There are several ways for you to enjoy Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich: buy a new phone that supports ICS, wait for the official updates for your phone (if the phone manufacturer has one coming for your phone), or install an ICS-based custom ROM such as CyanogenMod 9 on your mobile phone. For older Android phone models such as the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Pro, installing custom ROMs might be the only way for you to taste the sweetness of Ice Cream Sandwich.
Thanks to XDA Developers member paul-xxx, you can now enjoy Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich on your Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Pro via CyanogenMod 9. Flashing the ROM lets you enjoy the features of ICS except the following (which are known bugs/issues):
If your desire to experience Android 4.0.3 ICS on your phone exceeds the issues of these non-functional features, read on and learn how to install CyanogenMod 9 to enjoy Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich on your Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Pro.
Use this installation guide at your own risk. We will not be held responsible for any damage dealt on your Xperia X10 Mini Pro arising from the use of this guide.
Great work! You have successfully installed CyanogenMod 9 on your Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Pro and, therefore, have upgraded your phone to Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich.
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Sir, your links are not working!!!
Unlocking Bootloader did not happen as easily… tooka couple of days and experiments to get it unlocked.. But once done, it worked like a charm… Thank you for the information.
Some additional links that were useful –
Also, the link was not working because of additional folder (which was probably modified after this post) … Was able to get to the files from the users root folder
I was very impressed with Android 4.0 IS version, as it was not in SonyEricsson site, I Found a way to do it.
I followed the procedure mentioned in – http://www.androidauthority.com/xperia-x10-mini-pro-cyanogenmod-9-ics-62666/
I installed , but after restart it starts loading and get struct and i m not able to revert also.
Pls let me know how to make it work or revert to earlier version.
1. Black screen not coming after pressing back key
2. at laptop drive is showing but i can’t access.
Hi, everytime when I try to flash my u20i it says “ERROR – Error flashing. Aborted”. Could anyone help me please?