Install Android 4.1.2 Paranoid Android ROM Sony Xperia T LT30 [ Jelly Bean ]
How to install Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean ParanoidAndroid custom hybrid ROM on Sony Xperia T LT30? If you are a new user to the android world, you have this question. Using this step by step tutorial you can install the latest Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean ParanoidAndroid custom ROM on Sony Xperia T LT30. Before follow this tutorial, you have to unlock the bootloader of your phone. Because of this ROM has it own kernel.
However if you follow this tutorial, you don’t need to install a custom recovery or root, because of this method we install CWM installed kernel. This ROM developed by the XDA forum “Utacka”. You can done him/here for future developments using above profile link.
This custom ROM doesn’t include Google’s apps, therefore you have to install them separately using Gapps zip file. In-addition to that, it doesn’t have Sony’s app.
Then go to “Wipe user data/factory reset>Yes-Wipe user data“.
After that navigate to “Advance>Wipe dalvik-cache>Yes-Wipe dalvik-cache“.
Now we can start the ROM and Gapps zip files installation. Go to “Install zip from SD card>Choose zip from sd card” and select the downloaded ROM.
To begin the installation selects “Yes-Install“.
Once the ROM zip file installation completed again install the the Gapps zip file.
Congratulation, you just installed the ParanoidAndroid custom ROM on the Sony Xperia T LT30.
Now go to “reboot system now”. First booting takes a few minutes than usual. It’s normal. Once phone boot up again log-in to the Google account and download apps that you need.
After phone fully boot, go to the “Settings>Paranoid Settings>Configuration” and adjust them as you want.
Periodically check the ROM development page and download page for check new versions. If there’s a new version, download and install it just like above method. But you can skip the “Wipe user data/factory reset>Yes-Wipe user data” step. However when you updating the ROM, if you are not install the Google apps (Gapps), you will lost all the Google account log-in details.