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Missing feature or development pending?

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Missing feature or development pending?

This was day 4, I upgrade from Sony Xperia Z3 compact to Sony Xperia XZ1 compact.

 

I found that some useful feature is missing (or pending on developemnt?)

 

- double tap wake/sleep screen
I know that sony had included very great finger print sensor to get fast unlock, I really love it. But does mean that double tap wake feature no longer useful. Sometime I just want to have a quick look of notification or current datetime on lock screen but I dont want to unlock the phone. For now, in able to do that, I have to use other not registed finger print press the home button, feel weird ... maybe is good to have double tap feature that let use choose to enable or disable instead of remove it.

 

- move app to sd card
This no need to explain more ... 20GB++ will be not enough for us in one day ... It's hidden somewhere I couldn't found or
will be added on next system update?

 

- build-in screen recorder
I feel proud that Z3 compact have build in screen recording (but very buggy ...), I thought that Sony will imporve this feature but now Sony choose to remove it ...

 

- build in audio recorder? note?
Why I can't found a audio recorder, note? Very common tools ...? (I really don't know why have build-in app such as Amazon Shopping, AVG Protection, Spotify ... which I already disabled ...)


that what I found those missing things (Just 4 daysexperience ...)

 

I'm one of the Sony fans, I know that sony also improve alot (960fps video record, new camera sensor, etc ...), we have alot of high expectations on Sony, but please ... keep those unique and useful feature ....

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Re: Missing feature or development pending?

I also upgraded from z3 compact.. And i can add to your list. I believe we had mic disable option in video recording. Didnt we? I cant find it now.

As far as audio recording app, i just downloaded the audio recorder made by sony, which i had to do on my z3c as well.