Install Jelly Bean on Sony Xperia Play via MIUI 2.8.17 on CM10
Xperia Play is an amazing Android device that many people love. Many developments come up time and again in the field of Xperia Play so as to enhance the use as well as features of Sony Xperia Play. We came across the new ROM (in the alpha stage) for Xperia Play. This ROM is based on CM10-FXP134 and MIUI Jelly Bean for Galaxy Nexus. We heartily thank and congratulate XDA developer CosmicDan for sharing this ROM.As per the developer he has been using CM10 based MIUI ROM for Xperia Play. He finds it kind of stable. Even though some bugs are still there. But since this is the alpha stage we can expect a few changes ahead.
Do you want to go through the features that this new Turbo MIUI 2.8.17 on CM10 for Xperia Play has? Well, just go through the following things that are working and those that are not working.
Things that are working in MIUI Jelly Bean ROM for Xperia Play:
- Calls / Text / 3G / Data
- Web Browser
- Google Play Store (fully)
- Music/Gallery/Screenshot feature (Menu+VolDown)
Camera is not working due to CM10 issue. Apart from this, there are many other things that are partially working. You can check that in the link given at the end of the post.
If you wish to download MIUI Jelly Bean ROM for Xperia Play based on CM10 then read the disclaimer first and then you can go through the instructions as given below that.
Disclaimer: MIUI 2.8.17 on CM10 Jelly Bean ROM for Xperia Play is still in the alpha stage and thus there may be a few bugs. Also, installing this ROM may be a bit risky just like any other customROM.However, if you still wish to go ahead with that you must do so at your own risk. We shall not be responsible for anything that may happen with your handset.
Install Turbo MIUI JB ROM for Xperia Play on CM10
- Take a complete back up of your phone first.
- Download the CM10 FXP-Turbo2 for Turbo MIUI kernel. (the first download link).
- On your PC’s command prompt execute the following commands. With this there will be kernel installation. Fastboot flash boot boot.img Fastboot erase system Fastboot erase userdata.
- Now you need to download Turbo MIUI5 v0.1.20817 and copy to SDCard. To enter Recovery on this kernel, press Back when you feel the vibration just gets the very first logo.
- After that you must install the ZIP update as normal.
If you have any further doubts or wish to go through the entire thread for reading the discussion then you can refer to the source link as given below. We hope this tutorial to install MIUI Jelly Bean on Xperia Play was useful to you. Kindly share your feedback here in the comment section.