XDA News Articles

Samantha · Dec 8, 2014

Advanced Power Menu, Settings, and More on the Sony Xperia M2

Of the more less known devices from Sony, the Xperia M2, is quite a hidden gem. Though it’s not as powerful as its flagship siblings of 2014, it’s relatively low price tag, large screen, quad-core CPU and 4G capability makes for a decent device. Released with Android 4.3 and upgradeable to 4.4, it retains the many cool functions featured on devices such as the Xperia Z2 and Z3. However, if you’re looking for something extra for your Xperia M2, XDA...

Will Verduzco · May 23, 2014

Sony Releases Open Source Kernel Files for the Xperia M2

Released approximately two months ago, the Xperia M2 is Sony's mid-range offering for early 2014. Despite the device's non-flagship status, the M2 has amassed a loyal following in the short time since its release thanks to the device's competent specifications, great industrial design, and affordable price. Up until now, Sony had failed to deliver the GPL-mandated kernel source code files for the device. Naturally, this had the unfortunate effect of stalling source-built development for the device. Now, however, Xperia M2 fans will...