[CUSTOM ROM] Firefox OS Custom ROM for SONY Xperia SP

[CUSTOM ROM] Firefox OS Custom ROM for SONY Xperia SP

Mozill firefox is a very popular browser.
Firefox has launched it’s own OS for smartphones.
Even some of the phones has been in market that is powered by Firefox OS.
This Firefox OS is ported to Sony Xperia SP device by FoXperia developers team.

Before proceeding I would like to mention some of it’s working and non-working things.

Known Bugs :
– LTE not working
– Camera bugged
– Headphone not working (audio routing)
– MTP

Working :
– Data(3G)
– Messaging
– Calls
– WiFi
– and more…

As this ROM is not completely working to deal with, So you may wait for some more time if you want a fully ported ROM.
But if you want to see how this works on your device, then you can give it a try.

WARNING:
Please visit the ROM disclaimer link before you proceed to flash this.
Understand that I am not at all responsible for your broken device.
ROM disclaimer link.

Pre-requisites for this installation:
Firefox OS Custom ROM for Xperia Sp
Kernel image for Firefox ROM
– Unlocked bootloader and a Custom recovery

Firefox_OS_ROM_Xperia_SP
[Firfox OS Custom ROM for Xperia SP]

Installing Firefox OS custom ROM on Xperia Sp:

STEP 1:
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Copy the ROM package on your phone.

STEP 2:
———
Boot into recovery using DOWN button.

STEP 3:
———

$ fastboot flash boot <recovery_image_file.name>

e:g fastboot flash boot boot.img

STEP 4:
———
Flash the ROM zip package using the custom recovery

STEP 5:
———
Reboot your phone and enjoy the Firefox OS

Source:
Xda-Developers

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