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How to Install Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean on Xperia Mini Pro SK17i / SK17a Custom Firmware

You can now update Xperia Mini Pro SK17i / SK17a to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean CM10 custom that is still a WIP (work in progress), but you can still download the latest working build and try it out on your phone. You need to have ClockworkMod recovery installed from before.

In this tutorial, we will tell you how to update Xperia Mini Pro SK17i / SK17a to CM10 Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean firmware with complete steps and instructions. Make sure you backup all your data as given in the tips below, because you will have to wipe all your data in the instruction steps. Let’s get on with the tutorial now.

How to Install Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean on Xperia Mini Pro SK17i / SK17a Custom Firmware 8

Disclaimer: All the tools, mods or ROMs mentioned below belong to their respective owners/developers. We (TeamAndroid.com) or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We don’t have you on gun point to try out this tutorial 😉

What’s Not Working:

  • Lots of features. This ROM is still WIP (work in progress).

Make sure you have installed all your USB drivers for the Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro to connect it with the computer. Download Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro USB drivers! Apart from just the USB drivers, there are a few more things that you need to take care of.

1. You need to enable USB debugging mode. This helps to connect your Android phone with the PC. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging.

2. Your phone battery should be 80-85% charged. If your phone goes off suddenly because of battery, during flashing ROMs or installing mods and updates — your phone might go dead permanently. See here: How to Check Battery Percentage.

3. Backup all your important data that you might need as soon as your flash a new ROM, or make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below on how to backup data:

4. Your phone should be factory unlocked. Additional instructions for locked Android devices will be added in the tutorial for unlocking devices.

UPDATE: CM10 with the latest Android 4.1.2 is now available for this Android phone. Read here for the tutorial.

Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial on the next page and update Xperia Mini Pro SK17i / SK17a to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean CM10 custom ROM.

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Haris Nadeem

He lives on everything Android; has countless devices, apps and games to play with everyday. Currently serving as the Chief Editor at Team Android.

3 Comments

  • Hey
    this room look awesome
    i installed and its good but My Camera doesn’t work and WiFi also smart keyboard didn’t work and Brightness Change with herself every time i lock phone also Icons in the right area on background Disappear
    right side for user not in phone ^^
    Thanks for ur support
    i’m from Egypt btw my Device Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro Sk17i

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