How to Flash Sony Xperia Stock Rom using FlashTool

How to Flash Sony Xperia Stock Rom using FlashTool

These are the instructions to flash Sony Xperia Stock Rom (ftf firmware) using the Xperia Flash Tool on Windows Computer.

Requirements: Your Xperia device should have at least 30-40 percent of phone battery to perform the flashing process.

Flash Sony Xperia Stock Rom using FlashTool

  • Download and install Sony Xperia Driver on your computer. If in case Sony Xperia driver is already installed on your computer then SKIP this step.

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  • Download and extract Sony Xperia Firmware on your computer. After extracting you will be able to see the similar file (with .ftf extension):

xperia firmware file

  •  Download and install Sony Xperia Flashtool on your computer (if you have already had the FlashTool, then there is no need to download it again).

Xperia Flashtool Install

  • Once Sony Xperia Flashtool is installed, Open it from C: Drive > Flashtool.

flashtool open

  •  Once Sony Xperia Flashtool is launched, you will be able to see the following screen:

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  • Now, click on the Flash Button.

sony mobile flasher flash button

  • Now, you will be able to see the Bootmode Chooser menu. Select Flashboot option and click on OK button.

sony mobile flasher flashmode

  • Now, load the downloaded Xperia firmware (.ftf) in the flash tool. By clicking on the LoadButton.

sony mobile flasher locate

sony mobile flasher firmware select

Now, Select the loaded Firmware.

select firmware xperia flashtool

  • Now, Click on the Flash button to begin the flashing process.

sony mobile flasher start flash

  • Now, Power off your Xperia Device.
  • Now, Press and Hold Volume Down button and connect the device to the computer using the USB cable.

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  • Once the device is successfully connected to the computer then you will be able to see the added message in Xperia Flashtool.
  • Now, flashing will begin and will take 5-10 minutes to complete.
  • Once flashing process is completed, disconnect your device from the computer and Turn it On.

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