Download & Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow On Xperia M [AOSP]

Safely Download & Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow On Xperia M  [AOSP]

Easy and simple step by step Guide to Update Xperia M To Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Sony Xperia M is one of the well-known midrange phone which released in 2013.As it is a 2 years old phone most of you guys surely known that it will not get official Marshmallow Android 6.0 update from Sony.But there is a good news.Developer PecanCM over at Xda has just released an AOSP based The Xperia M Marshmallow ROM has most things working, the only major things that are broken on the ROM are NFC, GPS, MTP and Dual SIM (on Xperia M Dual). Other than that, it’s a pretty good ROMAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow ROM for Xperia M.Follow this guide to Download & Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow On Xperia M.

Official CyanogenMod 13 (CM13) is available For Xperia M.Linked Below↓

→ Download & Install Official CM13 ROM On Xperia M

The ROM uses baseband from Android 4.3 update for Xperia M, so if you’re running 4.1 or 4.2, make sure you first update to Android 4.3

What’s working:

  • RIL (Calls, SMS, Mobile Data)
  • Display
  • Camera (photos, camcorder)
  • Audio and video
  • Wifi
  • Bluetooth
  • OpenGL rendering
  • Sensors (accelerometer,compass,light,proximity)
  • Sdcard
  • auto brightness
  • notification led
  • Wifi,Bluetooth and USB tethering
  • NFC
  • GPS

Not working/Tested:

  • Adopting external sdcard as internal is broken – to get it working flash boot.img from this post
  • Mtp/ptp
  • accelerometer stops working after some time – reboot your phone
  • Dual sim on M dual

Warning:

rootmygalaxy.net will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Xperia M while following this tutorial.Do it at your own risk.

How to Safely Download & Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow On Xperia M

Pre-Requirements: (Important)

  • Make sure your phone has TWRP FOTA recovery
  • Take a proper backup of all your important data and settings on your phone

Download & Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow On Xperia M

Downloads

Download Xperia M AOSP Marshmallow ROM

Google Apps(Gapps)-Link

Download & Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow On Xperia M  [AOSP]

Step By Step Guide

Download & Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow On Xperia M

  • Make sure you have TWRP FOTA recovery On your Xperia
  • boot into recovery
  • Wipe data and cache
  • Flash the rom and gapps zip
  • Reboot
  • DONE!!!

For More visit Official XDA Thread here

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2 thoughts on “Download & Install Android 6.0 Marshmallow On Xperia M [AOSP]”

  1. I followed all the steps, I did everything right but I got SIM card issue again. The phone keeps asking to insert a SIM card. Only works when I go back to stock rom. How to make it work on custom rom?

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