Custom ROM for Xperia Mini based on .62 Firmware

Hybrom V15 ROM for Xperia Mini ST15i

Here’s good news for owners of Sony Xperia Mini. Have you heard of Hybrom V15 lately? If no, then just read on.

Hybrom V15 is a rich and beautiful custom ROM that is available for this device Xperia Mini. This ROM has been developed by one of the reputed members of XDA community known as Bbooff. So now, are you desperate to go through the features?

Features of Hybrom custom ROM for Xperia Mini 

•Root privileges

•4.0.2.A.0.62 Firmware i.e. Android 2.3.4

•Go Launcher

•Busy Box

•Sony Sketch Font

•SMS compression

•Most of the bugs are detected and fixed

•Many improvements added

•Updated apps

Reboot in fast mode and cwm

•Tweaks that include a good management of memory

•Tweaks for good scrolling

•ICS swipe notification

•ICS transition animation

•Cleaning script

•Touchscreen script

•And many more

 How to install custom ROM Hybrom on Xperia Mini ST15i

Disclaimer: We suggest that you must allow Hybrom to the device at your own risk. We are not responsible for any damage caused to your device.

The first and the foremost thing you are required to do is, download HYBROM V15 FOR Xperia Mini MINIHYBROM V15(FOR ST15i):

(This rom is not ported from SK17i.It is built for ST15i from the beginning.)


It is important to note that you must unlock the bootloader of your Sony Ericsson phone before you take up any of the procedures given below. Along with this you need to install ClockworkMod recovery and custom kernel.

You can unlock the bootloader officially through the above link and here is how you can install ClockworkMod recovery for ST15i.

Install ClockworkMod recovery for ST15i.

1.Download ClockworkMod

2.Install ADB drivers

3.Run install-cmw2.cmd (Do not run install-cmw1.cmd)

4.Enable USB Debugging on device. (Settings->Application->Development->check USB debugging)

5.Connect the phone to PC with the USB cable.

6.Now just follow the instructions on the screen.

Procedure for installation of custom Rom on St15i

1.Copy the zip file which we downloaded initially to the SD card.

2.Now reboot the phone into ClockworkMod.

3.After that make a full data wipe-factory reset

4.Also wipe cache and Dalvik cache.

5.Now you can install zip from sd card

6.Just wait for sometime so that installation can get completed

7.Reboot now. ( Keep in mind that first reboot after installation might take a while and so you must have patience. Screen may get black)

8.Reboot again.

You must go through the brief info as given below so that if you have any doubts in relation to the procedure then that can be cleared.

We hope that this ROM will help enhance performance of your phone.

P.S. Changing Kernel will let you to overclock the CPU and you can run it at almost double the speed. Keep in mind that this speeds up the system, but drains the battery too fast. Also, Hybrom do not have a boot image. When it is installed without unlocking the bootloader, the CWM recovery causes a few issues. This can be resolved only with an unlocked bootloader. The procedure to unlock Sony Ericsson bootloader officially is given earlier by us. You must also know that ClockworkMod already comes with custom Kernel.



  1. Anonymous says:

    will it work on .42

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