Posted on Mar 6 2014 - 10:56pm by Anurag Kumar

Sony’s latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat UI on Xperia Z2 showed 2 tabs option which in notification panel, includes an easy switch between quick settings and notifications option. XDA dev jzqs who ported Xperia Z2 KitKat Home launcher app has now ported Xperia Z2 SystemUI app so that you can enjoy the new KitKat features exclusively on your Xperia smartphone.

So far following Xperia Z2 ports have surfaced up 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,  Xperia Z2 Phone Answering Machine port and Xperia Z2 What’s New, Movie Creator, Sony Podcast, Simple Home apps port,Xperia Z2 Walkman Music Widget port, Xperia Z2 KitKat Notes 1.0.4.A.1 and Sketch 1.0.A.4.2 App port, Xperia Z2 Media Sounds and Camera Click Sounds from KitKat port, Xperia Z2 4K video cam app and TimeShift Video app port, Install Xperia Z2 KitKat themes and task killer app port and Xperia Z2 black themed Message KitKat app port.

How to Install ? You must have rooted Xperia device with CWM recovery installed. Download below mentioned zip file and flash it in recovery, reboot. Kindly backup your original SystemUI.apk if anything goes wrong in case.!


Check the preview of Xperia Z2 SystemUI port.

Xperia Z2 SystemUI port

Xperia Z2 2 tabs quick settings and notifications option enabled.

Xperia Z2 2 Tabs options

By porting above Xperia Z2 SystemUI, you will also get a new navigation bar soft icons as shown below.

Xperia Z2 Navigation Keys

Follow the official thread by XDA dev here, if you have any query. All credits goes to developer for his great work 🙂

Let us know if above Xperia Z2 SystemUI Port works on your device. Drop your comments below.

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

  1. SHEM March 6, 2014 at 11:17 pm - Reply

    It works no problem on Xperia Z1. Thank you 🙂

  2. Chris jalema March 6, 2014 at 11:22 pm - Reply

    Will it work on Xperia SP 4.3?

  3. Ahmed March 7, 2014 at 1:30 am - Reply

    Works great in xperia Z 🙂

  4. Khaled March 7, 2014 at 9:41 am - Reply

    I tried to install it on my Xperia Z Ultra and it keeps telling me system UI has stopped.


    • ahmed Z1 March 7, 2014 at 12:30 pm - Reply

      me to have the same problem

    • Ahmed March 7, 2014 at 9:44 pm - Reply

      Try to copy past with right permission System/app

      • ahmed Z1 March 8, 2014 at 9:42 am - Reply

        the same problem ahmed 🙁

  5. Ghassan March 8, 2014 at 6:20 am - Reply

    Will it works on Xperia SL custom rom 4.1.2 ???

  6. dzvictrs343 May 6, 2014 at 7:50 pm - Reply

    Works for android 4.2.x in xperia l

    • nazhur October 4, 2014 at 12:33 pm - Reply

      dude…is tis workinking in xperia L….coz,it didn’t work for me

  7. Gorjess May 10, 2014 at 10:12 am - Reply

    Will work for ics or there’s another port for it?

  8. dede May 11, 2014 at 1:10 pm - Reply

    work on xperia m but the navigation still the same…

  9. Rosli May 30, 2014 at 6:10 am - Reply

    Work For Sony Xperia C Kitkat

  10. Norbert July 19, 2014 at 5:01 pm - Reply

    Works on odex rom?

  11. Danny October 8, 2014 at 11:13 am - Reply

    it did not worked on my Xperia S 4.1.2 jelly bean, ill look for others thanks

  12. Dev January 11, 2015 at 6:23 pm - Reply

    will it work on gionee p2s with jb

  13. gilson January 28, 2015 at 8:19 pm - Reply

    working in gionee p2s??

  14. zadin June 23, 2015 at 5:04 pm - Reply

    will it work on samsung galaxy w custom rom?

  15. andre March 3, 2016 at 8:31 pm - Reply

    it works on my xperia SP

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