Best Lock Screen Alternatives For Android Users

Android mobile phones enable you to personalize almost everything to suit each requirement and tastes. This has the lock screen also. Right now we will present you the best lock screen alternatives for Android users which give an impressive look and useful features which will have you receiving more out from device lock screen.

Lock Screen For Android

List Of Lock Screen Alternatives

Cover Lock Screen

This lock screen provides context based info to your Android lock screen, which means the perfect settings and content on the right time. It is like Google Now and works very similarly. By getting into your home workplace and address, the lock-screen will be aware of when to move between work and private mode. Based on the scenario, it displays related apps as a shortcuts. This is effective simply because the launcher is able to learn and adapts the specific usage patterns. Moreover to being can automatically swap between shortcuts and settings, the Cover also provides easy access to all the apps recently used by just swiping from top to bottom.

cover lock screen

Cover is the open beta stage and you can download this from Google Play Store free.

Start Lock Screen

On the list of most attractive lock screen alternatives from Google Play Store is the Start. This lock screen app gives easy access for any app, either through a ring menu to un-lock the screen or little tabs spread over the left or right sides of screen. By dragging each of them out, this provides the content into focus, for instance feed reader, galleries, Google Search or weather. Moreover the volume profile could be modified instantly by using slider.

Android lockscreen

The Start lock screen app also shows the date & time as well as the battery levels. A shortcut on top-right corner gives quick access to the settings enabling the user to modify its appearance and its functions at own will. Start can be downloaded for free from Play Store and moreover along with normal theme a new dark theme is  also available.

Ubuntu Lock Screen

There was some talks about the mobile OS from Ubuntu known as Ubuntu Touch, but it by no means caught on. If still you need a tiny touch of famous Ubuntu on your own smart phone, you may install this Ubuntu Lock screen. It offers a ring menu which will show notifications, and just by swiping down, you will see the date & time in addition to battery status.

Android lockscreen

Swiping to left provides shortcuts to the apps and this can be setup by the user on their own. On demand, a music player might be shown on lock screen, because the security options only are the password or PIN. So, when swiping to the right, the screen will stay unlocked.

Steven Mark

Steven Mark has been writing technology news stories for for the last 2 years. As a tech enthusiast, he has been writing consumer tech stories, rumours, covering news, Apps updates, unlocking and jailbreaking.

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