Sony Ericsson will open the possibility to unlock boot loader on their phones

    Good news for developers of Android applications : already in late spring, Sony Ericsson will open the possibility for legal unlocking of boot loader in this year's models.

    The company has met numerous requests from the developer community. The unlock feature will be available on some 2011 model releases with Android 2.3 Gingerbread on board: Xperia arc, Xperia PLAY, Xperia neo and Xperia pro. On some - because, in addition to technical restrictions, access to the bootloader is limited by partnership agreements, for example, with telecom operators and software developers who want to protect their applications and games from being removed from the protected user section in phones.

    Now a professional developer, or just a user with hands from that place, will be able even at the end of time to build his Xperia 2011, constantly changing and improving it. In the context of yesterday’s news about the upcoming update of the version of the android on the Xperia X10 to 2.3 , the dynamics are clear: Sony Ericsson is more listening to user requests and demonstrates this in practice. So we are waiting for more good news. To be the first to know about them, subscribe to our blog .

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