Ben Elliott · Sep 20, 2010 at 06:00 am

EnergyROM-Themed HTC Startup Animation

Since expanding his ROM kitchen to cater for other devices, XDA moderator NRGZ28’s releases have become some of the most highly anticipated in the Windows Mobile forums. His trademark blue-grey colour scheme has inspired icon sets, wallpapers, and many other modifications alike but more recently, XDA member doug3673‘s take on HTC’s ‘YOU’ advertising campaign (for the purpose of creating an alternative boot animation) has incorporated screenshot’s from NRGZ28’s more recent ROMs.

The four-second long animation uses the familiar ‘YOU’ graphic seen on many billboards that advertise HTC phones within the last few months. The HTC Touch Pro2 is the device featured on the animation.

You can try the boot animation out by downloading and installing the .cab found in the project’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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