Sony has become a famous brand with a pocket digital camera product range with different variants of megapixels and it continues in the world of android mobile phones. This looks so serious Sony puts the camera in various production lines Xperia phone.
However, not all Xperia phones has the same features with each other, like the Sony Xperia Ray that lack fast photo capture and smooth HD video recording with high quality stereo sound. But it is a history now since the camera mod Xperia Ray along with those lack feature has been available. It happens after one of xda member forum has taken camera ICS for Xperia Arc than modified it to fit for the Xperia Ray with added some improvements during the process. But unfortunately it is only for Ice Cream Sandwich since it has been tested and confirmed fully working on the official 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ROM of Xperia Ray.
This is very interesting to take one of good feature from others Xperia phone than put it on others Xperia phone to make adjustments to match the objectives android phone. Hopefully one of developers out there put this kind of camera feature to old phone such as Xperia X10 since it has 8 mega pixels of camera but not sure with others ability to make the Xperia X10 comes with fast capture, better sound, and smoother video.
Surely, all of those dream features are not come from official ROM or through an update process. It most probably happens through customized ROM or just a mod ZIP file than can be flashed from custom recovery such as x-recovery or CWM recovery.
Back to Xperia Ray camera mod with fast capture, better sound, and smoother video. The mod comes through ZIP flushable file than you can install it from a custom recovery. Referring to the original development page, the camera mod working on official ICS 4.0.4 and based stock ROM ICS 4.0.4. So, please ensure your phone running with those requirements to get your camera working flawlessly with new features. Than please turn off image stabilizer in setting camera once you flash the camera mod for smooth HD video recording.
You can download the camera mod for Xperia ray for fast capture, improve sound, and smooth HD video recording from download link. Also please clear data camera in Setting > Applications > All once the installation camera mod successfully.
Hopefully you enjoy the new feature of Xperia ray camera than you can extend your creativity after improve camera performance Sony Xperia Ray.