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[ROM.ICS.13] [Arc/S.Pro] [Xperia Z1 Honami ROM_Superlative Edition] [Both BL] 28.02.14

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By Saqib Nazm, Retired Forum Moderator / Recognized Themer on 5th September 2013, 05:50 PM
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About ROM

We all know Xperia Z1 Honami is Sony's next big thing & as a Xperia lover we always dream our device to be as Xperia Z1. So this ROM will give you the closest experience of what we would get in using Honami. This ROM is perfectly themed like Honami with all the apps from Honami which is available to this date. I will continue talking it more closer to Honami's official firmware with best battery life & performance to the extent that can be given with all these features included. So I welcome you to use even better of Sony in our Smartphones

ROM Features
  • Based on Official 4.1.B.1.13
  • Based On latest Aroma 2.7
  • Over 20 Aroma Choices
  • For Both Bootloader
  • Pre-rooted & Init.d Supported for Locked Bootloader/Stock Kernel Also
  • Advanced Power Menu
  • Small Apps Suported
  • NXT Lockscreen
  • Aosp Lockscreen
  • Magnification Glass
  • Kill App Back Button
  • Skip Tracks via Vol Keys
  • 15 Step Volume
  • Notification LED Fixed
  • GSM/WCDMA Bug Fixed
  • Navigation Bar Enabled
  • All way Rotation
  • Supercharged Services.jar
  • Signature Verification of Services.jar Removed
  • Longer Battery Life
  • Honami Themed Framework
  • Honami Settings
  • Honami Phonebook
  • Honami Conversation
  • Honami Keyboard
  • Honami Launcher
  • Honami Clock
  • Honami Calculator
  • Honami System Sounds
  • Honami Themes
  • X-Reality Engine for Mobile
  • Small Apps from Sony 4.2.2
  • SystemUI from Sony 4.2.2
  • Cybershot Camera
  • Advanced Walkman Player
  • xLoud Issue Fixed
  • Working Download Music Info
  • NICS Themer Included
  • Apps Changes Color with SemcGenericUxp
  • Beautiful Wallpapers

Aroma Features

  • Bootloader
  • Device Selection
  • Launchers
  • Semc Clock
  • Semc Calculator
  • Phonebook
  • Messaging
  • Lockscreen
  • Fonts
  • Boot Animation
  • Ad Block Support

Additional Aroma Options
  • Semc Email
  • Facebook & Social Engine Integration
  • Live Wallpapers Support
  • Pico TTS
  • Quick Pic Album
  • Sim Tool Kit
  • Facelock Support
  • Gmail & Talk
  • Timescape Integration
  • Titanium Backup
  • Youtube HD

Video Review by smokerman : Link

Help & Support

If you like my work & my ROM then please Support me give me thanks & rate my thread 5 Stars. You can also use this signature banner If you want to really motivate me for my hard work which I have done in this ROM for several weeks then donate me If you want, would be really appreciated

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XDA:DevDB Information
saqib nazm's projects, a ROM for the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc

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ROM OS Version: 4.0.x Ice Cream Sandwich
ROM Kernel: Linux 2.6.x
ROM Firmware Required: 4.1.B.0.587
Based On: Stock

Version Information
Status: Stable
Current Stable Version: Professional
Stable Release Date: 2013-09-25
Current Beta Version: 3.0
Beta Release Date: 2013-09-05

Created 2013-10-03
Last Updated 2014-03-07
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Xperia Z1 Honami ROM_Exclusive Edition





- Honami Framework Updated with Actual Look
- New SemcGenerics Framework
- Complete Honami Framework Transition & Animation
- Color of Any Text Header changes According to Theme Accent
- Text color of any tabs changes According to Theme Accent
- Introducing Theme Accent Changer App V2
- Z1 Look Like Theme Accent Changer
- Fixed the App to work for everybody
- Changed color code for all Theme Accents
- Replaced Grey Accent with Vintage from Honami
- Added Skip Track with Volume Keys
- Added Kill App Back Button
- Multiple Small App Usable at a time
- Apps Crashes fixed Completely
- Introducing Honami Settings.apk
- Settings Headers Changes with Theme Accent
- Connectivity & Personalization Tab like Z1
- Text Colors in Apps Tab are fully fixed to Black
- Moved CPU Control into Power Management Option
- Fixed Scrolling on Settings
- fixed problem which some people having with Browser & GPS
- Fixed Bluetooth Problem Completely
- Export to Sim card FC fixed
- Fixed Layout of Honami Calculator
- Phonebook Tab Color Changes with Theme Accent
- Official Latest Honami Launcher
- Fixed Home Layout
- Removed Z Launcher from Aroma
- Added Z1 launcher with 4x4 Drawer
- Updated Cybershot Camera to the latest Release V 9.1.7
- Added Serajr Power toggle Small App
- Added am/pm to Status Bar
- Updated Fly On Tweak
- Updated Social Life App
- Updated Viper4Android Sound Mod
- New Sony Sketch & Notes App from Honami
- Updated Busybox Binary
- Updated SQlite3 Binary
- Added Honami Black Clock in Aroma
- Added Xperia Z Calendar in Aroma
- Phonebook,Dialer,Album,Settings will open Quicker
- Zipaligned most of the apks
- Decompressed Resources of the heavy apps
- Perfected Services.jar for Better Ram Management
- Perfected Adj & Minfree Values
- Modified JB lockscreen
- Changed Default Wallpaper of JB Lockscreen
- Lockscreen Settings in white Now
- Removed Xperia S lockscreen from Aroma
- Added Theme Personaliser to Settings
- Modified Some Icons of Settings
- Removed Setup Wizard from Settings
- New White Theme Manager for Default Themes
- Added PureX Audio Mod in Aroma
- Added My Xperia & Semc Power Saver
- Updated Google Play Store
- Updated Es Explorer, Youtube, Gmail, Quickpic, Flashlight
- Updated Small Apps
- Game Performance Improved
- Texts Bigger in Aroma Installer
- Added Z1 Default Themes
- Added New Wallpapers

Special Thanks for this Update to:



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Screenshots from Xperia Z1 Honami ROM


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Changelog Section


Initial Build Log

- Based on latest Aroma with 100% touch working
- Themed it like Xperia Z1 Honami Framework
- Included Sony official JB 4.2.2 SystemUI as default
- Added Clear All Button in Task Bar
- Included Theme Accent Changer with 6 Theme Accents

- Included NICS Themer apk of Green, Red & Orange (Blue is Default)
- Added Xposed Framework
- Added X-Theme Engine
- Updated Playstore
- Updated All System Apps
- Updated All Small Apps
- Added Honami Messaging App in Aroma
- Added Honami Clock in Aroma
- Added Honami Launcher with All it's Widgets
- Updated SuperSU & it's Binaries
- Added X-Reality Engine
- Real Xperia i1 Honami Keyboard
- Implemented JB Walkman Engine Files
- Added Beautiful wallpapers
- Xperia Z1 Bootanimation
- Xperia Z1 Honami Fonts Added
- New Task Manager with Clear All Button
- Added Timescape & Social Engine Core
- LED Flashlight App Added
- Disabled data traffic Notification
- Honami Phonebook Option in Aroma

Changelog & Screenshots of V2 - Go Here
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Instructions to install the ROM


  • Make sure you are on Official or Stock based ICS 4.1.B.0.587 or 4.1.B.1.13 Firmware
  • If you are in any other ROM like CM,PAC,AOSP,AOKP,MIUI,GB,JB--flash stock ICS ftf
  • Place the ROM zip in your SD Card
  • Reboot into Recovery
  • Wipe data/factory Reset
  • Wipe Cache Partition
  • Advanced> Wipe Dalvik Cache, Wipe Battery Stat
  • Mounts & Storage> Format data, Format Cache, Format System
  • Choose Rom zip to install
  • Finish Aroma Installer
  • Reboot from CWM
  • After 1st boot, complete setup wizard & give phone full charge & let it settle for 15-20 mins
Note: for honami keyboard swipe & dictionary support go to keyboard settings & download your language dictionary

Instruction to Apple NICS Themer (Applicable for Initial Release only)

Go to Xposed Installer & Install/Update Framework (Need only for 1st time) Grant SU Permission
Go to XThemeEngine & apply any of the four theme packages (Blue is default) Grant SU
It will ask for a soft reboot/interface reboot, allow it
When System boots up you will see the difference

Instrcution to apply Theme Accent

Go to Busybox & make a normal Installation (need only for 1st time)
Go to Terminal Emulator
Type su & grant superuser permission
Type theme_changer it will show you the available themes
Type one accordingly to the name given (Example: red, green)
It will reboot automatically

Addon Download Section

Credits Section

Sahaab for Anzumi ROM, Launcher, Script
DbcCabuslay for Honami Keyboard, Phonebook, Conversation, Calendar, SystemUI
BDFreak for Honami Framework Base
jerrytan93 for Viper Xperia ROM
Aneel for Banners & help
Aysuh Singh for the support & white themed Apps & Theme
neroyoung for NICS Themer
Slaid480 for Fly on Tweak
zhuhang & ViPER520 for Viper4Android

ZeroInfinity for Honami System Apps & PureX Audio
jader 13254 for Walkman
sandy7 fow Awesome Guides
gagan.u20 for LockscreenStyle & xBooster
Mariojerkovic for Semc Phone
Rizal Lovins for Cybershot Camera
Zeppelinrox for some Tweaks
Alex_rac for Social Life App
Erorcun for JB Messaging App
puppet13th for init.d for Locked BL
Auni & md094 for some Wallpapers
(Anyone Remind me If I forgot you, Sorry)

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5th September 2013, 07:00 PM |#5  
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the best honami rom for our device
i'm downloading now

My device :
- LT18i
- Bootlaoder locked
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5th September 2013, 07:08 PM |#6  
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@saqib nazm may this ROM become a massive Hit! like our ROM bro!! i'm happy that we are making the "Best of Sony,even better"... We'll never stop porting stuffs to our lovely 2011 series devices..!!!

Awesome ROM will try in my brother's Arc

thanks for the credits
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5th September 2013, 07:23 PM |#7  
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thanks dev!!

install it and report.

I'm feel....that this is an epic rom!
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5th September 2013, 07:42 PM |#8  
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Can you make a Neo v patch please? If you want someone to test I am in for haida.

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5th September 2013, 08:13 PM |#9  
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☜ Sent from my Xperia Pro MK16a BL ☞
5th September 2013, 08:33 PM |#10  
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Kill App Back Button,not working.
5th September 2013, 08:47 PM |#11  
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Nice Rom. Tried it a it's fast and smooth, I also installed crossbreader. The only think that I don't like is supersu, it's so laggy and slow

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