I AM NOT TO BE HELD RESPONSIBLE IF U DAMAGE UR PHONE OR BRICK IT IN ANY WAY SHAPE OR FORM. I HAVE TESTED THESE UPDATES AND CONFIRM THEY WORK ON THE XPERIA PLAY R800I GSM MODEL. IF YOU HAVE ANY ISSUES OR QUESTIONS PLEASE POST AND WE CAN HELP YOU RECTIFY THEM!
What doesn't work?
- Bluetooth - Doesnt Start
- Hardware Buttons
- Torch - Crashes when switching on. (Coming in next build!)
- Screenshots - Doesn't capture! (Coming in next build!)
- Boots successfully.
- Hardware Accelleration
- GSM Calls
- Text Messages/MMS
- VERY Fast and Smooth
- Themes, Music Player (very loud)
- DoomLord - General kernel issues, help and support
- Bin4ry - General help.etc
- bheremans - Succesfully getting it to boot on the Ray, help and guidance! Wouldnt be possible without bheremans. Also porting it and fixing everything.
- FreeXperiaTeam - Kernel sources!
How to Install
1. Extract this zip to a folder.
2. Copy the MIUIPlayV2_b.zip to your sdcard. (Via USB Storage)
3. Switch off your phone, and hold down search whilst plugging in the USB to enter fastboot mode. (Blue Power Light)
4. Open a command prompt/terminal and enter the following commands:
fastboot flash boot boot.img
fastboot boot recoveryPLAY.img
5. Format Data, Dalvik Cache and Factory Settings:
6. Install zip from SDCard, select MIUIPlayV2_b.zip.
7. Once that has completed, reboot your phone. (But keep connected to usb)
8. Once your phone has been installed you then need to open a terminal/command prompt (in the folder where you extracted the zip) and enter the following commands:
adb install softkeys.apk
9. Now unplug your phone, and slide across to the app Button Savior.
10. Then select "Kill/Start Button Savior Service". You should then see a little arrow at the side.
11. Press that little arrow.
12. There you have your hardware buttons for now. Press the x to hide them.
13. Enjoy your rom!