mic_888 · Aug 7, 2011 at 06:00 pm

BackLight Notifications Mod For Galaxy SII

Owners of the beast that is the Samsung Galaxy SII will be pleased to hear about the BLN mod by XDA forum member sicopat.

BackLight Notification will get the ‘menu’ and ‘back’ buttons to light up when you receive a new text, email, or missed call, which means you won’t need to unlock the screen to discover a notification.

The mod is compatible with every firmware/ROM based on Android 2.3.3 or 2.3.4, but not compatible with CM7 (kernel incompatibility).

BLN exists in two versions – the free version enables BLM on the GS2 which will work only with application supporting BLN e.g. GMail, GO SMS Pro etc.)

For further information and to download the free apk, head on over to the modification thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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