Sony Xperia Z1 is Sony’s latest flagship device with the 20.7MP camera the most eye-catching feature of this phone. Along with the excellent camera, the Xperia Z1 has some great specifications. It has a 5″ screen with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels. It is powered by a Snapdragon 800 Quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400 processor along with a 2GB of RAM. It has 16GB internal memory which is expandable up to 64GB.
We have already seen how to root Xperia Z1 and how to unlock the bootloader of Sony Xperia Z1. If you are a fan of custom ROMs like CyanogenMod, Paranoid Android or AOKP, a custom recovery is essential to install it on the Xperia Z1. In this tutorial, we will see how to install CWM custom recovery on the Xperia Z1. Follow the instructions given below.