In most cases, updates to mobile phones with Android usually take a while to arrive. Each firm has to adapt the package firmware to your needs, so the upgrade process usually elongate and expand over time. So much so that in most cases the dates marked by firms often do not coincide with reality.
For those impatient users risky solution exists, but interesting. It is installing the new edition of Android to phones via a release , because the operating system Google is open source. Well, today we learned that there is already a possible solution for mobile users more relevant catalog of Sony that want to install Android 4.2.2 on their devices, before it reaches the official update. These are the following models: Sony Xperia Z , ZL Sony Xperia , Sony Xperia U , Sony Xperia TX and Sony Xperia V .
We are in a very good news for those who are not willing to wait to receive Android 4.2.2 on your device.To achieve this, first we have to rooting the phone, ie modify the operating system to control the smartphone and to install CyanogenMod Nightly 10.1 . With this package of software , users can bring Android 4.2.2 to each of these phones. We remind you that you will need to unlock the operating system in parallel to the official. You can perform this process if you have extensive knowledge about such efforts, since the phone may be damaged beyond repair that would not be covered under warranty typically offering Sony. In any case, we provide all the links to download the software and apply each of these devices: Sony Xperia Z , ZL Sony Xperia , Sony Xperia U , Sony Xperia TX and Sony Xperia V .
You must also keep in mind that during the unlocking process and installation will lose all the data so far you’ve saved on your smartphone . Thus, if you want to preserve data – it would be more logical – have to make a backup. When you are done downloading, copying CyanogenMod on your phone and turn it off immediately after. Then, you must open the file in ZIP format and copy the boot.img file to your computer.Now connect your phone to your computer via a USB cable and press the volume button on the terminal.Navigate to the folder Fastboot and click on the right mouse button. Simultaneously press the Shift key and select “Open command window here”. He writes: ” fastboot flash boot boot.img “.
And we go for the next step. Enter the new command ” fastboot reboot “. The phone will reboot and you will have to press the volume button once the light turns purple. We’ll be in the way Recovery . Here you must select the option “wipe data / factory reset” and “Install zip from sdcard” to choose a the folder that contains the ZIP file of CyanogenMod . Remember to control your phone in this process will have to use the volume keys to navigate and power button to select. When done, select “Reboot system now” .The phone will restart and then you can start testing the new edition of Android .
Remember that this version is not final and may bring errors. Know that your best option is to wait for the official update , because if you do not run accurately, the phone may become unusable and you would be solely responsible for the disaster.