StatusBar+ Brings Windows Phone 7 Style Status Bar to Android

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By Jason Fitzpatrick on September 13th, 2011

Android: If you’re a fan of the status bar in WP7 but not in a hurry to get an actual WP7 phone, StatusBar+ brings a WP7 style status bar to Android.

StatusBar+ doesn’t require a rooted phone, works in both landscape and portrait mode, and completely replaces your old status bar with a new WP7 status bar. The Lite version is free but lacks the more advanced customization options. The $1.30 premium version includes customization features like changing the status bar color, toggling drop down menus, enabling StatusBar+ on boot, and more.

Hit up the link below to grab a copy of the Lite version to take it for a test drive. StatusBar+ is Android only, no root required.

StatusBar+ Lite [via Addictive Tips]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 09/13/11
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