MIUI ICS Custom ROM for Sony Xperia Play (Alpha)
Whenever there is some stir in the XDA Forum we bring the news to you so as to create alertness among the Android fans. Xperia Play was not given the treat of ICS and thus developers have been toiling hard to get an apt ICS platform for the same via ROMs. To a greater extent they are successful as well because some of them have really done brilliant work.
The one we are talking about is Xperia Play ICS ROM which is for GSM Play. One of the junior member acmode came up with his very first custom ROMs for Xperia Play GSM. He suggests that this ROM is still in the alpha stage but has some really good scope. Hence we thought to share the same with you so that testers get a chance to experiment the same.
Details about MIUI ICS ROM for Xperia Play
Developer mentions that this ROM is based on Krabappel2548 KA13 ROM.
These are the features of the KA13 ICS Xperia Themed ROM:
– Great Audio Improvement
– 100% Supercharged
– Swipe to remove notification
– Based on ICS Beta release from Sony
– Facebook Inside Xperia
– Some Bloatware Removed
– Stripped of some useless SE apps
– Lightly themed
– Customized Statusbar Icons with ICS icons
– Very battery friendly
– Face-unlock feature
– New home.apk
– New music, digital clock and analog clock widget
– New default themes
And much more
If you wish to know more about the base ROM then you can check the link mentioned at the end of the post.
Based on the KA13 ROM, acmode has made this MIUI ICS ROM for Sony Xperia Play (GSM). He has done brilliant job. Here’s the installation method for the same:
Install MIUI ICS ROM on Xperia Play
Disclaimer: Install at your risk.
1) Download the zip from this link: http://www.mediafire.com/?fqcf8fmznf7xf33
2) After that you must install Doomlords ICS Beta Kernel
3) Wipe/Factory Reset in Recovery
4) Wipe Dalvik
5) Install Zip
7) Now the ROM will settle and you can have fun with that.
Even though this is in the alpha stage most of the things are working. But camera is still not working. Some issues are found with gamepad also. The developer has detailed his work here in the link: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1696409
We hope that he sorts out the issues soon. If all the issues get sorted out, this ROM is surely going to be a treat for GSM Xperia Play.
KA13 Xperia Themed ICS ROM: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1571658