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Upgrading from Xperia X but can't find any Xperia XA2 anymore

asked 2019-09-22 20:53:00 +0300

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I have an Xperia X and was thinking of upgrading to get newer android API support. The problem is that Xperia XA2 is getting real hard to buy, i can't find it anywhere in Sweden anymore. Even if i was able to find a Xperia XA2 the problem still exists that SailfishOS supported devices are being phased out of the market. Will there be new devices supported soon that's still available on the market?

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during last community meeting Jolla said that in 2-3 weeks they make oficial statement about AD for Xperia X.

atlochowski ( 2019-09-23 14:37:25 +0300 )edit
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On ebay there is a uk seller who seel xa2 refurbished for decent price and different quality. pristine is around 140€

kibatz ( 2019-09-23 16:46:07 +0300 )edit
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@atlochowski i just checked the log of the meeting and it would be in the next "Sailfish OS update blog post". I would gladly pay for a new Sailfish license to get newer AlienDalvik support for my Xperia X. That said the problem still exists that when a phone breaks och get stolen there won't be new supported devices to buy, or anything for new sailors.

abc123 ( 2019-09-25 23:55:45 +0300 )edit

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answered 2019-09-22 20:58:10 +0300

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Xperia 10 and 10+ will be supported in the future.

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Soon (TM) ...

and maybe only. Or did I miss some official statement from Jolla?

peterleinchen ( 2019-09-22 21:20:33 +0300 )edit
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The HADK HAD-kit for Sony Xperia 10 is available since July. At least 1 sailor is using it as daily driver (his own quote), so except for your mentioned alien-dalvik proprietary support you can have SailfishOS on it today.

ljo ( 2019-09-22 22:24:59 +0300 )edit

Xperia 10 is a phone that i can buy but i still need alien-dalvik. I was hoping to upgrade in the near future.

abc123 ( 2019-09-22 23:43:31 +0300 )edit
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I am hoping SailfishX will be available in the near feature aswell for Xperia 10 and 10 Plus.

P.S.: AD from XA2 works good on the Xperia 10 Plus already.

leszek ( 2019-09-22 23:47:28 +0300 )edit
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Do Alien-Dalvik from XA2 work on Xperia 10? Maybe it's possible to install AD from XA2 but i want to pay for the license. Let's hope that it will be easy to support Xperia 10 and that it gets official support soon.

abc123 ( 2019-09-23 00:00:38 +0300 )edit
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answered 2019-09-23 18:10:15 +0300

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updated 2019-09-27 17:27:17 +0300

I just bought a Xperia XA2 Plus from movertix in spain. They deliver to all EU countries as I can see. Here a link: https://www.movertix.com/de/sony-xperia-xa2-plus-dual-sim-in-silber-h4413.html

Update: delivered within 3 days. The phone looks great. Looking forward to get sfos on it! Just need to get some free time from my kids😂

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answered 2019-09-23 18:25:23 +0300

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See [Wiki] Available devices, plus rumored and legacy devices, running Sailfish OS for answers to your question.

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answered 2019-09-23 13:43:17 +0300

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Why don't you buy it on Amazon, ebay or anywhere else in the EU. I just bought mine for 179 € at aldi-talk.de in Germany.

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Good for you. There is no XA2 at alditalk, seems it was a short offer.

Spark ( 2019-09-23 13:50:30 +0300 )edit
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I am sorry. I bought it on Wednesday, 18th of September. That went fast.

WT.Sane ( 2019-09-23 21:08:02 +0300 )edit
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