Although Sony hasn’t shared a detailed roadmap for its Android 7.0 Nougat update, but we’ve good belief that the company will be releasing Android 7.0 Nougat officially for the Xperia M5.
But still, waiting for the official Nougat update to arrive on our device could be too much of wait. Thankfully, our folks over at xda have already released an unofficial Android Nougat ROM based on Android 7.0 Nougat AOSP sources.
Since this is an alpha release ROM, it might not be suitable for every day usage. Check all details about the ROM below, and if you wish to test drive the Nougat ROM on your device, go ahead and download/flash it to your device.
Xperia M5 Android 7.0 Nougat ROM Build Details
- Developer: TRXteam
- Build status: Unofficial, test build
- Supported models: Sony Xperia M5
- Original development page: XDA link
Note: Known issues & bugs list not available yet.
Xperia M5 Nougat ROM Download
For help installing the ROM on your device, follow our detailed step-by-step guide for installing a custom ROM though a custom recovery like TWRP:
Download Android 7.0 Nougat Gapps
Since this is an AOSP based ROM, you’re require to flash/install a Nougat supported Gapps package separately via recovery to get Google services like Play store and others back on your device.