• Updates
  • Download Sony Xperia Z Marshmallow Update: CM13 and other ROMS

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      → Required: Xperia Z TWRP recovery Sony Xperia Z Marshmallow Update Supported devices Sony Xperia Z, codename yuga Don’t try this on any other device whose codename is different than the one specified above. Download Marshmallow Custom ROMs Find the Marshmallow ROMs along with their download link below. Also linked is ROM’s development page, where you could […]

  • Tips
  • How to Boot Into Sony Xperia Z Fastboot Mode

    What is Fastboot? Fastboot allows you to re-flash partitions on your Android device. It works through PC command line and connects over a USB connection with your device. Not every Android device manufacturer allows Fastboot access to end-users, but thankfully Sony does allow it. On Sony Xperia devices you can unlock the bootloader using Fastboot […]

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  • How to Boot Into Sony Xperia Z Flash Mode

    If you’re into updating your Xperia Z’s software or fixing your bricked device, you’re going to need to learn first about how to boot your Xperia Z into Flash Mode. Flash mode is similar to Download mode on Samsung Galaxy devices. You need to boot into Flash mode on Sony Xperia devices to change/update the […]

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  • How to Boot Into Sony Xperia Z Recovery Mode

    A recovery is a separate bootable partition on your Android device that you can use to install system updates and repair (factory reset) your device. A lot more can be done using a custom recovery, but the stock recovery that comes pre-installed on Android devices is limited to these features only. And FYI, these features are […]

  • Updates
  • Sony Xperia Z Android 4.3 Update

    Android 4.3 Jelly Bean for Sony Xperia Z

    XPERIA Z ANDROID 4.3 UPDATE. WARNING! Types of firmwares and ROMs Official Sony Android 4.3 Firmwares [Unofficial] AOSP based Android 4.3 ROMs Pre-requistes for flashing AOSP ROMs Step-by-step guide for AOSP ROMs Only a day after the official release of Android 4.3 by Google, Sony announced their upgrade plans for Android 4.3 and listed Xperia […]

  • Root
  • How to Root Xperia Z

    Root Sony Xperia Z

    Rooting an Xperia device isn’t a fair game. It could be easy sometimes for bootloader unlocked devices, but not for the locked ones. Sony often patches root exploits in their OTA firmware upgrades making the whole process of rooting more challenging for the developers and users alike. But anyway, as long as we’ve the wonderful […]

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  • TWRP Recovery for Sony Xperia Z

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    Installing custom ROMs has been possible on the Xperia Z ever since the most popular custom recovery, ClockworkMod, was released for it. Now, TWRP recovery, known for its intuitive interface and ease of use for installing custom ROMs, is available for the Xperia Z as well, thanks to XDA user Cpasjuste. Apart from having a nice […]