Cyanogen teases upcoming CyanogenOS update with new boot animation

Cyanogen teases upcoming CyanogenOS update with new boot animation
Today, Team Cyanogen premiered CyanogenOS 12's new boot animation, which will be part of the version's upcoming stable version. It looks like the designers are going with the times, showcasing a clean, sleek animation centered around the project's logo. It mirrors the Android stock animation in its style, but the execution is quite different and the result definitely catches the eye! Check it out below.

According to the talent behind it, the animation "celebrates space, with minimal letterforms that don’t quite connect, giving the logo a sense of motion and a feeling of inherent energy.” Not that you'll be seeing this work of art very often, unless you compulsively reboot your Android device, but it's definitely a good start to every boot!

In addition to the new boot animation, Cyanogen will introduce Boxer as the default e-mail client, and there will be more teasers as Cyanogen 12 stable's release date nears. The first two devices that will be hooked up with the OS are the OnePlus One and the Yureka Yu.



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4 Comments

11. kaikuheadhunterz

Posts: 1157; Member since: Jul 18, 2013

Still gonna switch to Oxygen OS

13. rsivapradeep

Posts: 11; Member since: Dec 16, 2014

no cm12 is going to be awesome... lot of features...hope it will release soon... Snapdragon inside and cyanogen outside :)

14. lallolu

Posts: 733; Member since: Sep 18, 2012

The default email client is good enough. Why are they introducing a new one?

19. vijaysivakula

Posts: 229; Member since: Aug 17, 2011

I bought a Nexus 5 after getting rid of my Galaxy S2 just so that I could install custom ROMs and Cyanogenmod in particular. So far every time I installed CM I was never satisfied with the ROM, the battery life and performance in general. Had I known this was not such a great idea I would have bought a Sony Xperia Z2 that would at least give me great battery life and still great water safety with a fantastic screen. Never will I come back to a Nexus again.

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