Samsung Galaxy Tab — Can I put a Sony firmware on a rooted Samsung Tablet?

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Oct 28, 2016, 2:03:10 AM via Website

A newbie in rooting.

I am a Sony fan, I have a couple Sony tabs, Z4 and Z3, but but I am running out of internal storage on my Sony Z3 Tab. I have now Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.

Not too crazy about the TouchWizz and the Samsung system. If I were to root my Samsung Tablet, can I then put Sony firmware on it?



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Oct 28, 2016, 9:54:53 AM via Website

Hey Obelicia, welcome to AndroidPIT! :)

No, you will not be able to flash the Sony firmware on a Samsung device, there's simply no way.

You can look around at if anyone ported a Sony firmware for your device, but I doubt there is any available.

Zubair AhmadObelicia

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Oct 28, 2016, 3:44:53 PM via Website

Thanks for the tip. Will check there.

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Oct 31, 2016, 8:30:58 AM via Website

you can find a custom rom with sony launcher and other sony apps, just try to google or check on xda-dev


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Nov 2, 2016, 11:45:30 PM via Website

No. If you updated your z4 tablet to 6.0.1 you are no longer allowed to send apps to sd card.
But there is an unofficial way to unlock this. Search online how to use sd card as storage on xperia