Sony Xperia Devices are gaining much popularity all over the world. After the launch of Sony Xperia Z2, many of us must have gone crazy at the specs of the phone and the wonderful features it did offered – ranging from Water proof capability to Smart Social Camera to click wonderful pics on the go.
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Not wasting your precious time any more let us come to our main agenda that would be discussed throughout this article – ” Porting Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera for all Android phones (4.1 +) ”
Yes this is true, Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera is now available for any Android mobile irrespective of the chipset or the processor but must have Android Version 4.1 or above.
Our package of Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera for all Android Phones consists of :
• Latest Xperia Smart Social Camera with ADD-ONS!
• AR Effect
• AR Effect for Line
• Background Defocus
• Wikitude Places
Requirements before proceeding with the guide to Install Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera on your android phone :
- Your Phone must be rooted. If your phone is not rooted then read : Root any Android Smartphone using Framaroot and then proceed.
- You must have CWM or nay other Custom recovery installed on your Android Phone. This will be used to flash the Smart Social Camera Zip.
- Download Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera from Link 1(Mega) or Link 2(Google Drive Mirror) either to PC or directly to your phone.
Credits: Thanks to XDA Vipuldj who has wonderfully ported this Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera for all Android Phones (4.1 +) and other devs who have helped him. Robamacaf for the themes in AR effects. Somesh Chaudhary (Myself) for testing it on Sony Xperia C (Stock Camera stops working) and Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2.
Note: Do not forget to take complete backup of the samrt phone using CWM or TWRP recovery. This will be helpful in case you want to revert back to normal camera. Another way to take backup can be followed from our earlier post- Take CWM backup without Custom recovery.
List of devices that are tested for Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera :
- Sony Xperia C
- Lava Iris 405 with 4.1.2 JB and 4.2.2 JB
- Micromax A110 with 4.1.x and 4.2.2 JB
- GiONEE P3 with 4.2.2 JB
- Galaxy S3
- Nexus 5
- Lg Optimus G
- GiONEE M2
- LG G2
- Xiaomi NOTE
- Galaxy S4 with Stock TouchWiz ROM
- The phone which you are using 😉
Procedure to Install Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera on Android Phone :
- First of all paste the downloaded Xperia Z2 Smart Socail Camera.zip to SD card of the phone.
- Now reboot your phone to recovery.
- Take backup before proceeding in order to be on the safe side.
- Now first Wipe System Cache.
- Then Wipe Dalvik Cache from Advanced option.
- Now flash Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera.zip by selecting Install Zip >> Install Zip from SD Card.
- Wait until the whole process of flashing completes.
- Restart the phone and do not get panic if it takes time to reboot as you might get Android is upgrading pop up on the screen.
- Thats it you have now successfully installed Social smart Camera on your android phone.
Bonus : Here are the other themes for the AR app:
Install just like any other APK and then they will show up in your Sony AR App.
Few Clicks of the Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera! :
Update: If your motionshot do not work, then read our previous article about : Motion Shot ported to all android phones.
I have also made Video tutorial to Install Xperia Z2 Smart Social Camera on Samsung Galxy S duos 2. If still you are struck anywhere, then feel free to comment. I will be at your service.
Video Tutorial : (For Installation Will be available soon )
Video Tutorial (Demo Video of Port)
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