One of the things that draws users to Android devices is the extensive customization you have at your fingertips. Unlike iOS, which follows a conformed style that can’t really be changed. There are apps out there which allow you to customize every aspect of your device.
This article will focus on icons, however you can customize and change wallpapers, themes, styles, fonts and much more. So if you want to breathe some new life into your Android without having to go out and buy a brand new device, take a look at the icon packs below and completely transform that shiny monster in your hand.
If you’re not satisfied with the 5 apps below then don’t worry. Google Play are currently (or at least at the time of writing this) offering tons of paid icon packs for free. Zero dollars. Zero cent. Completely free. So if you need some further customization then head over to the Play Store and what tickles your fancy.
Glim boasts over 1,500 icons with the free version, and each and every one of them are magnificent. The icons are vibrant and colorful but look incredibly professional, with a Google-esque style to them. This means you can keep a similar style to what you’re used to, but spruce it up and throw in some color.
Retrorika is next on our list. Now, this icon pack isn’t free, however don’t let that put you off purchasing it. The icons included are designed to perfection and offer a subtle blend of stunning icons with a retro feel to them. The slightly washed out colors weave effortlessly and produce over 3000 icons that would make any Android feel proud.
Not everyone enjoys colorful, vibrant icons and Min is the app for those people. The app offers simple icons that are rather small and very minimalist. Color-wise you’re limited to either black or white (or a variation of them for a monochrome style). Despite the minimalist nature of these icons, they are some of the best icons you can have to customize your Android, especially with a cleverly chosen wallpaper.
The retro 8-bit graphic style has made a huge comeback lately with many users loving the graphics in their games. To customize your device and take the 8-bit style one bit further, you can get this icon pack. It comprises of 8-bit icons that can bring a device to life and make it stand out. If you love a retro theme, you’ll love this 8-bit icon pack.
Lastly we have Audax. This icon pack features thousands of incredibly high-quality and HD icons that are perfectly uniform and colorful, and all rounded. The circular nature of the icons is really pleasing on the eye as the “block” style of traditional icons can be rather bland and boring. Transform your device and add some roundness to your Android.