Enable Quick Charge 2.0 on Xperia Z2 & Install Resurrection Remix ROM


Enable Quick Charge 2.0 on Xperia Z2 & Install Resurrection Remix ROM : Sony Xperia Z2 is the third Sony flagship under the Z series, despite the name suggesting otherwise. It was released way back in 2014. The device still continues to get some amazing third-party developer support.

Obviously, Quick Charge 2.0 wasn’t brought to the Xperia Z2 by Qualcomm. This is the work of XDA Senior Member V4LKyR. He has managed to achieve this using the HVDCP module from the stock .291 firmware by Sony. You will need to be running an Android 8.1 based custom ROM on your Xperia Z2 though. The developer has only tested this to be working with Official Resurrection Remix Oreo for Xperia Z2.

What’s new in Android Oreo?

Android 8.0 Oreo is the latest released sweet from Google. It is the latest iteration of Android OS after the release of Android 7.0 Nougat. Android Oreo comes with features such as

  • Notifications Channels
  • Picture In A Picture
  • Multi-Display Support
  • Keyboard Navigation
  • Background Limits
  • New Wi-Fi Features
  • Better Icons
  • Autofill


  • Xperia Z2 with bootloader unlocked.
  • You must have adb and fastboot installed on your computer.
  • Phone should be on Stock ROM
  • You must have adb and fastboot installed on your computer.
  • Charge your phone at-least up to 50% before any installations.
  • You can also take your installed apps backup with the help of Titanium Backup

Before doing the methods, I just want to warn you that , if you don’t read the steps and do something wrong can brick your device. So be careful I’m not responsible for any damage.

About ROM

Status Stable
Android version 8.1.0
GAPPS ARM>8.1>Full
Credit RR Team and  V4LKyR

How to Install Resurrection Remix on Xperia Z2 Oreo Rom (Android 8.1)

(Full Guide) How to Install a Custom ROM using TWRP Recovery

  1. Connect your device to the PC with a USB cable and launch adb.
  2. Reboot your Xperia Z2 in fastboot mode.
    • Power it off.
    • Press and hold Volume down button and power it on by pressing the Power button.
  3. Flash the boot.img from the ROM using the following command.
    fastboot flash boot boot.img
  4. Now flash TWRP with the following command.
    fastboot flash recovery twrp.img

    Replace twrp.img with the original file name of the TWRP image.

  5. Disconnect and then reboot your Xperia Z2 into TWRP recovery.
  6. Take Nandroid Backup of your current Rom via custom Recovery before installing any ROM.
  7. Download the ROM zip and Gapps from below and save it on your device.
  8. Now Boot your device into Recovery mode.
  9. Do a Wipe>Wipe cache, Dalvik cache and data.
  10. Now, Go to Install and locate the ROM zip file select to Install the ROM file.
  11. After the process completes, Install Gapps zip
  12. Similarly, flash the baseband patch if you’re using the D6502 variant. If you’ve chosen to flash the Nano GApps package, you’ll also need to flash the Face Unlock fix
  13. Finally, wipe cache & Dalvik cache again and Reboot your device.

The first-time Reboot will take 5-10 minutes to boot, don’t interrupt the process.

Enable Quick charge 2.0 on Xperia Z2

  1. Download the Quick Charge zip linked in the downloads section below and extract it. Transfer the zip file to your phone and keep the extracted contents on your computer.
  2. You’ll find a boot.img file inside /customize/aroma_0/Project_rr_qc/Type_custom_Loc_+dev+block+platform+msm_sdcc.1+by-name+boot_Perm_–/Group_kernel/
  3. Flash the boot.img file similarly using fastboot as you did earlier while flashing the ROM.
  4. Reboot your device into TWRP again and then flash the downloaded Quick Charge zip file.
  5. Reboot.

Want to Root this device ? Follow this guide How to Root Android using TWRP Recovery + SuperSU


TWRP 3.2.1-1

Quick Charge zip

Resurrection Remix ROM

Android Oreo GAPPS