Supports both the LTE+WiFi & WiFi Only tablet variants!
Credits and special thanks to Koush and everyone else involved in Cyanogenmod project!
[ info ]
This Recovery is built from CWM 126.96.36.199 sources!
I dont have this device with me and but would love to have one!...
all the testing was done remotely on users devices... thanks to @Wolfman017 , @debenham & @swedan for testing on their Z2 Tablet !!!
[ PROOF ]
[ credits / special thanks ]
- Koush - for the brilliant work & coding on CWM recovery
- CyanogenMod and FreeXperia Team (especially jerpelea) for too many things
- special thanks to @Wolfman017 & @debenham for helping out with testing and risking their devices for the sake of development!!! and NO, their tablets were NOT damaged during testing
- ME for creating this for u guys!
[ Requirements ]
[list][*]Bootloader unlocked[*]working fastboot[*]SGP51x WIFI ONLY! << DIFFERENT KERNELS[*]SGP5x1 WIFI+LTE ONLY! << DIFFERENT KERNELS[*]STOCK ROM FW:
- LTE + WiFi
- 17.1.1.A.0.402 - v03
- 17.1.A.2.55 - v02
- WiFi Only
- 17.1.1.A.0.402 - v03
- 17.1.A.2.36 - v01
[ features ]
- standard CWM recovery 188.8.131.52 - TOUCH RECOVERY!
- kernel is insecure (ro.secure=0)
- adb debugging is enabled by default in OS
- TIP: if u are experiencing very slow backup in CWM do this
[ WARNING ]
for flashing this kernel you WILL NEED TO UNLOCK BOOTLOADER! Check this thread for more info (same steps as Xperia Z1 are used for Xperia Z2)
UNLOCKING BOOTLOADER WITHOUT TA BACKUP WILL LEAD TO IRREVERSIBLE LOSS OF DRM KEYS!!!
AND YES CAMERA STILL WORKS AFTER UNLOCKING BOOTLOADER!!!
[ known issues ]
You tell me!
[ how to flash this kernel ] (via fastboot)
- download the kernel image
- save the boot.img to the folder containing fastboot binary
- flash the boot.img using fastboot:
fastboot flash boot boot.img
- reboot from fastboot
- the device should now start booting
[ how to enter recovery ]
when you see the Sony logo and the LED light turns pink/amber/orange keep tapping/pressing VOLUME UP key
[ how to Root ]
for instructions on how to root please check this post
[ sources ]
for now recovery is same is same as honami
[ donations ]
Please do consider donating as I plan to get the Xperia Z2!
if u feel that this work has helped u OR u think that the work i put into making this is worthy of donations, then click on the following link for buying me some coffee/beer/etc
PAYPAL DONATION LINK
you can buy one of my awesome apps from Play Store!
[ download links ]
PLEASE DO NOT MIRROR, REDISTRIBUTE, REPACK MY FILES
WIFI+LTE: SGP5x1 >>> Advance Stock Kernel with Recovery v03 (FW:17.1.1.A.0.402}
WIFI ONLY: SGP51x >>> Advance Stock Kernel with Recovery v03 (FW:17.1.1.A.0.402}