In case you have a Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 phone and want to get the new Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread keyboard, then your wait is over. Senior XDA Member, Blackwatch89, is out with some modified keyboard files that let you port the all new Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread keyboard on your Sony Ericsson Xperia x10. In order to get this new keyboard working on your Xperia X10, you will need to have root on your device along with xRecovery installed. Read More
Finally there is some great news for Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 owners as some fellow Androiders have managed to port Xperia Play Games Launcher on this phone. The hack basically allows you to experience the Xperia Play launcher’s awesomeness that’s currently restricted to Xperia Play users only. All credit for this tweak / port goes to DikeJ and DCQua at XDA developers.
Sony Ericsson became the first Android manufacturer to offer free bootloader unlocking service via a web portal. This was later followed by HTC and after Motorola’s takeover by Google, we believe that unlocked bootloaders will be offered by Moto as well. Although unlocking bootloaders through web application has been opted for by many users, but there are still some who want it to happen quickly and from the comfort of their desktop. Senior XDA member and Android developer, Mayazcherquoi, has developed a one click Sony Ericsson Xepria X10 bootloader unlock tool that does the unlocking job with a single click.
Sony Ericsson started rolling out official Android Gingerbread update for Sony Ericsson Xperia x10 couple of days back. The development community was quick to react and rooted the build with other essentials within 24 hours of release. However, there are some folks who have managed to root their Xperias updates to Gingerbread but are now facing a pretty annoying sound stuttering when playing songs, videos and during calls. Read More
Sony Ericsson started rolling out Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread for Xperia X10 couple of days back. There were many who updated to this stock firmware, but a huge crowd was waiting for a custom build integrating the firmware and associated goodies. Well that “huge crowd” can cheer up now as Wolfbreak, Senior XDA Member and ROM Chef, has rolled out custom Wolf Xperia Gingerbread 2.3.3 ROM based on the stock GB rollout. The ROM comes with a customized theme with plenty of tweaks and some awesome extras on board. Read More
xLoud is the newest sensation released by Sony Ericsson to mainly new Xperia Android line. However, the development community went on work the first day they got their hands on it. Now there are different success stories coming from various Android portals, forums and blogs regarding successful implementation of xLoud on Xperia X10. If you remember, we recently covered Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread official rollout for Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 and you can have xLoud
on your phone if you have upgraded to this version. For those who don’t know, xLoud is a simple toggle for Xperia phone that let’s you enhance loudspeaker volume while playing music, videos or in-call. For now, you can only get xLoud engine on your Xperia X10 if you have updated to the stock Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread with root access and xRecovery installed.
Wow it’s finally here! Yes. Ladies and Gentlemen, Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread for Sony Ericsson Xperia X10
is officially on the roll now. Well some of you might not believe, others might think it’s a hoax, but today its nothing but real. Of course if you have had your Xperia X10 around for some time and have been hacking away to release it from SE’s prison, then this update isn’t yet ready for your consumption. By this we mean that if you have root on your phone with extras like custom Recoveries, kernels and other bacon, then you should avoid this update to retain full control of your device. Of course once developers get their hands on this one, they will start merging the changes into their custom ROMs and you will be all set to get the flavor.
Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 is a wonderful Android phone that has gained massive user base along with consistent underground development support. There is no major Android custom ROM that hasn’t made it to Xperia, and the latest MIUI 1.7.8 isn’t an exception as well. Cobarto, XDA Senior Member and Custom ROM Chef, has managed to develop MIUI 1.7.8 based Custom ROM for Xperia X10 that will give your phone the awesomeness MIUI has to offer. For those who don’t know, MIUI is a 3rd party custom Android AOSP based firmware designed and developed to provide stability and enhance user experience. MIUI started as an “iOS” theme for Android phone but later developed into a fully functional Android ROM. Read More
With the latest zKernel 2.6.29 for baseband 54 to 67 for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, you can now overclock your device to 1.13 Ghz and some other very useful features. The kernel has just been recently released by XDA-Developers forum member DooMLoRD
and is based on zdzihu
’s work . More on it and how to install it on your X10, after the jump.
Earlier we covered an MIUI ROM for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 which was based on Android 2.3.4 but was an older version of MIUI. This time around XDA-Developers forum member rdannar
has ported the MIUI 1.6.17 for the X10 which brings about the sweet new lockscreen styles as well. The ROM is a mix of a few AOSP ROMs and according to the developer it is “fast, stable, and responsive.”. Read on to download and install this ROM on your X10.
Extended power menus are not always available to all rooted Android devices. Such is the case with Sony Ericssons Xperia line of Android phones. If you have any of the devices as mentioned in the title above and not running a custom ROM, or the custom ROM has no extended power menu, this app by XDA-Developers forum member DoomLoRD
is just what you need for your rebooting needs. From shutting down, to rebooting into recovery, you have it all. Read on for more!
The Xperia X10 may not be officially supported by MIUI developers, but it is supported by dedicated developers at XDA-Developers. TripNRaVeR
has recently released a ROM named TripNMiUI 0.2.0 "Iris" Gingerbread
, which is based on the latest MIUI 1.5.20 ROM. Long story short, MIUI is now available for you to install on your Xperia X10, so read on for more on the ROM and how to install it.
Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 is flagship Android device from SE that comes packed with awesome hardware but limited output due to delayed Android updates. However the modding community has reacted wonderfully to the challenge and we have seen every major OS update getting ported to this device. Multi Touch or Dual Touch is a feature that was absent initially on Xperia X10 and also proved to be a deal breaker for many potential buyers. Imagine playing Angry Birds with one thumb or toiling Google Maps without the option of pinch to zoom. But now, if you have root privileges on your phone, you can easily enable Dual Touch on your phone courtesy of Android hacking and development community present at XDA.
The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 has just received an Android 2.3.1 Gingerbread custom ROM that attempts to replicate the GUI theme of the Xperia Arc. The theme, named TripNArc
has been developed by XDA-Developers forum member, TripNRaVeR
. Not yet fully developed, the ROM is a work in progress and there are a few known bugs. However, it is stable enough for use despite some of the bugs. Read on for more information on this ROM and instructions on how you can install it on your Xperia X10.
Cyanogen 6.1.1 v02 is a custom CyanogenMod ROM built for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10. It is not an official or unmodified CyanogenMod ROM but rather blends CyanogenMod 6.1.1 with a couple of other ROMs to combine the best of the features from each. If you want to install this custom Android ROM on your device, read on for the complete guide. Read More
is a custom Android recovery system for all variants of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, including Xperia X10, Xperia X10 Mini, Xperia X10 Mini Pro and Xperia X10 HD. If you own one of these Xperia series devices and want to take it to the next level by being able to flash custom ROMs, take and restore full backups, manage partitions and wipe not just data but cache and Dalvik cache as well, read on for the instructions.
Have you ever come across a custom Android ROM that you loved for its looks but not for its functionality and another one that offers all the functionality that you want but lacks in the looks department? If you are using Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 and both the ROMs are based on the same core Android build, you can now easily port the theme of one ROM to another with this script.
is an all-in-one tool for the Sony Ericcson Xperia X10 that lets you perform a range of advanced operations on your phone including flashing Android images, rooting, installing xRecovery, customizing a ROM and a lot more. Read on for a complete feature list and download details.
Great news for all Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 users – the latest version of X10Flash
Update Flasher is now available that lets you flash the latest Android 2.1 Éclair Firmware to your phone, so if you are still stuck with the old version of firmware, read on after the break and get the latest firmware for your phone right now.
A custom recovery console is a must have for any rooted Android device. It lets you easily perform, manage and restore backups
, install ROMs, radios, themes and applications from zip files, wipe your phone, manage its partitions and perform similar advanced operations. xRecovery Mini
is a custom recovery for Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini and Pro devices based on the source code of Cyanogen’s recovery. For download link and installation instructions, read on after the jump.