Get This Look: Google Grid

Get This Look: Google Grid

google_grid_get_this_look

We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts.

In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if you want to mimic the feel. Some of these are a little easier to create than others and many of them can be tweaked to no end. The following details are but the ingredients to which you can create your own delicious Android dish; your results will vary. Which is awesome!

If nothing else, this is a great way to discover new apps, widgets, icons, and more!

Google Grid by yihaomizhijia

WHY WE LOVE THIS LOOK:

We’re quite fond of this look because it changes the way we view our home screen. Simply put, we’re digging the “long” screen instead of separate panels or pages. Well, that and the manner in which icons look somewhat like widgets or Windows Phone tiles. The apps to the left side look great and provide quick access to the stuff we use most.

The top of the screen give us all the pertinent information we seek out, including battery life and notifications.

What you’ll need:

Check the archives for even more inspiration!

About author

AndroidGuys
AndroidGuys 4629 posts

Founded on November 5, 2007, we've enjoyed bringing you the latest in Android news and rumors. Updated daily, we strive to deliver reviews, opinions, and updates on all things related to Android.

You might also like

News and Rumors

Get This Look: Strip UI (icon pack)

Looking to refresh your Android up with a new app, widget, icon pack, or launcher? You’ve come to the right place; we love to help with that sort of thing.

Featured

Creating widgets with UCCW (Monday Makeover)

There is a plethora of apps out there that allow you to customize just about every single thing on your android smartphone without even rooting. That is why we have

Get This Look!

Install the new Material Design keyboard from Android L, root required

If you have a Nexus 5 or 7 you can install the Android L Developer Preview, but if you don’t have either of those devices or want to stay on

2 Comments

  1. Dan Rickman
    August 07, 22:53 Reply

    I was inspired by this tutorial, and amazed by the versatility of the SS launcher. Highly recommended!

Leave a Reply