Sony Xperia M does not receive the official Android Marshmallow firmware yet. But the developer of CM13 has released the unofficial firmware for Sony Xperia M, and its work properly on the Xperia M. So follow up this article and install Android Marshmallow on Sony Xperia M Nightly ROM. This custom ROM is not official but stable for Sony Xperia M and its based on the Marshmallow 6.0.1. This custom ROM has some good efforts, just like once you install on your smartphone, your device performance good, battery life increase and design will be the advance.
The CM13 custom ROM installs on your device, but before you have must install the custom recovery on your smartphone and your device must be rooted. Also, back up your Xperia M before running the process and charge your battery up to 60%, cause if the device shutdown during in process. Then it may be brick or damage. So be carefully read every step of this article and install Android Marshmallow on Sony Xperia M Nightly ROM.
- Your device must be install Custom Recovery, just like TWRP recovery.
- And also your Xperia M is must be rooted.
- Backup you full data and save on the safe location before gaining the process.
- Charged your smartphone battery up to 60% before the process.
- Download the CM13 Nightly ROM for Sony Xperia M. Download here
- Download the Google Apps for Xperia M. Download here
- How to Install Android Marshmallow on Sony Xperia M (CM13 Nightly-ROM)
How to Install Android Marshmallow on Sony Xperia M (CM13 Nightly-ROM)
Step 1: Download the CM13 and Gapps from the above link and copy in your desktop on your PC for easy to find.
Step 2: Now connect your smartphone to your PC and transfer the file on your Xperia M internal storage.
Step 3: After that disconnect your device from your PC and Power OFF your smartphone.
Step 4: Now boot your phone into recovery mode, simply after turning off your device then press and hold the Volume Down + Power button at the same time. Keep press until your device vibrate.
Step 5: Once your device vibrate, then release the Power button but keep press Volume Down button. And once you see the image below then release the volume down.
Step 6: Once you enter into recovery mode, then you will need to wipe up your device. In the TWRP main menu hit the wipe button and select Advanced Wipe. Then select all Dalvik cache, System, Data and Cache option. Swipe to the left to confirm the factory reset process.
Step 7: And now go back to the TWRP main menu and tap on the install option. Find the CM13 Nightly ROM and install on your device. Swipe to the left to confirm the flashing process.
Step 8: Repeat the step 7 for installing the Google apps on your device. And reboot your smartphone.
Done! You have fully install Android Marshmallow on Sony Xperia M. Now enjoy your smartphone with new benefit and advance look
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