Default Dark Theme

A dark Substratum theme targeting Android 7 & 8

IMPORTANT: You need the Substratum theming platform working on your device! Read the inbuilt information before reporting any issues!

Theme for Substratum, originally based on the default AOSP dark material colors; then extended to provide more variants to allow configuration according to the users taste.

Available accent colors (separately selectable for settings and system): Default teal; amber, blue, blue light, cyan, green (3 variants), lime, orange, pink, purple, red, white, yellow. (If you want another one, contact me with the color code)

Available background colors: Dark, darker, black.

Available notification colors: Light, dark, black.

Semi-transparent variants also available for dark and black.

Available quicksettings + volume slider colors: Dark, darker, black; each either solid or transparent.

For Android 9+ see the successor DarkCroc Theme.

Themed parts:

  • Framework
  • SystemUI
  • Settings
  • PackageInstaller
  • DocumentsUI
  • CM Settings
  • AICP Extras
  • AOSP Calculator
  • AOSP Contacts
  • AOSP Dialer
  • AOSP Email
  • AOSP Messenger
  • Substratum
  • Rview

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 7.7.3 (53) - Added on 2019-10-17

    This version requires Android 7.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • com.android.vending.CHECK_LICENSE
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.

    Download APK 9 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 7.7.2 (52) - Added on 2019-08-07

    This version requires Android 7.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • com.android.vending.CHECK_LICENSE
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.

    Download APK 9 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 7.7 (50) - Added on 2018-11-14

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • com.android.vending.CHECK_LICENSE
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.

    Download APK 9 MiB PGP Signature