• Updates
  • Download Sony Xperia Z1 Compact Marshmallow Update: CM13 and other ROMs

    Xperia Z1 Compact Marshmallow Update Supported devices Xperia Z1 Compact, codename Amami Don’t try this on any other device whose codename is different than the one specified above. 1. AOSP → Download Link | Development Page 2. AOKP → Download Link | Development Page How to Install Well, download the ROM of your choice from above first. Then check the link […]

  • Recovery
  • Update Sony Xperia Z1 Compact to Lollipop 14.5.A.0.270 with Root and Dual Recovery pre-installed

    Sony Xperia Z1 Compact received a new Lollipop update a while ago, version being 14.5.A.0.270. While the update is available in usual firmware format of .ftf, installing that removes root and recovery currently installed on your device, and troubles you to install them again. Hence, the need for a ROM in .zip format that’s flashable straight […]

  • Root
  • Easy One Click Root for Sony Xperia Z1 and Z1 Compact

    Geohot, the star hacker recently released the Towelroot root method which could root almost any Android device, and now the same has been tweaked by another star hacker, Munjeni, to work on Xperia Z1 series. Before you proceed, Rooting is the process of gaining superuser privilege on your phone which allows you to delete, add and modify system files. […]

  • Tips
  • How to Boot Into Sony Xperia Z1 Compact 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 […]