[How to] Flash New Kernel on any Sony Xperia Android Device

Once you unlock your Android’s Bootloader, changing the kernel is one of the many things that you can do with your Smartphone. The kernel is the piece of software that let’s the Android system to communicate with the hardware. Having a custom kernel has many advantages as follows:

  • Overclocking the processor
  • Provision for Undervolting the CPU (for battery saving)
  • Two way call recording
  • Zram script (improves performance)
  • Init.d support (boot time tweaks initialization)

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