HTC Sense Home 8 comes out in open beta




HTC has released a beta version of its own launcher for Android released that is compatible with all Android 4.4 phones and higher. HTC Sense Home 8 is thus no longer available exclusively for 10 HTC devices.

To install the open beta, users who already had the closed beta, the first de-install. Then 8.01.788149 version can be installed. Also require users of the closed beta HTC feedback tool to uninstall because it is no longer functional.

The skin functions as Android 4.4, but in order to use all options must be installed at least Android 5.1. In order to participate in the beta program should at the end of the Play Store page, join beta ‘ clicked be.

By offering the launcher skin from the Play Store, doing software updates easier for HTC. The new skin is composed of freestyle layouts or free layout where apps, widgets and stickers can be placed.

The version with free layout works with stickers which are free to move about the screen. By shortcuts to add stickers and labels even omitting the homescreen seems to have no shortcuts.

HTC Sense interface to other Android devices would bring the end of June that was known from an e-mail to participants of the beta program.


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