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It may possibly happen that the power button on your Sony Xperia 1 doesn’t function any longer. In truth, it is from time to time enough to fall or a little bit moisture for the button to break. Once this occurs, you don’t know how to turn on your Sony Xperia 1 any longer. Without the Power button it seems hard to turn on a smartphone, but you’ll be happy to find out it can be not impossible. In truth, we decided to draft this article to show you the different methods. We’ll find out first the best technique force a boot without Power button. We will see in a second time the best technique do it manually. Finally, we will advise you an application to manage the ignition of the Sony Xperia 1 without the Power button.


Force the Sony Xperia 1 boot without a power button

Even in the event that the power button on your Sony Xperia 1 doesn’t work any longer, it’s still possible to turn on the smartphone. For this you will have to perform the following steps:

  • Keep the main button and volume down
  • Keeping the two previous buttons in place, plug in the charger
  • The screen should light up with a special menu
  • Unplug the charger
  • Click on the volume down button
  • < The Sony Xperia 1 will start

When the Sony Xperia 1 starts, we advise you to go to the step below which is to install an application to manage the start of the Sony Xperia 1 without power button.

Start by pressing the buttons of the power button

If you are more of a manual type, you can start the Sony Xperia 1 by unmounting it. We do not necessarily advise you to do this, but know that it may from time to time work. If you unmount the Sony Xperia 1 and remove the Power button, you should find out a little step from the Power button. It is sometimes possible to tie the start of Sony Xperia 1 by touching with two metal ends part of the step.

Install an application to manage Sony Xperia 1 power without the power button

When you have successfully started your Sony Xperia 1 without utilizing the power button, you’ll have to think of finding a way to do it more quickly next time. That is why we advise you to download the Gravity Screen application which permits to set up for example a double tap to wake the Sony Xperia 1. So, also without your power button, you can continue to utilise your Sony Xperia 1.