Put the Sense 3.0 lockscreen on your HTC EVO 4G

Put the Sense 3.0 lockscreen on your HTC EVO 4G
Owners of the HTC EVO 4G might feel a little envious since their device is loaded with Sense 2.1 and the upcoming HTC EVO 3G will launch with Sense 3.0. It might reduce the hue of green that EVO 4G owners have been wearing by downloading the Sense 3.0 lockscreen on their handset.

To be able to install the Sense 3.0 lockscreen, you need a rooted EVO 4G with a Sense 2.1 based Gingerbread ROM. Download and install the .apk file, turn off and then on your device and you should have the new lockscreen up and ready to use. And speaking of using the new screen, it features a round semi-transparent ring that you move up to unlock the phone.

The new lockscreen features music app controls and a alarm snooze/dismiss button. It should be pointed out that the applications shortcuts are not working. When it is up and running, the plan is for the user to drag the ring to a shortcut which will instantly launch the app.

source: XDADevelopers


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EVO 4G
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S1, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Battery 1500 mAh(6.00h talk time)

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11 Comments

1. phbelov

Posts: 124; Member since: Mar 25, 2011

Cool.

2. skymitch89

Posts: 1452; Member since: Nov 05, 2010

Cool, just want the newest Sense on the Evo Shift if and when Gingerbread comes to it.

4. Mario unregistered

It will not get the newest sense. Hardware is not built for the OS. It will only get 2.1

3. AndroidTroll

Posts: 359; Member since: Mar 05, 2011

Actually, I'm pretty sure the Evo is still on sense 1.0. The Inspire, Desire HD, and TBolt are on sense 2.1. Evo needs some love but it prob won't get it until after Evo 3D comes out.

5. Mario unregistered

DHD, TBolt are on 2.0, desire s, incredible s are on 2.1

6. ILikeBubbles

Posts: 525; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

oooooohhhhhhh this is sexy! sleek, elegant, and minimalistic. too bad i'm still on the Eris. can't you theme lock screens though?

7. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

I would try it but I just can't pass up CM7 on my EVO... Gesture lock screen is just too advanced for any phone out there right now. I mean what kind of person in their right mind would be able to unlock my phone with my personal gesture lock?

8. ZayZay

Posts: 571; Member since: Feb 26, 2011

CM7 is lame. I couldn't stand how bland it was and how much it looks like Samsung and Kyocera UI's. Sense is the best.

9. stuntz

Posts: 178; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

its based of AOSP how is that lame? Its almost pure android, but with CM7 settings there is so much more you can customize.

10. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

Don't worry about him, he's usually the type of flasher that just flashes a rom and sees what free stuff the rom has to offer. Doubt he even checks the internals or anything. Funny part is most sense roms nowadays are removing all of sense and are just staying on it because of the internal coding.

12. luis_lopez_351

Posts: 951; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

This just shows how desperate people get to have HTC Sense :)

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