I was jealous of my moms new Rezound and its red softkeys, and needed to replace my screen and battery cover anyway so I got the red battery cover and decided to make my softkeys red aswell. Its a pretty simple concept. Get some Testors Candy Apple Red translucent paint or its equivalent, spray a piece of cardboard with the paint, and use a broken Q tip to dab the paint onto the back of the screen in multiple layers (you'll see how thick I put it on) and let it dry. This is a spare digitizer I messed up, just to do the demo on)
and the results:
I'm going to paint the bezel red next, and maybe plasti-dip the whole thing as well.
I disabled the Soft Button LEDs. They were WAY too bright at night! Also, I have no need for them to be illuminated since I can already press each one blind-folded. Those red buttons do look pretty cool though. Don't all the current new phones have multi-color options in all their LEDs (The notification and soft button LEDs)? I know I've seen a bunch of apps that allow you to get in there and change the color of your notification LED/Soft Buttons so I assumed most new phones have it.
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