XHS v2.0 Custom ROM for Xperia S LT26i Released

Xperia High Speed (XHS) ROM for Xperia S LT26i for Multimedia and Social Add-ons

It is a treat to see developers giving kind attention to Xperia S LT26i now. We are happy, better late than never. Till date users had been asking for some great ROMs for Xperia S LT26i and now since their wishes are fulfilled, it is really going to make them happy as well. Two days back we had posted about ICS Butterfly ROM v2.0 and today we are going to provide you information about one more rocking custom ROM for Xperia S.

The ROM we are talking about is developed by one of the Senior members at XDA Developer Forum, r-ikfoot. He has named this LT26i ROM as XHSv2.0 aka Xperia High Speed v2.0. Developer suggests that this firmware will be useful to many users because it is light and clean. Also, it will enhance performance of your LT26i Xperia model. With this fast and efficient software users will be able to have better experience with multimedia, social add-ons, themes etc.

We are sure you would love to read more on this. Well, here are the features of XHS v2.0 ROM for LT26i:

Xperia S .73 firmware based




Performance oriented


135 MB of sytsem + 15MB (removable) of Data

Xperia stock mod theme

Go Launcher

Amazing user interface

Added tweaks

Better RAM

Battery improvement

3G Booster


Doomkernel optimization tweak

Many more!

You will be able to download the custom ROM as well as the add-on from the link given at the end of the post.

How to Install XHS v2.0 on LT26i

In order to take up the installation procedure you will need the following:

Xperia S

Pre=rooted firmware

Unlocked bootloader

Doomlord CWM

Now, before you move ahead, kindly read the disclaimer.

Disclaimer: It is important to note that installing XHS v2.0 on Xperia S can be risky. If while installing this ROM anything goes wrong Androidust shall not be responsible for the same. You should do this at your own risk.

Note: We expect you to have enough technical knowledge and that must be the reason why you are here. You must install this new ROM only when you are confident enough of what you are doing. We also recommend a full back up because if anything goes wrong, you can still carry on with the back up.

Now according to the developer, the first thing you must do is, download the ROM from the link given at the end of the post. Also download add-ons from the links given there.

He then indicates to Copy the extracts to internal memory as well as also perform the following functions.

Wipe Cache (not necessary for further update) select format cache partiton

Wipe dalvik cache (not necessary for further update) go to advanced wipe dalvik cache

Wipe Data (not necessary but in case of bootloop try formating) select full factory reset

Go to install zip from the location where you have theROM.

Flash the ROM

Reboot after installation.

Once you follow all the above steps carefully, you will be able to install this light ROM.

Download link: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1630005

Source: XDA


We give the credit for this ROM to the developer and thank him for this amazing contribution.


  1. Imtiaz383 says:

    What is the “FullAddon_signed.zip” for? Should i install that as well or what?

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