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Sony Xperia Neo and Xperia S Receive ICS-Compatible Walkman App

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The Walkman music application is something of an enigma. Despite the Walkman brand being outshone by other MP3 players, the Walkman music application continues to pop up on phones on the Sony Xperia line up, and users seem to really enjoy it over the stock music offering. With the Sony Xperia lineup receiving unofficial and official ICS updates, Gingerbread ports of the Walkman application have become obsolete. The natural reaction? Port them again!

Credited with the first ICS Walkman port that works, XDA Recognized Developer DooMLoRD released the new version of the APK for the Sony Xperia S for advanced users who want all the features. From there, XDA Senior Member ThilinaC brought it over to the Sony Xper. . . READ ON »

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ICS Rolls Out for Xperia Neo and Neo V, Root Achieved

Sony Xperia ICS

As promised, Sony began rolling out ICS for their 2011 Xperia line recently, and will continue to do so until nearly everyone gets some ICS goodness. That said, some devices are getting it sooner than others, and among those that are getting it now are the Sony Xperia Neo and Neo V. Coming along for the ride will be the challenge of rooting the new firmware—both for previously-rooted users to retain root and for those acquiring superuser privileges for the first time. Thankfully though, this challenge was accepted, and completed, and is now ready for users.

XDA Senior Member Madfysh has released a tutorial to safely guide users through the root process under a variety of situations. The root method . . . READ ON »

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MIUI Port Hits Sony Xperia Neo

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MIUI has been making its way around the Android world pretty fervently recently and it’s march continues on to the Sony Xperia Neo.

The port is brought to you by XDA Senior Member taaviu, who was kind enough to port it based on the latest MIUI source.

Included is all the features of your typical MIUI ROM along with a few extras, including:

I added AltDrawer, modified theme, some speed, battery tweaks and edited build.prop
I want to keep this Rom clean and fast. Also Stable and no FC.

As well as language packs for the following:

Arabic French German Russian Slovak
Brazilian Greek Hebrew Vietnamese
Czech Hungarian Italian Thai
Danish Korean Persian Turkish
Dutch Polish Portugese
English Slovenian Spanish

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