Now you can Update Xperia M to Android 7.0 Nougat by an unofficial AOSP 7.0 ROM. Recently Google released the official Android 7.0 Nougat for many Nexus Devices. Android 7.0 AOSP ROM for OnePlus One and Nexus 5 are already available. And now AOSP 7.0 Nougat ROM for Xperia M is available for download. XDA Senior Member fire855 released the initial build of Android 7.0 AOSP ROM for Xperia M. You need to be rooted, and TWRP installed on your device to use this ROM. Download and Install AOSP 7.0 Nougat ROM for Xperia M from below.

The ROM is an initial nougat alpha build for Xperia M and missing many features, but the developer still manages to make this ROM usable. This build contains bugs and it’s improved with time, but the good news is you can experience Android Nougat on Xperia M. The Android Nougat for Xperia M brings Nougat features to your Xperia M. Download AOSP 7.0 Nougat ROM for Xperia M from below to Update Xperia M to Android 7.0 Nougat.

Download and Install AOSP 7.0 Nougat ROM for Xperia M

What’s working:

  • RIL (Calls, SMS, Mobile Data)
  • Display
  • Camera (photos only)
  • Audio and video
  • Wifi
  • Bluetooth & Bluetooth Audio
  • OpenGL rendering
  • Sensors (accelerometer,compass,light,proximity)
  • Sdcard
  • Auto brightness
  • Notification led
  • Storage
  • GPS
  • Mtp/ptp working same as 6.0
  • NFC

Not working:

  • Camcorder
  • Stock music app is total buggy – use 3rd party app
  • No leds during boot
  • No support for Xperia M dual

Note:-

  • This ROM is work on Xperia M. Don’t try this on any other device.
  • AOSP is only work on 4.3 baseband. If you are on older baseband/firmware then Follow this.
  • You must be on TWRP FOTA recovery.
  • The ROM is an initial nougat alpha build and contains bugs.
  • Follow the steps correctly otherwise you may brick your device. We are not responsible for any damage to your phone.
  • It will erase all your data, so we advise you first to take a complete backup of your phone and then proceed.
  • Ensure that your phone has at least 50-60% charged to prevent the accidental shutdown in-between the process.

Download AOSP 7.0 Nougat ROM for Xperia M

How to Install Android 7.0 Nougat ROM on Xperia M

1) First, download and install a custom recovery. If you already had a custom recovery installed on your device then skip this step.

2) Download the Android 7.0 ROM  and Gapps from above and save it on your device.

3) Now Boot your device into Recovery mode by press and hold “Volume Down+Power Button

4) Now you will enter into recovery mode. Now in TWRP, create a Nandroid backup (Recommended) of your device for safer side, if anything goes wrong.

5) Now do a Factory Reset by Goto Wipe>Advanced Wipe>Select Wipe cache, Dalvik cache, System, and data and swipe to confirm it.

6) Now, Go to Install and locate the ROM zip file & swipe to Install the ROM file. After the process completes, Flash the GApps zip file.

7) Now wipe cache & Dalvik cache again and Reboot your device.

7) Done!

This is the complete guide to Download AOSP 7.0 Nougat ROM for Xperia M and Update Xperia M to Android 7.0 Nougat. Let us know if you have any questions via comments below.

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2 Comments

  1. Are you sure it works? Just need to be sure before i flash it on my device, I dont want to brick my phone

  2. Asif king ahmed Reply

    I have already bricked my phone so I don’t wanna be it again so plz make it sure..

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