Download Ice Cream Sandwich on Xperia S via FTF File

Sony Rolling out ICS for Xperia S Devices, Download Now

What we love about Sony is it knows how to keep the promises. Sony Mobile had promised ICS update for Xperia S owners somewhere in June and see it has come up with this amazing update. Android 4.0.4 will surely make Xperia S more potent and there will be better user experience post this update. This is the first Xperia 2012 handset to receive 4.0.4 ICS update.

The update has started rolling out and that too in batches. So, if you wish to wait for Sony’s update then may be you will have to wait a while more. Depending upon the carrier and your country, you will get ICS update for Xperia S devices. But if you love instant stuff and need an update here and now then we have FTF file of Generic Swiss update (SI 1257-3740) for you.

This update has released just recently. With this update you can upgrade your firmware build to 6.1.A.0.452  and kernel version 3.0.8. But we recommend you to move ahead with this only if you have street smartness in the technical field. You should be having enough knowledge about Android updates and the complicated methodologies. Also, go through the disclaimer given below before you download the links for ICS upgrade for Xperia S.

Disclaimer: We have provided the download links for FTF file and flash tool after doing research at XDA forum. But we expect you to have enough technical knowledge before you move ahead. You should download and install FTF file and Flash tool safely or else you may damage your device. You can download Ice Cream Sandwich on Xperia S at your own risk.

Android 4.0.4 download links for Xperia S Handsets

For FlashTool download and install the v0.8.0.0 full version, before you apply the v0.8.6.0 update.

FlashTool Windows Edition – v0.8.0.0
Update: Windows Edition – v0.8.6.0

Download the Generic Swiss ICS Xperia S firmware from here. You will be extracting the files using WinRar.

We hope that you will be able to install ICS on Xperia with the links we provided you. Kindly let us know how you feel after an update. This update will enhance the experience and you will love getting the over all new platform for your Android phone. People who have already used these links for downloading ICS on Xperia S have received silky smooth experience and they feel that the update really rocks!

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