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Today we are going to leave you some tips so you can get the best customization on your Android, in the purest “black” style. This is all you have to do to take a walk on the dark side, your smartphone will never be the same again.

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Activate dark mode

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As we have said, the latest version of Android includes a dark modeTherefore, all updated devices, regardless of the manufacturer, have the option to apply it. All you have to do is go to the settings of your smartphone and look for the option to themes, customization or similar. Activating it is the first step, so that the menus of the native applications and other elements such as the quick settings change their tone.

Install Nova Launcher and change the icons

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Time passes and I still can't find a launcher that makes me feel more comfortable. Nova Launcher is an essential step in most customizations, since offers a wide variety of configuration options. Its Prime version is a good idea, a single payment and you can access more content on any of your devices.

It comes standard with a dark mode, but the most important thing is that it will give you the ability to modify application icons. In this way, we will take our customization to the style one level further "Black".

In the Google application store you will find different icon packs with black as the protagonist. We selected Zwart Black Icon Pack because it has a great variety of attractive and minimalist icons. However, they can be difficult to see with a dark background, so you also have Monoic Icon Pack, with white icons that will look great.

Complete with a wallpaper

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To complete this customization the best thing you can do is find a good wallpaper. You have the possibility to take a look at our selection of funds, or download an application like Black Wallpapers, which offers a whole gallery of images with black as the main attraction. They will look really good in AMOLED screens, in which very dark and deep tones are achieved.

If you have followed all the steps, you have already blacked everything you could on your smartphone. Menus, app drawer, icons and wallpaper. Now you can get all the juice out of the AMOLED screen of your device.