Everyone likes Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich running on his/her Android phone. However, not all phones are given the opportunity to be sweetened by the latest Android OS. For the search for the latest Android OS for our phones, we turn our heads to custom ROMs, which give us hope that the latest Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich could run on our old, forgotten Android phones.
Custom ROM developers are vigilant to the requests of Android phone users. In the case of the Sony Ericsson X8, XDA Developers member paul-xxx created a CyanogenMod 9 ROM for the device. The ROM is based on Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. Flashing this ROM will allow you to enjoy the latest and sweetest Android OS right on your Sony Ericsson Xperia X8.
The following features doesn’t work with this ROM:
If these missing features are not a big problem for you, you can upgrade your Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 to Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich via CyanogenMod 9.
You’ll need the following to be able to perform the upgrade:
You alone will be held responsible for any damage arising from your use of this guide. Make sure you know what you are doing before flashing the ROM.
If you followed the steps correctly, your Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 should now be running Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich via the CyanogenMod 9 ROM.
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the links 4 google apps and CyanogenMod 9 are broken
The main fetures will not works..! like Camera & Wi-fi, So who wana go for upgrade.. :P
all function work great with my phone xperia x8….
01/004/2012 17:04:58 – ERROR – ERR_SEVERITY=”MAJOR”;ERR_CLASS=”SECURITY_CLASS”;ERR_DYNAMIC=”SIN header verification failed”
What should I do?
same message for me also…
What should we do?
Google it, don’t be lazy
are you upgrading from a stock rom? or from a custom rom? other sites are saying that the success rate is higher when upgrading from a stock rom.
I have that same error with you, until now I don’t know how to proceed.
I has been upgarde my phone but as informed that some main application not working. But look wise it is awesome. Nice change to use it after android 2.3
Now it hanged at the start up screen after the “sony ericsson” appear, i cant go in to recovery mode either hard reset mode..so what should I do now? please kindly answer my question, thanks ..=/
Had the same issue but managed to fix it! You just need to use PC Companion n got to software upgrade and select “repair phone”. then just follow the on screen instructions and your phone will be flashed to the 2.1 stock rom!
Hope that helped! :)
you have to download sony update serever from http://www.sonymobile.com and then select your phone model then follow the steps and download the software and its will install the software when the download will be completed.
now its first time its will take maybe 5 minutes to startup your phone.
now you are running android 2.1!!!
some times PC companion will not work and then download sony update serever its will work everytime!!!
fuking your mother
my phone i crash and they dosent wokeup what i dooo now plzzzzz give me sugetion ……..///////////////???????????
download sony update serever from here:www.sonymobile.com and select your phone and then ready with android 2.1
maa ki chuuud tumhariii
my xperia x8 is power dead!!! :(
please say thanks GOD i have a sony smartphone or when you have samsung or anything its can’t be repair but sony models can be repair with PC comapnion ro when its not work then with sony update serever its will work!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
its better not to go in this ass hole
if this naa kernel bricks ur phn den wat??? is there any way to sort out that problem???
Follow the instructions…..work well.
android 4.01 jelly bean best update..for..w8….x8
it says ‘ be sure your phone is not in MTP mode’ …what is that