Screen Standby ♯ Root (Lite)

Screen Standby ♯ Root (Lite)


☆ Tiny and lightweight version of Screen Standby. Screen Standby is an app featured TWICE on XDA-Developer portal and LifeHacker! (http://youtu.be/5U4Er3LuHZ8)
☆ Need ROOTED devices
☆ If you have problem, use the new troubleshooting feature

- Ever wish you could turn off the screen without putting the phone to sleep (so YouTube, internet radio apps, etc continue to play)?
- Ever wish you could use your device's MHL / HDMI streaming ability to play movie or game on the big screen without overheating?
☆ Screen not turn on again? Read down for instructions of different methods to turn screen on when normal methods do not work.

☆ INTRODUCTION ☆

From user report: Normally, with the same amount of time watching movie, battery drain drops from 30% down to just 2%!!!!!!!!!!!
NOW WITH AUTO HDMI / MHL DETECTION!
It will turn off the device's screen backlight while keeping the phone or tablet running for MHL / HDMI streaming|gaming. That means you can now watch movie / play games on big screen and can still turn off the screen (touch screen still works!).

If you’re using it for downloading large files over WiFi, having the screen off can save battery life as well. If you’re an avid streamer or downloader, it’s definitely worth checking out.

☆ FEATURES ☆
- Switch off the screen temporarily without actually putting the phone into 'sleep mode'. The phone is still running! It saves your battery, avoids heating to prolong battery life
- Having 4 methods of disabling screen backlight so it guarantees to work with all devices
- Simple interface
- It has a nice little widget that let you quickly turn the screen off from your homescreen
- Works with every devices (extensively tested on XDA thread)
- Various settings
- Tasker compatible (see XDA thread for instruction)
- It is ads-supported but you can turn off ads banner in setting easily (however, please enable it to support further development of the app)

☆ HOW TO TURN ON THE SCREEN AGAIN? ☆
+ Click on the app notification on your status bar or
+ Simply put the phone into true sleep (short press power button) then turn it on (power button again)
+ Temporarily lid the light a bit by shaking the device or (experimental!) hover your device (turn on in settings)
+ Use the 'EMERGENCY ON' button or 'ON' button in 2 by 1 app widget

☆ Visit app Thread on XDA Developer: http://goo.gl/pNzwg ☆
☆ Like it? Buy me a cup of coffee (link from app) or enable ads ☆

Recent changes:
1.5 NEW Exciting changes
- Now compatible with Android 2.0
- New "One Two Dim" mode turns screen off automatically when idling
- New Manual brightness changer
- App interface revamped
- Add Compatibility with Nexus 4 / 10
- New Backup and Restore settings
- New promo video (http://youtu.be/pUpPZPx28Tc)
- Various stability and bugs fixes

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Remember, if you have any problem, feel free to email developer or post over XDA development thread (http://goo.gl/RLqx1)
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About Screen Standby ♯ Root (Lite)
☆ Tiny and lightweight version of Screen Standby. Screen Standby is an app featured TWICE on XDA-Developer portal and LifeHacker! (http://youtu.be/5U4Er3LuHZ8)
☆ Need ROOTED devices
☆ If you have problem, use the new troubleshooting feature

- Ever wish you could turn off the screen without putting the phone to sleep (so YouTube, internet radio apps, etc continue to play)?
- Ever wish you could use your device's MHL / HDMI streaming ability to play movie or game on the big screen without overheating?
☆ Screen not turn on again? Read down for instructions of different methods to turn screen on when normal methods do not work.

☆ INTRODUCTION ☆

From user report: Normally, with the same amount of time watching movie, battery drain drops from 30% down to just 2%!!!!!!!!!!!
NOW WITH AUTO HDMI / MHL DETECTION!
It will turn off the device's screen backlight while keeping the phone or tablet running for MHL / HDMI streaming|gaming. That means you can now watch movie / play games on big screen and can still turn off the screen (touch screen still works!).

If you’re using it for downloading large files over WiFi, having the screen off can save battery life as well. If you’re an avid streamer or downloader, it’s definitely worth checking out.

☆ FEATURES ☆
- Switch off the screen temporarily without actually putting the phone into 'sleep mode'. The phone is still running! It saves your battery, avoids heating to prolong battery life
- Having 4 methods of disabling screen backlight so it guarantees to work with all devices
- Simple interface
- It has a nice little widget that let you quickly turn the screen off from your homescreen
- Works with every devices (extensively tested on XDA thread)
- Various settings
- Tasker compatible (see XDA thread for instruction)
- It is ads-supported but you can turn off ads banner in setting easily (however, please enable it to support further development of the app)

☆ HOW TO TURN ON THE SCREEN AGAIN? ☆
+ Click on the app notification on your status bar or
+ Simply put the phone into true sleep (short press power button) then turn it on (power button again)
+ Temporarily lid the light a bit by shaking the device or (experimental!) hover your device (turn on in settings)
+ Use the 'EMERGENCY ON' button or 'ON' button in 2 by 1 app widget

☆ Visit app Thread on XDA Developer: http://goo.gl/pNzwg ☆
☆ Like it? Buy me a cup of coffee (link from app) or enable ads ☆

Recent changes:
1.5 NEW Exciting changes
- Now compatible with Android 2.0
- New "One Two Dim" mode turns screen off automatically when idling
- New Manual brightness changer
- App interface revamped
- Add Compatibility with Nexus 4 / 10
- New Backup and Restore settings
- New promo video (http://youtu.be/pUpPZPx28Tc)
- Various stability and bugs fixes

----------------------------

Remember, if you have any problem, feel free to email developer or post over XDA development thread (http://goo.gl/RLqx1)

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A Google User
Jul 6, 2014
service won't shut down can't read anything in settings, super dark Grey, on black? haven't test ed app much... if i allow root will it shut down, sorry not any ram, poopy phone. but it was free, yeah i wouldn't buy this thing, the phone that is... heh
A Google User
Jun 25, 2014
Won't stay I standby Appraidio 3
A Google User
May 3, 2014
just what I wanted very useful tool works very nice by when I turn on the screen some times by device gets hanged so please solve the issue.....
A Google User
May 3, 2014
Turn me screen withe blank after reopen,or unlock phone.
A Google User
Apr 26, 2014
Image burn problem Use on own responsibility. After 2 hours burned image in screen. That was verry annoying. But after few minutes dissapeard. Dont let this app too much time activated.