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General how many are using live wallpapers

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by mach1man, May 4, 2010.

  1. mach1man

    mach1man Well-Known Member
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    So with live wallpapers and sense how many incredible owners are using them together?
    I'm using the Droid eye live wallpaper with sense.
     

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  2. brichi

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    I turned it off and use still wallpaper HOPING the battery life gets better
     
  3. macdaddybuff

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    I did this and turned of moblie/3g when not using 3g and it made my battery go from lasting 6 hrs to over 24 hrs.
     
  4. czm2000

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    Live wall papers are cool, but I'd rather have a little more pep and better battery life.
     
  5. esn

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    I use the live wallpapers all the time they are great. Not having any battery issues either.
     
  6. veccster

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    If you don't care about battery life, use them. I charge my phone at my every night when I go to sleep and while at my desk at work.

    No battery issues for me - because I charge it so much. Otherwise, I probably wouldn't make it 12 hours.

    Now if you'll excuse me, I need to go plug it back in!
     
  7. mach1man

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    I haven't really had any battery issues with mine. I turn my phone off every night and if I'm not playing games on my phone at work then I can get two days out of my phone. If you go into setting>about phone>battery> battery use that will tell you what % the live wallpaper is using. I try to find one that runs a low %.
     
  8. jazztalker

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    Where did you find that one?
     
  9. ikediggety

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    Yeah, i use them all the time. Running magic smoke right now. Battery life isn't great but is slowly improving.
     
  10. TrumpetMan

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    Love the water thing.

    Question, if you use your own photo as wallpaper can you have a different photo for each of the seven screens, or is it like live wallpaper where it's the same across each screen?
     
  11. jetsfan2010

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    I don't think so
     
  12. Incredibleguy

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    Considering my phone is usually black-screened while in standby, I don't use the live wallpapers. I wake up the phone, do what I need to do, then back to black-screen standby. The live wallapapers are fun though.
     
  13. 5thElement

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    Some of the live wallpapers are alittle too CPU intensive IMO like Galaxy. Magic Smoke runs great and looks cool especially since you can choose so many diff. colors and patterns. Other live wallpapers just make a mess of the screen and more difficult to view your icons or widgets like the Matrix or Aquarium.
     
  14. mach1man

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    I found the Droid eye in the market. I believe josh becks is the developer.
     
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  15. mach1man

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    Try nexus mod 2.0 its awesome. Has a nice black background while four colors shoot across the screen. I really like it.
     
  16. makewayhomer

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    how do I know if I am?
     
  17. 5thElement

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    Im not paying anyone for a wallpaper...
     
  18. mach1man

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    Your background will be interactive.
     
  19. necosino

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    I use the photo slideshow live wallpaper. That way you can have a whole collection of wallpapers and have them switch every so often. Never get bored of your wallpaper again :D

    Or, take your own photos and point it to your photo folder to have your own wallpapers.
     
  20. mach1man

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    There is a free version of it, it does work on our phones you just can't pick custom colors.
     
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  21. jamor

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    No live wallpapers. I'm 25 already.. Live wallpapers are for the teenagers mostly.

    Very vibrant coral reef picture with a turtle swimming though. Even better. Probably eats up battery just as much!
     
  22. 5thElement

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    oh ok thanks!
     
  23. mach1man

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    No problem. If you download it let me know what you think of it. I dig it.
     
  24. AG11

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    How do you do this?
     
  25. NiteRider

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    Seeds of life ftw...
     

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