SONY XPERIA XA2 PLUS Posts on XDA

LineageOS 17.1 now available for the Sony Xperia XA2 Plus, Nubia Z17, and LeEco Le Pro3

Earlier this month, the team behind the popular LineageOS custom ROM officially rolled out LineageOS 17.1 based on Android 10. The update introduced several new features to the ROM family, including a new partial screenshot UI that lets you select smaller parts of your screen to capture and edit, a new ThemePicker app from AOSP,...

TWRP now available for the Realme 2 Pro, Sony Xperia XA2 Plus, and LG G5 SE

TWRP (Team Win Recovery Project) is one of most popular, open source custom recovery options available for a wide range of Android devices, having grown to fill the void left behind the demise of other early solutions like CWM. Custom recoveries come into play once the bootloader of a device is unlocked, as they then...

Sony announces roll-out schedule for Android Pie updates to Xperia phones

Android 9 Pie is a major update to Android. It comes with many new features and design changes such as a new Material Theme, Digital Wellbeing, Adaptive Battery, and a lot more. Google rolled out Android Pie for the Google Pixel/XL and the Google Pixel 2/XL back in August. Some device makers have proven more...

Sony confirms 9 Xperia devices will receive Android 9 Pie

When a brand new major version of Android gets released (like Android 9 Pie) it has people wondering when (and sometimes if) their current smartphone will receive the update. This rarely happens to older smartphones, which is why we appreciate the contributions from the developer community here at XDA for the ports they release. This...

Sony posts guide on building AOSP Android Pie on Xperia devices

When it comes to developer friendly OEMs, Sony is generally somewhere towards the top of the list. While they have been known to do things such as wipe DRM keys when the bootloader is unlocked, they have had multiple developer programs over the years. From giving devices back to the community for their hard work...

Sony Xperia XA2 Plus announced with Snapdragon 630 and high-resolution audio

The Sony Xperia XA2 launched earlier this year alongside its own Ultra edition and offered some good specs at a decent price. Now the family is expanding, and an upgraded version has been announced. It has a number of features that make it better than its predecessor, and its oriented around multimedia. Meet the Sony...