1. bllbored's Avatar
    i have a rogers phone unlocked and using a fido sim card...when rogers releases 7.1 will i get the notification and be able to update ota? hopefully this isn't a terribly stupid question!
    01-13-12 01:30 PM
  2. Phill_UK's Avatar
    An OTA update on a Rogers phone will only work if you're using a Rogers SIM, and running an official Rogers OS.

    In your case, you'll have to wait and update manually.
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    01-13-12 01:40 PM
  3. nubgen's Avatar
    I have a 9900 unlocked Rogers, using a Fido sim. I got the OTA update for .585

    I didn't get a notification though, had to "check for software udpates"
    01-13-12 04:35 PM
  4. Phill_UK's Avatar
    OK, so obviously the SIM isn't necessary then. Maybe something to do with Rogers owning Fido? You still need to be running a Rogers official OS though... probably
    01-13-12 04:50 PM
  5. bllbored's Avatar
    oh nice! that was the answer i was hoping for! that's why i couldn't wrap my head around it...fido and rogers are the same network, but fido doesn't carry the 9900...it seemed like a crapshoot as to whether it'd show up or not...i guess i'll find out eventually anyway, but these little things bother me...kinda like losing sleep over if old tv shows are b+w and penguins are b+w, are penguins old tv shows or are old tv shows penguins?
    01-13-12 07:42 PM