Posted on Mar 17 2015 - 1:53am by Anurag Kumar

Earlier today Sony rolled Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact in form of 23.1.A.0.690 firmware which brought new features like material design UI with new Xperia Themes and wallpapers, multi-user support, apps to sd card feature etc.

Sony’s stock and media apps have been updated to the new version and Xperia Keyboard 6.6.B.0.11 version is now available for installation on rooted handsets running Android Lollipop ROMs like CM12/AOSP 5.x.x/STOCK ROM and on Xperia handsets with Android 4.x (working with 4.4.4, compatibility with others unknown)

Xperia Keyboard 6.6.B.0.11

New Xperia Keyboard 6.6.B.0.11 is fast and has 3 colors theme as usual.

Xperia Lollipop 6.6.B.0.11 Keyboard

Xperia Keyboard 6.6.B.0.11

Install Xperia Keyboard 6.6.B.0.11  from Lollipop

Xperia Lollipop 5.0.2 Keyboard emojis

Instructions: Download the flashable zip. Flash in recovery. Do backup your original keyboard before flashing.

NOTE: If flashable zip is not working on your device try the manual installation.

For Lollipop ROMs use the below link to download. To manually install, extract the downloaded zip file, put “textinput-tng.apk” file in system/app folder, set permissions rw- r– r– and reboot.


How to install Xperia Lollipop Keyboard from Android 5.0.2

For 4.x+ ROMs use the below link to download. To manually install, extract the downloaded zip file, put “textinput-tng.apk” file in system/app folder, set permissions rw- r– r– and put “” file system/lib, set permissions rw- r– r– and reboot. ( Check this link for the steps to move apps into system/folder and how to set permissions rw- r– r–).


Let us know, if it works on your device. Drop your comments below.

via – XDA (User – bejunk)

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

  1. shivam March 17, 2015 at 10:11 am - Reply

    its not working in my xperia c..nd I frget 2 tke backup of my default xperia international i dnt hve any keyboard on my phone..

    • Anurag Kumar March 17, 2015 at 1:03 pm - Reply

      Download this keyboard, taken from z2

  2. Nicke March 17, 2015 at 5:57 pm - Reply

    Working good on my Samsung note 4 thanx for upload 🙂

  3. Macblaze May 27, 2015 at 8:11 pm - Reply

    Check here, No need root Install as normal app for any devices…

  4. Hicups June 5, 2015 at 10:47 pm - Reply

    Nice it works.Thanks!

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