Posted on Mar 4 2014 - 1:52am by Anurag Kumar

Xperia Z2’s many KitKat features and apps have been ported to other Xperia smartphones running android 4.3+ today viz. Xperia Z2 Smart call handling feature port, Xperia Z2 Camera apps Addons port – Creative Effects, AR Effect 2.0.4 , Background Defocus 1.1.7, TimeShift Video port and Xperia Z2 KitKat Media apps viz. Movies 6.1.A.0.4 and Walkman 8.1.A.0.4 app port on rooted Xperia smartphones and Xperia Z2 Phone Answering Machine port.

Now a few more Xperia Z2 KitKat apps like What’s New, Movie Creator 1.1.A.0.1 version, Sony Podcast 1.1.A.0.0 version, Simple Home 1.0 version have been ported to Xperia devices booth rooted as well as unrooted devices by XDA Dev Levered. Unrooted Xperia Smartphone users running android 4.3+ can now install atleast below mentioned 4 Xperia Z2 KitKat apps.

Download Xperia Z2 KitKat apps

Below mentioned 4 files work on both rooted as well as unrooted devices. Install like a normal apk.

Download Xperia Z2 What’s New app

Download SonyEntrance.apk 

Access “What’s New” app from the app drawer like you launch Google Now.

Xperia Z2 What's New app

Download Xperia Z2 Movie Creator app

Movie Creator 1.1.A.0.1 version

Download Movie Creator.apk

Go to Album app, select any movie and then you will see below an option to edit movies like you can trim them or slow any portion of it.

Xperia Z2 Movie Creator 1.1.A.0.1 version

Download Xperia Z2 Simple Home Launcher

Simple Home 1.0 version

Download SimpleHome.apk

Now you can access to Xperia Home launcher, Simple Home is such a launcher.

Xperia Z2 Simple Home 1.0 version

Xperia Z2 Simple Home Launcher

Xperia Simple Home Launcher

Download Xperia Z2 Sony Podcast app

Sony Podcast 1.1.A.0.0 version

Download SomcPodcast.apk

You can access this app from new Movies 6.1.A.0.4 app only.

#For Rooted users

If any of above is not installing or giving FC, flash the below mentioned files.

Download Media Apps Lib v2.zip

As soon as more Xperia Z2 KitKat apps and features are ported we will post them here, stay tuned till then 🙂 They worked fine on non-rooted Xperia Z1, Xperia SP, Z, you can also try on Xperia ZR, ZL, Z Ultra, L, M, C etc. Great work by Levered once again 🙂

Do let us know if above apps worked on your handset especially nonrooted users. Drop your comments below.






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22 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. AliKemal March 4, 2014 at 2:41 am - Reply

    not working on my unrooted Z1 Compact 🙁 “App not installed.”

  2. Reg March 4, 2014 at 4:23 am - Reply

    Sony Podcast may be for non-rooted phones but it requires the new movies apk which is only available to rooted phones so non root users cannot use it 🙁

  3. emon d. March 4, 2014 at 4:56 am - Reply

    What’s New cannot be installed. Z1 C6903 unrooted.

  4. Akki March 4, 2014 at 9:14 am - Reply

    Please release z2 camera mod for Xperia c2305.

  5. charbel aoun March 4, 2014 at 12:16 pm - Reply

    what’s new and movie creator not working on no-rooted handstets xperia sp. and please release 4k video and timeshift video ASAP . thank you

  6. saifobiedat March 4, 2014 at 10:10 pm - Reply

    The what’s new app and creative effects are not installed on my z1 6903

  7. Rick March 4, 2014 at 11:47 pm - Reply

    hi Anurag,
    apps SonyEntrance.apk (Xperia_Sirus_Live_Wallpaper.apk)
    and SomcPodcast.apk not working on my device ZL 4.3+ Unrooted

  8. sdworld9 May 9, 2014 at 4:47 pm - Reply

    beside podcast nothing worked on my xperia l, the movie creator imply do not install and link for whats new is dead please upload working link

  9. Mahi May 17, 2014 at 1:07 pm - Reply

    Unable to download Download SonyEntrance.apk

  10. Mohak June 17, 2014 at 11:53 pm - Reply

    What’s new app link broken 🙁
    pls fix 🙂

  11. memn November 11, 2014 at 5:39 pm - Reply

    Thank you

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