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Accelerometer stops working

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Learner
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Re: Accelerometer stops working

Screenshot_20161111-105353.pngDownloading 90 mb update.

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Learner
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Message 342 of 411

Re: Accelerometer stops working

Is working?

Learner
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Message 343 of 411

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Yes 2 hours and counting
Adviser
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Message 344 of 411

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Download last night, much better
+ Gyroscope works fine
+ No more touch screen problems
+ Much better battery life
+ 10 to customer service
Regular
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Message 345 of 411

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1 day passed after update seems screen rotation problem was solved..

One time poster
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The problem still isn´t solved. Works for a couple of hours. It's ridiculous how long this have been going on. Regret buying this phone. Sony should be able to fix a problem like this way faster!

Enthusiast
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Even with 297? You would be the first who still has this issue.
One time poster
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Message 348 of 411

Accelerometer not working

Hi,
I have 1 week with my Xperia x performance and the accelerometer is not working properly.
I have to restart the phone every moment.
Is the only way can work, but just few minutes..
I need help..
My software version is 35.0.A.1.282
Enthusiast
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Message 349 of 411

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Please read *sigh*

Temporary fix: disable Google location history
Permanent (?) fix: wait for new firmware 297
Adviser
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For those who live in a restricted update country and still have this issue, disable google location history:

- The location history only records where you have been, as opposed to location services which is used by apps like Pokemon Go & Chrome & Maps to help you navigate places some more info can be found in an article by Alex Dobie at Android Central

This shouldnt be an issue if your Xperia build number is 297 check under:

Settings > About phone > Build number (last entry)

No issues for my phone for two days better battery life also.