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Mobile World Congress 2019

Sonys Press conference from MWC took place end of February
If you missed it you can watch it here.
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Sony Xperia Z1 compact can't turn on.

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Sony Xperia Z1 compact can't turn on.

Hi guys,

 

I will make it really simple. I need a way to start my phone without the power button and without connecting it to a PC. 1. My power button is broken, not software, the whole button just doesn't work. 2. If I connect to PC it doesn't charge and my PC says the device is not recoqnized. I for a fact know it works. I used to just press the  button REALLY REALLY hard. But the broken is totally broken now. 

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Re: Sony Xperia Z1 compact can't turn on.

@Patriickz 

 

I'm afraid that you will need the power button to turn on the device. You have 2 options:

 

1 contact your Local Support 

 

or

 

2 DIY, iFixit or youtube videos are the way to go




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Re: Sony Xperia Z1 compact can't turn on.

I already looked to youtube and all. You know any Diy methods? This phone is not needed. I can break it, doesn't really matter. Wanted to use it as a surveleance cam.