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SFOS2 on XA2 possible? [answered]

asked 2018-04-24 21:56:02 +0200

drohhyn gravatar image

Hallo, I've bought an Xperia XA2 some days ago and I want to try Sailfish OS even before the official release of SFOS3 in 2018-Q3. Is it possible to install SFOS2 on my XA2 already? And if it is, is there any instruction available?

Bonus question: I have a pending refund for the tablet - will it be usable for a licence similar to Sailfish X, maybe even the same?

Thanks in advance! drohhyn

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answered 2018-04-25 17:07:42 +0200

molan gravatar image

No it's not possible yet to install Sailfish OS on the Xperia XA2 - so you probably will have to wait for the official release. With the appropriate knowledge it's of course possible to create your own port, following the HADK guide:

If helpful, here's a link to a list of all available Sailfish OS community ports:

There are no details available about the purchasing methods for the XA2 image. I assume it will be similar to how it was with the Xperia X image.

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answered 2018-04-24 22:43:07 +0200

Levone1 gravatar image

See first answer here - I havr seen speculation about other devices besides X being officially added at some point, but not sure how real that is, or when anyone thinks might be... Don't know anyanything about X licenses.

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Sorry if answer is no good - maybe I'm missing something. I can edit or remove if inappropriate. ..

Levone1 ( 2018-04-25 02:18:34 +0200 )edit

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