One of our absolute favorite things about Android is the fact that you can bend and tweak the platform to your needs. Sure, there’s rooting and modding for deep level personalization, but that stuff does not always concern the everyman user. Some of just like to change the home screen around a bit and create a new user experience.
There’s a wonderful website that we’ve long appreciated called MyColorScreen which aims to shed light on all the great ways you can modify your home screens. To that end, we’ve created a series of posts on AndroidGuys where we will highlight an occasional design and its accompanying apps. In a nutshell we will show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if you want to mimic the feel. Please note that the following details are but the ingredients to which you can create your own delicious Android dish – results will vary.
A revised version of XUI by Arrioch with the Analog clock from PIEui
What you’ll need
- SiMi Folder Widget (FREE)
- Ultimate Custom Widget (UCCW) (FREE)
- MetroStation Icon Pack (FREE)
- Minimalistic Text (FREE)
- Blue: 00B1DC
- Green: 7FEC4D
- Pink/red: F04C6A
- Yellow: FCBA05 or FCDA2B