Kin Theme for Windows Mobile now available

Jealous of the new KIN UI? No? Well, too bad because now you have the option to run a UI overlay on  your favorite Windows Mobile phone, but without all the limitations.

Turns out someone at Windows Phone Hacker (yeah, new to us too) has come up with a sophisticated looking KIN UI. Seriously, considering what this is it actually looks pretty darn good.

Called 'KinLauncher', it makes available eight tabs on your homescreen, each linking to a core aspect of your phone: messages, email, phone, music, settings, browser, camera and alarm clock.

It might not permanently replace your Sense UI, but hey, it's free and seems like worth a shot if you're bored.  You can grab it right here and after the break, watch a video demonstration of it in action.

[Thanks Saijo, 1800PocketPC]

Daniel Rubino

Daniel Rubino is the Editor-in-chief of Windows Central, head reviewer, podcast co-host, and analyst. He has been covering Microsoft since 2007 when this site was called WMExperts (and later Windows Phone Central). His interests include Windows, laptops, next-gen computing, and for some reason, watches. Before all this tech stuff, he worked on a Ph.D. in linguistics, watched people sleep (for medical purposes!), and ran the projectors at movie theaters because it was fun.

  • Tried it on my TP2 and it works fine. BUT graphic quality is so low and that makes it look bad. and also when you open keyboard it doesn't fit your screen like the way KIN does. I uninstall it anyway!
  • Good to know! Thanks for being our guinea pig! lol
  • Its cool but can anyone tell me how do I install from zip file.I need help....
  • What zip file? It's a cab, download, transfer to phone and run the cab file.
  • i installed it on my tilt 2 but it says i need a newer frame
  • looks useful!! I am too gonna install it in my phone...
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