One of the best things about Android smartphones is the customization capabilities of your multiple homescreens whether you decide to root your smartphone or not. In fact, one of the most popular Android homescreen styles are a minimalistic design. If you’re after a clean and uncluttered look for your homescreen, here are some apps and widgets to play around with that will get you that look.
Must-have Android widgets for a minimalistic looking homescreen
Chargebar: A fully-customizable MIUI battery bar for any device on any ROM, and it’s free! ChargeBar is a highly-customizable, completely-free MIUI battery bar application for ANY Android device on ANY ROM, with or without root! Just pick a color, position, height and go!
Minimalistic text: Minimalistic Text is a widget app that displays information in a minimalistic way.
It can be configured to display time, date, battery and weather information. The layout of the widget is highly customizable through the layout editor.
WidgetSoid: Widgetsoid is the only app who has custom color for icons and indicator! User can customize his widgets and make amazing home screen.
Minimal Reader: If you want to stay up to date on news but don’t like the standard News & Weather widget as it is uncustomizable in terms of appearance, check out Minimal Reader. It also is the only news app with a pop-up function.
Metrostation Icons: While this isn’t a widget, it does allow you to make all your icons look uniform and also choose the color of your theme.
Do you have a minimalistic, uncluttered homescreen? If so, what Android widgets and apps do you use to accomplish that look? Sound off in the comments below.