mic_888 · Sep 28, 2010 at 12:00 pm

SMS Notifier for Android

Although, there are various SMS popup type applications for Android, XDA forum member mapeapps (two developers) decided to write their own app since they couldn’t find a decent lightweight solution.

SMS Notifier, is an SMS and MMS Notifier which gives you an option for privacy settings (so that the body of the message and/or sender is hidden).

Other features include:

  • Shows number of unread messages in notification bar.
  • Adjustable level of privacy.
  • Customisable sound, vibration and LED notifications.
  • Possibility to change the icon in the notification bar.
  • On screen preview of new incoming messages.
  • Notification reminder system.
  • Quiet hours feature.
  • Designed for low battery consumption.

To try out the SMS Notifier, head on over to the application thread.  The app is available to download free in the Market.


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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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