Update Xperia J ST26i/ST26a to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat firmware

Xperia J ST26i/ST26a runs on Android 4.0.4 out of the box and is updated to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean later, but hasn’t received any major Jelly Bean Updates like Android 4.2 or 4.3, so from this we come to know that Android 4.4 Kitkat update is not expected to receive on this device. If this disappoints you then don’t worry, we have brought a way to update Xperia J ST26i/ST26a to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat firmware, and it is done with the help of Custom ROM. The ROM which we are going to use for our needs is CM 11 ROM.

Root Xperia J ST26i/ST26a Update Xperia J ST26i/ST26a to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat

CM 11 for Xperia J is based on Stock Android 4.4.2 Kitkat and is smoother and faster. Besides this it contains no bloat ware and is battery friendly and also provides freer RAM for the smoother performance of the device. It also packs some of the security enhancements.

Before we proceed to update Xperia J ST26i/ST26a to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat firmware, let’s have a quick look at some of the pre requisites to follow, to prepare Xperia J ST26i/ST26a for the installation process and also to avoid them from bricking.

  • arslan

    my phone is stuck on cyanogenmod logo and is not going into recovery mode…what should i do??

  • avinash gaud

    sim not detecting and camera not working very bad rom of kikat

  • avinash gaud

    SIM AND CAMERA NOT WORKING

    • Skrzyniolski

      SIM bug was fixed. Did you flashed ICS stock firmware before whole process? That’s mistake is often made by new users. It’s good but i still waiting for Camera fix

  • Tim

    Not working wifi, no sim, camera not working. We are waiting for beta version.

  • oshan

    sim & camara not working and i want to remove cm11

  • gio

    Camera and H/W video playback not working 🙁