Google’s Android Developer Previews were only available for Nexus/Google devices until yesterday, when Google released the official Android N Developer Preview for Xperia Z3, making it the first non-Nexus device to receive the software. With some few simple steps you can easily update your Xperia Z3 to Android N Developer Preview 2. The update is only available for two variants of Xperia Z3. Still there is no official news to release the Android N Update for other variants or any other devices but unofficially Xperia Z2 gets Android N ROM. Thanks to the XDA member Brandon Nelun who port Official Xperia Z3 Android N Developer Preview for Xperia Z2.
This is an unofficial Android N Developer Preview for Xperia Z2 and will be available on May 3rd. The ROM is a port of Xperia Z3 Android N Developer Preview 2, if there are bugs in the official Xperia Z3 version then you can find some more bugs in this build, but in return, you will get the latest Android N Developer Preview for Xperia Z2. The build is in its early stage so users will face many bugs and issues. Developer does not advise daily users to install this ROM also it is recommended only for those who unlock their bootloader.
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You’ll get all Android N Features like multi-window support, bundled Notification, new Vulkan 3D rendering API, improved emoji, improved Doze mode, and lots more. Before you download Android N ROM for Xperia Z2 check the bugs developers mention from below.
Bugs in Xperia Z2 Android N ROM –
The developer still working hard to port Android N Developer Preview for Xperia Z2 and we hopes that we have seen stable builds very soon. Developers mention some bugs which currently present in Xperia Z2 Android.
- Camera is sometimes laggy and may force-close
- Multi-window is extremely slow.
- Some apps App Settings don’t work.
- Recovery (TWRP) and root no longer works.
So, if you are ok with above bugs and still want to try Android N ROM for Xperia Z2 then you should check the XDA thread of Xperia Z2. The ROM will be available on May 3rd. Let us know your thoughts about Xperia Z2 Android N ROM in the comments below.
Source – XDA