Sony is finally done with rolling first script of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update on Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet in Baltic and Nordic regions for the LTE variants. While many regions and HSPA+ variants of the device has not got the update yet, we are still waiting for the second script of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update to roll out quickly.
Meanwhile, if you have updated your Xperia Z2 D6503 on Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 firmware and looking for the root, then now a method to access root on 23.1.A.0.690 firmware is available.
Root on Xperia Z2 23.1.A.0.690 firmware
To get root on 23.1.A.0.690 firmware, you must have already custom recovery installed on your Xperia Z2 running Android 4.4 KitKat.
Below posted pre-rooted flashable zip of 23.1.A.0.690 firmware works on both locked and unlocked bootloader handsets. It doesn’t have any working recovery installed yet (firmware is from Baltic region). Make a backup of your data before proceeding.
To Download D6503_Customized BAL_1282-…XZDR2.8.3.zip
[ Copy paste the full link text given below in address bar ] https://mega.co.nz/#!RI93CZ6T!5wc4wWQpsur5iEuFuPjsUmGaXsfPwqibv64qfXK KDLw
Flashing Instruction: Flash the above zip file in recovery, wiping all data.
NOTE for D6502 users: All those D6502 users who have flashed above zip file, kindly flash the below-mentioned file which contains “d6502 working baseband”.
Flash this zip file just after you have flashed the above-posted ROM zip file.
It is found that image enhancement files are missing from the Xperia Z2 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop 23.1.A.0.690 firmware so X-Reality and Super Vivid Mode are not working, so in order to fix this problem, check out the fix given below.
Once Sony rolls Android 5.0.2 Lollipop on D6502, we will update the firmware ftf files.[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 Compact users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.
[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.
[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z2 users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.
[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z2 Tablet users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.
[ UPDATE ] Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact users, check the below post to update your phone on Android 5.0.2 update.
If you have already got the Lollipop update, let us know your views. Drop your comments below.