Install Sony Bravia Engine 2 and xLoud on Xperia S,SL,AcroS,Ion,T

Bravia Engine, Sony’s popular technology for enhancing image and video qualities in phone was first seen in Xperia S and then in many phone. Well first it was Bravia Engine 1 as BE1 and now with the flagship device Xperia V and Z, there it came Bravia Engine 2 as BE2 on it, a much better and improved version of Bravia Engine 1.

Well the then Sony Xperia S, SL, Acro S, Ion and T users are asking for it, well here it comes Bravia Engine 2 for you ūüôā XDA member¬†yash.pranjale86 has done such a great work, thumbs up.

Install Sony Bravia Engine 2 and xLoud on Xperia S,SL,AcroS,Ion,T

xLoud is another feature which is seen in Walkman settings, well it is already available for Xperia S,SL,AcroS,Ion,T yet any other phone brand user can port this ūüėõ

Install Sony Bravia Engine 2 and xLoud on Xperia S,SL,AcroS,Ion,T

Let’s see how to install now¬†Sony Bravia Engine 2 and xLoud on Xperia S,SL,AcroS,Ion,T.

Requirements

  • Phone Required – Xperia S, SL, Acro S, Ion and T. May work on other handsets but not tested yet.
  • ROM – Stock Sony ROM needed, working 100% on them. It may or may not work on other custom ROMs.
  • Android – Android 4.0.4 + version needed.
  • Root Access needed.
  • Working recovery needed. To install recovery refer to below link.

Install CWM Recovery v6.0.3.0 Xperia S SL Jelly Bean LOCKED bootloader

How to Install Sony Bravia Engine 2 and xLoud on Xperia S,SL,AcroS,Ion,T  ?

Download the Sony Bravia Engine 2 and xLoud flahable zip files from given below link.

Download Bravia2.zip ( For Xperia as well as non Xperia  Phones )

Donwload xLoud.zip ( For non Xperia  Phones )

WARNING

Backup your whole system + data via recovery, in case you lost your Bravia Engine, you can restore back.

  1. Download the Bravia Engine 2 zip file from above link or in case you also want xLoud, download it also.
  2. Store it on your SD card / internal memory of phone.
  3. Reboot into recovery.
  4. Install “Bravia2.zip” from SD card.
  5. Reboot device.

Done ūüôā we are done installing¬†Sony Bravia Engine 2 and xLoud on Xperia S,SL,AcroS,Ion,T . Please report back in case you are not able to install it, or don’t see Bravia Engine 2 on your device in display settings.

ERROR of 2 Bravia Engines installed at the same time ?

Did you get any error like both Bravia Engine 1 and Bavia Engine 2 are simultaneously showing up on your phone, Check below image.

ERROR of 2 Bravia Engines installed at the same time on Xperia S

Solution

If you are also facing an issue stated above, then please try this solution.

  • Go to build.prop file.¬†
  • Find these lines…These are for Bravia Engine 1

ro.service.swiqi.supported=true
persist.service.swiqi.enable=1

  • Remove the above mentioned lines from your build.prop file and check whether these below mentioned lines are present or not. Below lines are for Bravia Engine 2.

ro.service.swiqi2.supported=true
persist.service.swiqi2.enable=1

  • Reboot your device after removing codes for BE 1.¬†

Now check whether both Bravia Engines still there or not.

If it is still there, then proceed as

  • Now check if you have this code written 2 times in build.prop file. Delete one set of similar line from the build.prop file. Save it, Reboot device and Check again.

### Pimp my Rom : BRAVIA Engine 2 ro.service.swiqi2.supported=true persist.service.swiqi2.enable=1

### Pimp my Rom : BRAVIA Engine 2 ro.service.swiqi2.supported=true persist.service.swiqi2.enable=1

  • You may find Both Bravia Engine still, if yes then look for another code of BE 1. Delete this set of code also and now reboot for 3-5 times in a row. Now check if you still have both BE or not.

Bravia Engine 1 ro.service.swiqi.supported=true persist.service.swiqi.enable=1

After doing above mentioned steps, users have been able to use only Bravia Engine 2, let us know if it worked for you or not…

Now click some photos or view photos with and without Bravia Engine 2, do you see any difference, post your views.

Please comment back reporting your changelog, whether it worked or not…Post your photos with Bravia Engine 2 on and off…

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