[How to] Install AOSP ROM (Android 5.0) on Sony Xperia S

The Sony Xperia S is an Android smartphone from Sony launched at the 2012 CES event. It is the first Sony-only branded smartphone after Sony acquired Ericsson’s stake in Sony Ericsson in January 2012. The Xperia S has a 4.3″ touch-screen with the mobile BRAVIA engine which optimizes the picture, a 1.5 GHz dual core processor, a 12.0 mega-pixel rear camera, HDMI-out, 1 GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage.

Previously, we saw how to install AOSP ROM running on Android 5.0 on the Sony Xperia Acro S. The same ROM is also available for the Xperia S. Builds are released frequently to solve the issues plaguing the ROM. If you want to try out the ROM, follow the guide given below.

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[How to] Install the Magnification Glass MOD on Sony Xperia S

Sony’s firmware has some very unique and breathtaking features. The Small Apps, lock-screen and the Magnification Glass are some of them. Among these, the Magnification Glass has caught the eye of many people. The feature has one simple and obvious function, and that is to allow users to view words and images through a Magnification Glass, enlarging whatever content that is hovered over. This feature is found on the Xperia T, V and Z.

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