Ben Elliott · Sep 7, 2011 at 09:01 am

Fix Developed for Jaggy Sensation Navbar

It’s hard to deny that the HTC Sensation is a good looking device: HTC’s instantly recognisable taste in hardware styling combined with a revamped Sense interface running on a qHD resolution, 4.3″ screen really make for a treat to the eyes. Yet, in some places the device doesn’t seem as aesthetically polished as you might expect.

XDA member and Sensation owner binarybulge was disappointed to find that the navigation bar running along the bottom of the Sense homescreen just wasn’t up to scratch for the phone’s high-res display, with incongruously jaggy lines and a lack of transparency. To fix this, the developer replaced the stock Sense skins with a customised, fixed and obviously much better looking navigation bar graphic.

If you’ve also noticed the problem and would like a way around it, hit up the development thread for more information and download links.


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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.
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