[How to] Install CM 12 (Android 5.0.2) on Sony Xperia ZL

Sony Xperia ZL has a 5″ display with a 1080x1920p resolution and Sony’s Bravia Engine 2. The 1.5 GHz Snapdragon S4 processor is quad-core. The Xperia ZL uses 2 GB of RAM, with 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded with a microSD card. The Sony Xperia ZL uses IR technology to use the phone as a remote control for a television. At the time of its release it ran on Android Jelly Bean.

Previously we saw how to install Android 5.0.2 on the Xperia Z1 Compact via the CM 12 custom ROM. Another device to get this custom ROM is the Sony Xperia ZL. The tutorial below will guide you on installing the most recent nightly build of the CM 12. You can install the future nightly builds by following the same process.


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