(PORT) (4.0+) (All Devices) (PS4 Remote Play Port)

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Hey guys,
After the Z3 was announced in IFA 2014 in Berlin. I noticed there was no major change other than the new PS4 Remote Play feature. The feature that allows you to use your Xperia Device as a Second Screen for the PlayStation 4 anytime and anywhere. I was pretty sad that other devices might not get the feature. But it wasn't long until I ported and figured out the necessary files needed to get remote play to any and all Android Devices with Version 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). So now we can get Remote Play in our devices too as soon as Sony releases the PS Remote Play APP. But now, it will be compatible with our devices as well.
So the requirements:
1. CWM (ClockWorkMod) Recovery
2. The flashable zip I created
3. PS APP (Download Link will be given below)
4. Common Sense and a wee bit of patience.

So here we go:
Instructions:

Download the Flashable Zip from this link:
https://www.mediafire.com/?5xjqaxipkfc4bsz

And this specific PlayStation APK from here:
http://www.mediafire.com/download/zvqrvgzcgdu7pq4/playstationapp.apk

Copy them to your Phone.
Enter CWM Recovery.
Flash the ZIP.
Wipe Cache and Dalvik Cache.
Reboot.
Then install the PS App normally.
After you install the App, when you go to the "Connect to PS4" Tab, you will notice that there will be a small logo for Remote Play which isn't there normally. Screenshot is given below:
http://www.mediafire.com/view/z3mgmok8ynfxzvm/Screenshot_2014-09-05-11-59-44.png

Then, when you press on it, this is what it will say:
http://www.mediafire.com/view/11d1ztnk7c4kbls/Screenshot_2014-09-05-11-59-48.png

So it should work when the app is here. But this is what you will need to get the app running.
When the app comes. It might be incompatible at first but with a port or some changes to the build.prop. We'll be able to get Remote Play Running on your Android Device.



A NOTICE FOR XPERIA Z1 USERS ONLY.
When the "PS Remote Play App" comes, if Play Store says it's incompatible, this build.prop( link given below) might make it compatible for the Xperia Z1.
Here is the build.prop: https://www.mediafire.com/?2x6hr5fcovvlbot
Copy this build.prop to your system folder using a root exploring app and set permisssions to 0644



Please PRESS THANKS and give it a THUMBS UP if this helped you in anyway.
If anyone could share this to the General Android Development and Hacking Forum, It would be very NICE
 
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That's good! But you also need this for remote play. That's just for connecting your dualshock 4 which we will also need. Now where did you get this? Could you tell me please? I downloaded your ported version of the Dualshock Manager but I can't find it in settings. Could you tell me where in settings should I be able to find it? Thanks in advance!!
 

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Should I just move the APK to system/app or remove the other apk in system/app for Dualshock 3?
Just flash the zip in recovery like its told in the OP or just extract the zip and push the apps in to the right folder like system/app, just look where the apps stands in the zip ;)

Btw you post this but dont where to install it ?
Strange !

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Just flash the zip in recovery like its told in the OP or just extract the zip and push the apps in to the right folder like system/app, just look where the apps stands in the zip ;)

Btw you post this but dont where to install it ?
Strange !

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What? Me? I don't understand. I gave proper instructions. I said everything I could bro. But I don't get from where you got the flashable zip for the controller. If you could give that to me, it would be very helpful. Thanks.
 

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So if i understand it correctly, this is just set-up which actually not working with PS4 right now, because PS4 needs an update to make it work? Or it is not working, cause there is another application for Xperia remote play, which isn't released yet?
 
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Levered, Bro. He is talking about a Flashable zip. There is no Flashable Zip. If you could just give me the link to the thread where I can find this. Thanks
What stands here in the OP ?
3be49434cacc09c2ffb1cc3b51897086.jpg

Is that not a flashable zip file ?
I guess yes mate, so you need flash that because its a zip what you posted in your OP here !

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What stands here in the OP ?
3be49434cacc09c2ffb1cc3b51897086.jpg

Is that not a flashable zip file ?
I guess yes mate, so you need flash that because its a zip what you posted in your OP here !

Send from my XZ With My Own Personal Modified MoonWalker SuperB !

Pandemic, I mean not for this. I need the thing Levered ported which is the Dualshock 4 Manager. I need that. I said if someone could provide me with that. Not this. I ported this already.
 

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Pandemic, I mean not for this. I need the thing Levered ported which is the Dualshock 4 Manager. I need that. I said if someone could provide me with that. Not this. I ported this already.
@XperiaPlaystation
Be more clear then -__-
@Levered posted that apk in an attachment, just download that app and push it manually into system/app and reboot and its an app and not a zip !

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@XperiaPlaystation
Be more clear then -__-
@Levered posted that apk in an attachment, just download that app and push it manually into system/app and reboot and its an app and not a zip !

Send from my XZ With My Own Personal Modified MoonWalker SuperB !

What I wish to say is that, I copied it to system/app, fixed permissions and rebooted. Then I went to settings and in Xperia Connectivity, I only found the option for Connecting DualShock 3 Controller just like it was before mate. So basically I wanted to know is there anything else I have to do.
 

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What I wish to say is that, I copied it to system/app, fixed permissions and rebooted. Then I went to settings and in Xperia Connectivity, I only found the option for Connecting DualShock 3 Controller just like it was before mate. So basically I wanted to know is there anything else I have to do.
Hmm oke, well then try to push it into system/priv-app and see it that works, otherwise i dont know
 

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    Hey guys,
    After the Z3 was announced in IFA 2014 in Berlin. I noticed there was no major change other than the new PS4 Remote Play feature. The feature that allows you to use your Xperia Device as a Second Screen for the PlayStation 4 anytime and anywhere. I was pretty sad that other devices might not get the feature. But it wasn't long until I ported and figured out the necessary files needed to get remote play to any and all Android Devices with Version 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). So now we can get Remote Play in our devices too as soon as Sony releases the PS Remote Play APP. But now, it will be compatible with our devices as well.
    So the requirements:
    1. CWM (ClockWorkMod) Recovery
    2. The flashable zip I created
    3. PS APP (Download Link will be given below)
    4. Common Sense and a wee bit of patience.

    So here we go:
    Instructions:

    Download the Flashable Zip from this link:
    https://www.mediafire.com/?5xjqaxipkfc4bsz

    And this specific PlayStation APK from here:
    http://www.mediafire.com/download/zvqrvgzcgdu7pq4/playstationapp.apk

    Copy them to your Phone.
    Enter CWM Recovery.
    Flash the ZIP.
    Wipe Cache and Dalvik Cache.
    Reboot.
    Then install the PS App normally.
    After you install the App, when you go to the "Connect to PS4" Tab, you will notice that there will be a small logo for Remote Play which isn't there normally. Screenshot is given below:
    http://www.mediafire.com/view/z3mgmok8ynfxzvm/Screenshot_2014-09-05-11-59-44.png

    Then, when you press on it, this is what it will say:
    http://www.mediafire.com/view/11d1ztnk7c4kbls/Screenshot_2014-09-05-11-59-48.png

    So it should work when the app is here. But this is what you will need to get the app running.
    When the app comes. It might be incompatible at first but with a port or some changes to the build.prop. We'll be able to get Remote Play Running on your Android Device.



    A NOTICE FOR XPERIA Z1 USERS ONLY.
    When the "PS Remote Play App" comes, if Play Store says it's incompatible, this build.prop( link given below) might make it compatible for the Xperia Z1.
    Here is the build.prop: https://www.mediafire.com/?2x6hr5fcovvlbot
    Copy this build.prop to your system folder using a root exploring app and set permisssions to 0644



    Please PRESS THANKS and give it a THUMBS UP if this helped you in anyway.
    If anyone could share this to the General Android Development and Hacking Forum, It would be very NICE
    38
    Okay, since I have been getting some questions about quick tips on how I got Remote Play to work on My LG G2 I am going to write out a little tutorial with file downloads. You will most likely need root, and grant root access to a file manager to accomplish this, unless you are a cmd line guru, which I doubt you would be reading this if you know how to access root through ADB. Anyway,

    Starting out,


    • 1) I would go ahead and Force Stop the PS App, as well as uninstall it. (This is, of course, only if you have it installed before this.)
      2) Download this APK
      3) Open up File Manager of your choice, Copy/Move the .apk you just downloaded into the '/System/App/ ' Directory on your phone.
      4) Change the Permission of that .apk to RW-R-R

      5) Download this .dex and Move/Copy it to the '/Data/Dalvik-Cache ' Directory. Same as above you need to change permissions to RW-R-R.

      6) Download these two xml files: one, two. Now, move/copy these two files to the '/System/etc/permissions/ ' Directory. Once again, change the permissions to... RW-R-R.

      7) okay, now for the important files, .jar's, if you know java lol. File one, File Two

      After you download those two files, once again, More copy/moving. Copy these two files to the '/System/Framework/ ' Directory. After they have been successfully copied them, change the permissions to RW-R-R.

      8) Now, Reboot!

      9) Go to play store download PS App.

      10) Go back to the location where you downloaded the Remote Play .apk and click the .apk to install like normal. Now, the installation should finish. Great.

      Update, if you moved the remote play .apk from step 3, then just go to the /System/app directory and click on the .apk file from there. You just need to open the Install prompt and install the app for the force close to dissipate.

      11) go back into PS App, and under the 'Connect to PS4' you should now see a Remote Play button to the right.

      12) Clicking it should open the Remote Play app, if you get the Error 8800.... whatever, Then you need to uninstall SuperSU or whatever the app is that controls your Root Permissions.

    I know in SuperSU, I used the option, "Reinstall - Cleanup for reinstallation from Google Play" and then just never reinstalled, until I need root again.


    Hopefully this helps some people.

    EDIT: Click on Save Link as for the XML files, they show up as literal XML files for me, Not sure about your guys lol
    10
    Guys i made this flashable zip that installs RemotePlay app, libs, jars and dex files with just one click. I recommend it to users that wants a quick way to install it.

    Also, if you can't get RemotePlay app to work or even to get it to show inside the app drawer, you should install it with my installer.

    Please do a Nandroid Backup before installing that zip... Better safe than sorry!

    Link: https://mega.co.nz/#!xRRFFCzI!OkZ8_x_l4VKQguXvmRh83LHpmj_n2MI2auh2UvPm23Q


    P.S. It should work on any device
    P.S.2. You still need to unroot or to hide root in order to use it.
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    I just wonder why Samsung/HTC/ LG users doing here if this is a Sony Cross Device Development,
    Is ya'll forum not good enoung ?
    Buy next time a Sony device then !

    Send From My "Personal" MoonWalker Revolution
    Buy yourself a domain, a hosting, build a forum and start being a moderator there
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