Perform the following functions directly on your lock screen:
– Custom unlock: Secure your phone with a PIN or pattern code. Fingerprint unlock is available on hardware-enabled devices. Smart lock based on location (home and / or work).
– Notifications: View missed calls, text messages and message notifications from apps like Facebook, Gmail and WhatsApp.
– People: Easily call or read your favorite contacts from the lock screen.
– Apps: Launch your favorite apps with our built-in app launcher.
– Tools: Access to camera, flashlight, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and much more.
– Weather: Check local weather with automatic updates.
– Calendar: View your upcoming events, complete with time and location. Get summaries for the meetings you have today and tomorrow.
– Listener: Control your favorite songs and playlists. It then supports the most popular music apps like Spotify, Audible and Pandora.
– Wallpapers: Choose from your own images or our photo gallery. Select the Bing wallpaper of the day to get a new image every day on your screen.
Next Lock Screen is available worldwide and supports English, Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese.
Throat.com: “Microsoft updated its next lock screen application for Android this weekend, replacing a personalized lock screen that lets you see your calendar, missed calls, emails and text messages at a glance and then unlock your device. Looks really sweet. “
AndroidPit: “The new philosophy of going cross-platform and cross-OS with Microsoft’s software has been paying dividends, and the next lock screen is another fine example of Microsoft’s intelligent design that complements the Android ecosystem.”
Android Guys: “The Next Lock Screen does a great job of adding productivity to your lock screen. It’s an app that should be at the top of the list for those who want more functionality.”
LifeHacker: “It then puts important information like your incoming meetings, missed calls and text messages on your lock screen for instant access. You can sweep away notifications (similar to dropdown notifications), and you can unlock the screen.”
About the next
Next Lock Screen is a Microsoft Garage project that the makers of Arrow Launcher, a simple, personal launcher for Android, brought to you. Microsoft Garage turns new projects into real projects. Learn more about garages: http://microsoft.com/garage
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– Fix crashes found on Android 7.x.