Best of the Best! Ultimate custom Android home screen Battle Royale

Hi everyone and welcome to the Best of the Best edition of our "Amazing custom Android home screen" series! Over the last 10 weeks, we've received hundreds of beautiful home page layouts, and we did our best to sort out and display the finest entries for your viewing pleasure. 

You've elected 10 champions who will now battle for your vote one last time. After the virtual dust settles, we will find out who is the ultimate Android customizer among our readers! As this is the last post for our first season, the voting will close at 01:00 AM CDT on Tuesday (April 18), and we'll announce the results later that day. 

Before we begin, we need to give props to the last entrant who will join the elite club in the final competition. Our reader Scott managed to clinch the top spot for week 10 by netting nearly 27% of last week's vote. You can see the custom layout of his LG G6 displayed to the right.

With that, let's move on to the Grand Final! We've got 10 truly excellent custom Android masterpieces for you, so take a good look before you cast your vote. Let's go! 



1. libra89

Posts: 2297; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Ooh this is a hard one.

2. RebelwithoutaClue unregistered

I really like the simplicity/cleanliness, unity of colors and overall impression of number 4.

4. libra89

Posts: 2297; Member since: Apr 15, 2016



Posts: 322; Member since: Feb 28, 2014

5. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

It would be great if PA or the person who made these screens, provided instructions or at least list all the apps used to make the screens. The very first one, I would love to have that on my S8+ when I get it. In fact I would make a PayPal donation to that person for the "recipe".

8. sb311

Posts: 10; Member since: Aug 19, 2011

I am #10. I wish there was a way that I could PM you with how I did mine.

6. Sakeem

Posts: 862; Member since: Sep 05, 2012

One of the things I love about Android. The customization. Right now for me it's between 3,4, and 8.

7. markobarko

Posts: 176; Member since: Oct 09, 2016

And that's why I love Android.

9. Alter

Posts: 232; Member since: Mar 25, 2016

I really like the home screens of MINDoSOUL (#5) and Goran (#6) but I voted for Umbrielle (#1) after much consideration. Well done.

15. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

I like #5 too! Remind me of WP10 interface. Functional with a classic black and white that look good and save battery for phone with OLED screen.

10. Metropolis75

Posts: 197; Member since: Aug 28, 2012

I am Baby Groot!!! Sorry. With Guardians 2 coming out soon that just makes me laugh lol.

11. AndyYan

Posts: 84; Member since: Feb 10, 2014

Can't say I like any of em... Mostly because I have a different taste for wallpapers than people, and that I love AOSP icons. #1 would do for me if it has a cleaner wallpaper that does not disturb the dashboard content.

12. diggie32

Posts: 388; Member since: Apr 03, 2016

I'm too old and mature to customize anything. I like the "stockish" look and saves me time from endless time wasting tweaking.

13. chenski

Posts: 774; Member since: Mar 22, 2015

Number 3 for me, the coffee clock very creative

14. noscopenazar69

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 14, 2017

Does anyone have the link to get that Autumn tree wallpaper?

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