If you want to update your phone then learn here how to install android 4.2.3 jelly bean on sony ericsson xperia mini pro sk17i
Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro sk17i does not support the Android version of 4.2.3 Jelly Bean from Google. The lovers of this Android phone eagerly await the update being released. Though the users of Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro sk17i know that the official update can be coming sooner, they cannot wait to make the most out of the Android features of the phone. Android Jelly Bean 4.2.3 can be updated in the Sony Xperia Mini Pro sk17i by installing Cyanogen Mod, which is popularly known as CM to your system.
The Cyanogen Mod Android 4.2.3. Jelly Bean offers a great exhilaration to the users of Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro Mini sk17i want to enjoy the features of Android phones. In fact, this is the only unauthorized firmware for Android phones that is widely appreciated and acknowledged. Also, you can see that the all the new phones are able to use this firmware because they are increasing their capability. This firmware makes it easy for the users to existing in the environment of Android Jelly Bean.
Why you should install Cyanogen Mod?
You will be able to get access to the entire internal memory of your phone
The performance of the Android device is enhanced with the installation of Cyanogen Mod. The speed of the phone is also increased
It is not possible to uninstall any default app, but when you install the CM you will be able to remove the irksome apps
The battery backup of the Android devices is increased.
The visual experience of the Android device is also enhanced.
This tutorial is offered to know how to install Android 4.2.3 Jelly Bean on Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro sk17i. When you want to try this installation for other phones, you will end up with the unwanted results. The official warranty of the device gets canceled with the Android device and if anything happens to the Android device, the user holds the complete responsibility.
For installing Cyanogen Mod, the battery must be charged at least 75 to 85%.
Do not forget to create a backup of all the necessary things, like the SMS, call logs, contacts, audios and images
Android boot loader must be unlocked.
All the firewall, antivirus, and other security suites should be disabled from the computer and the Android device.
The USB debugging icon on the phone should be disabled.
Java SDK and the Android SDK should be installed on the phone, and first install Java SDk, followed by Android SDK.
Step by step instructions is here-
Start with disconnecting the memory card from your phone and then use an SD card reader to connect it to the computer. Do not use the USB cables, as the CM does not work with it. In the case of no memory card connect the phone with the USB cables.
Download Android 4.2.3 Jelly Bean ROM for Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro sk17i.
Copy it to the SD card, by creating a folder called root, and do not open or run this, but just save it there.
Remove the memory card, shut down the phone and then put it back again to the computer.
Go to the recovery mode. Use the Down Volume, Home, and the Power buttons at the same time for this.
Choose the options Wipe Data and Wipe Cache Partition to clear data and cache partition from the phone.
Go to the Advanced Settings and choose Wipe Dalvik Cache option.
Install zip from the SD card, and then choose the option Choose zip from SD card.
Go back to the main menu and reboot the phone.
Congratulations your task is now complete!