Xperia Arc S, Ray & Neo V Get Ice Cream Sandwich [Download & Install]

Sony Ericsson Xperia devices finally get the taste of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS)! Coming from the developers over at at the Sony Ericsson Developer blog, the ICS release has no doubt stirred up the otherwise quiet Sony Ericsson development in context to ICS. The ROM for now, is an Alpha version and is meant as a test release for advanced users, so that  the developers can gain useful feedback. It has been made available for the Arc S, Ray and Neo V devices for now, though hopefully support for more devices may follow once this ROM is ironed out. More on the ROM and how to get this running on your device after the break. Read More

Overclock And Undervolt Sony Ericsson Xperia Android Phones With SetXperia

If you are a Sony Ericsson Xperia Android phone owner and were looking to Overclock or Undervolt your phone, then there is some great news for you. Senior XDA Member, inteks, is out with his SetXperia, CPU voltage control app that easily allows you to overclock or undervolt your Xperia series Android device. The app has been tested and is compatible with Sony Ericsson Xeperia Neo, Arc, X10 and X8. However the developer suggests that this might work on other Xperia devices as well. The app can be taken as a SetCPU alternative and offers scores of different feature that let your keep a close tap on your phone’s CPU voltages.  This app for overclocking and undervolting Sony Ericsson Xperia series Android phones come with a variety of tweaks and optimizations that are meant to enhance user experience and stability. Read More

Xperia Arc Update Available With xLoud, Stereo Recording And DLNA Compatibility

Android has given a much needed boost to Sony Ericsson’s falling reputation as a cellphone manufacturer. Lately, the release of new Xperia line i.e. Arc, Neo and play has played a significant role in expanding SE’s consumer base throughout it’s market. And we believe that SE has realized that keeping an “Androider” happy is the key to success. After offering official bootloader unlocking for select Xperia devices, Sony Ericsson has also beaten it’s worthy competitors in-terms of swiftly rolling out system and performance updates. Today is 1st August and there is already another awesome update for Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc phone that comes jam packed with some new and awesome features. Read More

CyanogenMod 7.1 For Xperia Play Now Available For Download [Free Xperia Project]

Finally there is some great news for Sony Ericsson Xperia Play owners as CyanogenMOD 7.1 Android 2.3 Gingerbread is under way for this handset. Of course this isn’t the official CM 7 release from Cyanogen and associated team, but the build claims to be equipped with the best PS1 Emulator with customized launcher for gaming purposes. Senior XDA Member and Recognized Developer jerplea is heading the development and is in the process of consistently updating the build for optimized user experience.

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Unbrick Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Bricked After OTA Update

Sony Ericsson is the first Android device manufacturer which officially offered bootloader unlocking on select Xperia devices. Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc is one of these devices whose bootloader can be unlocked officially through Sony Ericsson. However there is a certain glitch that follows official unlocked bootloaders on these devices. There are many users who claimed device brick after attempting to update over the air. And one common feature with all these devices was unlocked bootloader! Well we don’t really know when Sony Ericsson will start pushing a fix for these unfortunate devices, but XDA member Jerpelea has released a homebrewed fix that should work just fine. Read More

Install Android 2.3 Gingerbread Theme On Xperia X10 Mini / Pro

A new Android theme has just been released that allows you to dress your Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini or Pro running Android 2.1+ up in the latest Android 2.3 Gingerbread looks. Developed by XDA-Developers forum member Manny-, this theme is simply called Gingerbread Theme for X10 Mini/Pro and continues the tradition of porting the UI enhancements of Gingerbread to existing Android devices. If you are looking for a Gingerbread theme for your device in calm, serene green accents, you're at the right place. For screenshots and download link, read on. Read More

How To: Root/Unroot Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 and X10 Mini With A Single Click

We have some great news for Xperia X10/X10 Mini owners looking to root their devices without getting into any complicated steps. The popular Universal Androot app can be used to very easily and efficiently root the Xperia X10 and X10 Mini, without the hassle of going through anything complicated. One great thing about this root procedure is that you don’t need to erase anything, and all your settings and data remain intact after gaining root. Read More