Although Google has tried it by all means, I fear that the community always ends up winning. Custom themes have finally found a niche in Android P , of course, thanks to the team of developers behind the platform Substratum . As they point out [from, the members that are part of the development of this tool have managed to make third party issues work on devices with Android P inside.
This, however, does not mean that they have skippednot much less. In fact, to this day it’s still impossible to install and use custom themes on Android P without root , and therefore we will have to resort to these advanced permissions to be able to modify the user interface at our will.
Android P is now a little more customizable thanks to Substratum
As they point from Substratum, the application in its 997 version now works with all those devices that already enjoy Android P in one of its latest preliminary versions aimed at enthusiasts and developers. Among them, we find the Pixel and Pixel 2, OnePlus 6, Nokia 7.1, Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S and
Undoubtedly, this is good news for all those lovers of personalization on Android, who had the intention to change the appearance of the interface once their device updated to the latest version of Android, through the hundreds of third-party themes compatible with Substratum that exist on Google Play.
All those who already have an Android P compatible terminal can access the beta program of Substratum , in order to download the latest available version of the application corresponding to the 997 numbering. Once installed, you only have to apply the topics as we explained in our