

There are a lot of other apps with similar issues .

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