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Download/Install Android 8.1 Oreo On Sony Xperia SP with Resurrection Remix Oreo

by Rohan Diwan Marketing Consultant
The battle between old devices and new OS is not a new thing, neither smartphone makers make it any easier for the old device users to get the new official OS. However, this is a blessing in disguise for those have developed a knack for developing custom ROM.

One of such awesome devices of the tester years is Sony’s Xperia SP. The smartphone was launched in 2013 with Android 4.1 and officially received 4.3 as its last update. However, the smartphone is kept getting the Android update due to custom ROM. If you have this device with you and wish to install Android Oreo 8.1, simply follow the guide offered by us to ensure you too have a latest operating system for your oldest smartphone.

Resurrection Remix is a custom ROM based on AOSP source code. It means that its UI is very much similar to stock Android on the Pixel phones. However, there is a big difference in terms of features. Resurrection Remix brings many new features from another popular custom ROM like LineageOS, AOKP, Slim, Android and many more. Along with all these features, Remix also brings an A incredible set of features that improve the performance, enhances the customization, and boosts power and battery life that are beyond the reach of other custom ROMs.

How will you flash the Remix in Xperia SP?

TWRP recovery is the first thing your Xperia SP requires. In case you already have it, simply download and flash the REMIX Oreo on your phone. As we all know, Oreo is the 8th major update after the Android Nougat. The latest features that Oreo offers are new app notifications, notification dots on app icons, picture-in-picture mode, Android instant app compatibility, autofill, a better way to copy and paste, better battery life with more advanced Doze mode, and much more.

Pre-Requirements:

 Make sure your device has unlocked bootloader and rooted device
 Make sure your device has more than 50% battery.
 Make sure you have taken a backup of your important data.
Here is the perfect guide for you to flash Resurrection Remix Oreo into your Xperia SP.
 First, download the files from here
 Transfer the downloaded files to the internal memory of your Xperia SP.
 Reboot to the TWRP recovery by holding your Armor and volume down buttons together for a few seconds.
 Take a backup by selecting the option from the home screen and then back up your data and cache from the recovery menu.
 Now select install and then browse for the downloaded ROM file and then select it.
 Once the flashing process is completed, reboot your phone and you will be booted into the latest Android.
Share with us your experience and let us know in case if you hit the trouble.


About Rohan Diwan Innovator     Marketing Consultant

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