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Talking Multi color keyboard mod

27th April 2014, 06:12 AM |#1  
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Hey guys so lately ive seen the roms for this phone been fading away with no support on the horizon it looks like. so i wanted to do something more appealing and attractive to my phone. ive modded my phone to have multi color keys.. i think it looks awesome.. let me know what you guys think. Maybe i will tell my secret.
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27th April 2014, 12:48 PM |#2  
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Hey guys so lately ive seen the roms for this phone been fading away with no support on the horizon it looks like. so i wanted to do something more appealing and attractive to my phone. ive modded my phone to have multi color keys.. i think it looks awesome.. let me know what you guys think. Maybe i will tell my secret.

That's so dang cool! I assume this is achieved by hardware modification? (I'd like to be wrong)
27th April 2014, 04:32 PM |#3  
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That's so dang cool! I assume this is achieved by hardware modification? (I'd like to be wrong)

I'm thinking magic markers. lol.
27th April 2014, 05:20 PM |#4  
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That's so dang cool! I assume this is achieved by hardware modification? (I'd like to be wrong)

yes it was a hardware mod.. i dont think you can change the phone led colors i might be wrong
27th April 2014, 05:21 PM |#5  
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I'm thinking magic markers. lol.

no magic markers lol.. simple post it paper ha
28th April 2014, 12:47 AM |#6  
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no magic markers lol.. simple post it paper ha

So, basically you put colored papers between keyboard light layer and the actual keys?

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28th April 2014, 02:44 AM |#7  
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Wow..It's awesome! Share us how you did it.
28th April 2014, 11:24 AM |#8  
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Wow..It's awesome! Share us how you did it.

ooooh nooo....it looks too much "chinese"
28th April 2014, 11:29 AM |#9  
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ooooh nooo....it looks too much "chinese"


Lol...I think it looks like a neon colors combination. Really eye-catching. Any guides will be great.


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28th April 2014, 03:35 PM |#10  
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Lol...I think it looks like a neon colors combination. Really eye-catching. Any guides will be great.


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ill be making a guide soon..for the time being you can check out v2 of my mod. i think its way better then the first attempt
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