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Topic # 86772 13-Jul-2011 11:07 Send private message

New Android market came out this morning.. Has anyone got it yet??



http://android-developers.blogspot.com/2011/07/new-android-market-for-phones.html

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  Reply # 492809 13-Jul-2011 11:10 Send private message

I guess I'll get it when the custom ROM I'm running gets updated :P




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  Reply # 492810 13-Jul-2011 11:13 Send private message

First thought was that it reminded me a bit of windows phone.
Will get it when Cyanogenmod does.



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  Reply # 492811 13-Jul-2011 11:17 Send private message

Have installed it via apk.. you can find it here https://twitter.com/#!/Eminembdg/status/90913872369823744

Really liking it, Great improvement on the previous version.. the screenshot does not do it justice at all!

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  Reply # 492812 13-Jul-2011 11:17 Send private message

They certainly took clues from Microsoft's metro UI. Looks nice.




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  Reply # 492813 13-Jul-2011 11:21 Send private message

garvani: Have installed it via apk.. you can find it here https://twitter.com/#!/Eminembdg/status/90913872369823744

Really liking it, Great improvement on the previous version.. the screenshot does not do it justice at all!



Any issues with it? I'm tempted to install that .apk but don't want to break anything :P 




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  Reply # 492831 13-Jul-2011 12:16 Send private message

Installed it on my CM7.1 RC1 Desire.
Its a little slower than the previous market but appears to work fine.



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  Reply # 492838 13-Jul-2011 12:30 Send private message

It works fine on my Optimus One.. Nothing wrong with the apk. It is slower than the previous app but theres a lot more going on with this one (pictures etc)

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  Reply # 492859 13-Jul-2011 13:15 Send private message

Similar experience on a Galaxy S, a bit slower than the original but makes for a nice change.

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  Reply # 492905 13-Jul-2011 15:04 Send private message

Gorgeous to look at, nicely set out, slick icon fades, more categories on screen, and a graphics free "Category" page for those with no patience? What more can you ask for. Big improvement and the market is now as tasty as is should've been from the beginning.

Me likey... and it's running smoothly on my SGS.

Will install it on the Sensation this evening, and post feedback.

For now, good job Google.




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  Reply # 492918 13-Jul-2011 15:23 Send private message

Did my backups like a good geek and have installed the .apk.

... wow. It looks so much better! Even if it does look very Windows phone 7 -y.




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  Reply # 492925 13-Jul-2011 15:43 Send private message

Very Nice!
I agree about the WP7-y bit :/
Still better than the old app though!

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  Reply # 493091 13-Jul-2011 21:28 Send private message

Apk installed fine on the SGSII. Interesting look but an improvement nonetheless.




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  Reply # 493103 13-Jul-2011 21:51 Send private message

just installed, LOVE IT!!!!!





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  Reply # 493158 14-Jul-2011 01:22 Send private message

Hmm install fails on u8150 so must need a higher spec deceive or possibly my resolution is to low.

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  Reply # 493517 14-Jul-2011 21:04 Send private message

Im building a custom themed version of it now :)




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