Ben Elliott · Jun 9, 2010 at 12:27 pm

Electro Icon Set for Windows Mobile

Some users complain when new icon sets are released as a lot of them seem to share similar aesthetics – it’s not hard to find square and glossy icons for your device, and while this is definitely not a bad thing, this style isn’t appealing to everyone’s taste.

The same can’t be said for XDA member popdog54‘s “shocking” new Electro icon set. In addition to the more traditional square buttons, popdog54 has also created the bright and colourful icons within a circular border. This, when paired with the fork of electricity which flows through the background of each of the icons, gives this set quite an original look.

In order to make them as customisable as possible, the developer has created six separate versions of the set, each with a different background colour. You can pick from a selection of blue, cyan, green, purple, red and yellow backgrounds for the icons of your favourite applications.

You can find more information in  the icon’s thread.


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ben_duder is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Hi! My name's Ben, and I'm proud to be one of the news writers at xda-developers. I live near London and have spent the last ten years wasting all the money I get my hands on on new gadgets with which to fulfil my technolust. I first got into HTC phones when I found a Lobster 700TV (the HTC Monet) at a very good price, and I'm ashamed to say that I couldn't have cared less about what operating system the phone was running as long as I could watch The Simpsons on the bus. As fellow Monet owners might know, the 'TV' part of the phone's alternate title was somewhat deceiving and was completely abandoned by the service providers in England. However, by then I had already fallen in love with the freedom Windows Mobile had given me. After the Monet came a Universal, with a Touch Pro following that. I've just bought a G1 (yeah, I know, get with the times!) because I'm really interested in Android as a budding operating system and don't think I could ever cope with a 'dumbphone' now that I know what's on offer. Although I haven't contributed much to the site in terms of programming or cooking help, I hope that I can give a bit back by letting you guys know what's new through my articles. If you have any questions, suggestions or complaints about those articles, feel free to get in touch with me via PM using the URL above. View ben_duder's posts and articles here.
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