How to Customize Your Android Phone Exactly How You Like It

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As you have an Android smartphone apps which is capable of so many activities, customizing the phone gives it an even smarter look. If you are willing, you can make it look the way you want it. Here are few ways to enhance the look and feel of your phone to a more attractive interface.

Have a live wallpaper

Wallpapers enhance the look of the phone, and most phones have a static wallpaper but if you want you can make it a dynamic one with live wallpaper too. Although there are a few drawbacks of a live wallpaper like too much of consumption of battery and bogging down of the phone’s software, they really look attractive. Downloading a live wallpaper is easy as all you have to do is to go to the Google Play store and search for live wallpapers. There are numerous live wallpapers on the play store that you need to download, and the best practice to choose a wallpaper is to choose one that is not too animated.

Use attractive text format

Few supercharged Android texting apps allow you to use texts with backgrounds, colors or even with LED notification lights. Although Android texting app is there, that is not enough to make your text attractive. The texting apps do not modify the Android texting apps but they are altogether separate systems, and so the best practice is to turn off your phone’s default texting app’s notification.

Use attractive widgets on home screen

Widgets provide useful information, and most of the default ones are unattractive. Widgets that are both practical and nifty which adds a classy look to your home screen can be downloaded from the play store. You can get widgets for turning on or off the Bluetooth, Wi-Fi or any other system on the phone. There are other widgets also that monitors the battery life of the phone, operates the flashlight, or even includes the switches for auto-rotate, or for silent or vibration mode.

Replace your keyboard

If you want to replace the existing keyboard of your phone, you can comfortably install another one. There are numerous third-party keyboards available on Google Play including the SwiftKey and Swype which are top rated. While installing a new keyboard, don’t forget to customize the autocorrect settings which will help you to use the new keyboard comfortably and without any awkward interactions.

Replace the home screen with a launcher

If you want your phone’s interface or the home screen to be more attractive, there is an option to do that as well. All you need to do is to download and install a third-party Android Launcher that cleans your phone’s interface to give it a refreshing new look. With the new launcher, you would also get newer features like resizing icons, personalized gesture controls, and can comfortably change the color scheme of the phone too.