Download & Install CM 13 ROM On Sony Xperia SP

Full Guide to Download & Install CM 13 ROM On Sony Xperia SP

Download Android 6.0 Marshmallow CyanogenMod 13 For Sony Xperia SP / Android 6.0 Marshmallow ROM for Sony Xperia SP

Sony Xperia SP is a Mid-range Android device which was released in March 2013.It is now a two years old device and that means it is not going to get any support from the manufacturer.This device is not going to get an Official Android 6.0 Marshmallow update.Don’t worry Xperia Sp users you can still try Marshmallow on your device.There is an unofficial CM 13 build available to download and install On your Xperia SP.Sony Xperia SP CM13 brings Marshmallow Update unofficially.And using this guide you can safely Install CM 13 ROM On Sony Xperia SP.

Team CM hasn’t officially released any build of CM13 yet.Cyanogen released the source code for CM13 a couple of weeks ago and since then there have been a lot of unofficial CM13 ROMs for various devices.There are now many homemade Functional CM 13 ROMs based On android 6.0 Marshmallow available for various devices.Now Xperia SP joined that league.Thanks to Mrcl1450 a developer over at Xda, now all Xperia SP users can try Android marshmallow on their devices Via CyanogenMod 13 a.k.a CM 13.The Rom is in Alpha stage.If you want CM13 For other devices then you should check out our Cyanogenmod section which is linked below.

Category: CyanogenMod 13 

As this is the first release of the ROM there are few bugs present but we are sure that in future releases everything will be fixed.But this a good one to try.If you want to try marshmallow on Xperia SP then just follow this guide on How to Download & Install CM 13 ROM On Sony Xperia SP.

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

Important Read:

  • Only for Xperia SP model Codename Huashan.
  • Custom recovery (I recommend TWRP).


Below we share Download links and then step by step guide on How to safely Install CM 13 ROM On Sony Xperia SP

Install CM 13 ROM On Sony Xperia SP



CM13 Marshmallow ROM — Link | File: (294.21 MB)

For more details and future updates on this ROM visit this official Xda Post

Marshmallow Gapps — Link 

For Screenshots of the Rom Visit this link–>> Screenshots

Download & Install CM 13 ROM On Sony Xperia SP

Step 1. First thing First, Make sure that you have unlocked bootloader of your Xperia SP. If not, then do that first.

Step 2. Now  Download the CM13 ROM and gapps file from above.

Step 3. After that Connect your device to PC and transfer the ROM and gapps file to it. Disconnect the device then. Remember the location of the files.

Step4.vNow Boot your Xperia SP into recovery mode. If you are rooted, you can use Quick Boot app from play store. To manually boot into recovery mode, do this:

Power off the device. Wait for 4-5 seconds after screen goes off.

Now, power on the device using power button and then be sure to press the volume up or down key repeatedly once you see LED light blinking on the device.

You will enter recovery mode soon, and should see TWRP recovery. If you see an android with the exclamation mark or 3e recovery, then you need to install TWRP recovery for this.

Step 4. Once in TWRP, Follow this step by step guide to safely Install CM 13 ROM On Sony Xperia SP–>>How to Install CM13 (CyanogenMod 13) Via TWRP Recovery On Sony Xperia

If you have any questions related to this post ask in the comment section.

Source :Xda

Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma, who graduated in Computer Science from NIT Rourkela, is an experienced blogger and an enthusiast of Android technology. She has spent eight years writing about Android OS, earning a reputation as a reliable source in the technology field. Away from the digital sphere, Dibyashree enjoys playing tennis, a sport she is as passionate about as she is about technology.

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