How to Update Xperia Z to Android 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix V5.8 Custom ROM

It is good news for everyone that now you can update Xperia Z to the Andriod 7.1.2. It is happened just due to the ResurrectionRemix v5.8 custom firmware. This Nougat custom firmware provides a feature to modify your device. Resurrection Remix comes with new surprising features that are based on the Nougat 7.1.2. Resurrection Remix ROM has an incredible blend of customization, performance, power and brought very interesting features in your device. Old versions have tweaked mods, but in this version, you can use the latest mods by default. So go ahead, enjoy with this ROM and install into your device.

If you have an idea about custom ROMs, then it would not be difficult for you to install into your device. Initially, you need to install custom recovery in order to proceed further with the steps of installation. The most important part is to have a backup of your data prior to proceeding further. 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix ROM can only run on Xperia Z. After following simple few steps, you can enjoy this ROM on your devices. You need to make sure that every step is properly completed if you are installing it for the first time. You also have to look at the installed USB drivers of Sony Xperia Z. Now it is not far from your hand, just read and follow few instructions of the installation process. Here is the easiest method of installation.

How to Update Xperia Z to Android 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix V5.8 Custom ROM 1


This guide containing the Android 7.1.2 Nougat firmware is working only with the Sony Xperia Z. Don’t use this firmware for any other device or incorrect variant.


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  • Initially, the entire data of your device should have a backup. While installing 7.1.2 Resurrection all the data would be cleaned up just like a new phone.
  • Download and install the correct USB Drivers for your device on the PC.
  • The battery level of your phone must be at least about 70 to 80% to avoid unexpected shutdowns while installing the ROM.

Required Files:

Download Google Apps Package

Steps to Install 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix on Sony Xperia Z:

You would be able to update your Sony Xperia Z to Android 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix ROM by following simple steps of installation.

Step 1: – In the first step, you have to download 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix ROM on to your desktop.

Step 2: – Connect the Xperia Z USB memory to your desktop via USB cable.

Step 3: – In the next step just copy and paste the downloaded ROM Zip file to the root folder of the SD card on your phone.

Step 4: – Now, Turn OFF your Sony Xperia Z and remove the USB cable.

Step 5: – Turn ON the phone and boot it into the recovery mode by pressing and holding the Volume Down and Power keys at the same time.

Step 6: – In ClockworkMod Recovery, select the option of “wipe data/factory reset” using the power button.

Step 7: – In the next step, select the option of “wipe cache partition”

Step 8: – In ClockworkMod Recovery, choose the option of the advanced menu and select the option of “wipe Dalvik cache”.

Step 9: – After that go to the main recovery screen in order to select the option of “install zip from SD card”.

Step 10: – In the next step, select zip from SD card by using volume keys and navigate 7.1.2 ROM zip folder that you have already copied to the root folder of SD card. Now confirm the installation to proceed further.

Step 11: – After completing the installation process, reboot the phone by selecting the “reboot system now” from the main Recovery menu.

It might take 5 minutes to reboot your Sony Xperia Z after flashing a new ROM on your device. Now, it’s done! Your Sony Xperia Z turns into an installed Android 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix Nougat custom ROM.

Tell us in the comments area below if you have any issues or queries and we will try our best to help you as soon as possible.

Aamir Jamal

An Android Geek and audiophile who love to read and write reviews/tutorials about gadgets and new tech stuff. He has written 1007 guides and other posts.

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