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asked 2019-05-08 13:40:25 +0200

Raymaen gravatar image

updated 2019-05-16 15:04:13 +0200

First of all great update Jolla!

Is it just me, or did Jolla finaly improve the Mobile network connectivity on Xperia X? After the latest update i did not have to switch to flightmode and back to get network connenction (Normally i do this annoing switching several times per day). It feels like finally this connection issue is gone. I saw some infos about updating ofono and stuff in the update change log...

I'm in Germany T-Mobile user.

Does this have a positive influence on roaming? Or is it stil a mess?

Update 1: now i discovered an interesting behavior: sometimes switching the flightmode on and off causes a shutdown of all running Androidapps. First it goes from no network to 2G then to 4G and then androidapps crash. I have to tap them to restart them again. (The only reason I use android apps is because there is no native threema available and the calendar is not mature enough.)

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My situation has not improved what so ever with As described in a previous entry my XA2 cannot connect to any domestic network at all, in areas where providers are sharing 4G network through roaming.

And less than 10% of the Android apps I am using is working using mobile network. Maybe 25% af the Android apps are working using wifi.

So after 6 months, my XA2 is still unusable – I know it’s hard to believe...

DK-Sailor ( 2019-05-08 17:23:19 +0200 )edit

It's a good laugh how random these network issues seem to be (or dependent on the phone/sim combination). Since 3.0.3 I also don't have the "sim card removed" notification anymore when entering a roaming network. But on the other hand I did a reflash SF3.0.2->Android->SF3.0.3 before that. So who knows...ah: Xperia X + Vodafone Germany.

Spark ( 2019-05-08 20:07:36 +0200 )edit

Currently using xa2 ultra haven't had any connectivity issues so far, can't tell about roaming as i haven't used it yet.

hades01 ( 2019-05-16 23:31:12 +0200 )edit

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answered 2019-05-08 14:51:19 +0200

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The Roaming seems to be massive improved since 3.0.2 (Telekom DE and Roaming in AT and CH). I never had to reboot my phone caused by roaming since then, except once yesterday. But i don't know for what reason.

The general network connection seems to be stabilized as well. But I never had huge problems with that.

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Roaming on an XA2 Plus gives issues when driving over boarders (NL «» BE). The phone responds the sim is removed. Which is not the case, for sure. Only a reboot solves it.

JSEHV ( 2019-05-08 17:38:51 +0200 )edit

Perhaps the, at least with Xperia X, solved roaming problem with 3.0.2 ("Sim-Card Removed") is back with 3.0.3. I'll test that and probably reopen my ticket on zendesk.

fridl ( 2019-05-08 19:14:19 +0200 )edit

Thanks, fridl, as indeed this bug was not present in 3.0.2, but is in 3.0.3. You can add it also occurs on the XA2 series.

JSEHV ( 2019-05-08 19:26:45 +0200 )edit
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