AlwaysOn

Android app which adds an always on display. Free, no ads and open source.
New in version 3.5.2
- Minor improvements
AlwaysOn is an app for every device with an AMOLED or OLED display. It keeps your screen on while the time and battery percentage are displayed but it does not drain your battery.
Also, icons appear when you plug in your headphones or start charging your device.
You can customize your always on display and toggle it on or off with quick tiles and widgets.

Features
- Always on display
- View your notifications
- Move content to prevent burn-ins
- Double tap to wake
- Customizable
- Power saver mode [for root]
- Pocket mode
- Do not disturb mode
- Adjustable brightness
- Quick tiles
- Widgets
- Minimal permissions

Related Links
Source code: https://github.com/Domi04151309/AlwaysOn
Website: https://domi04151309.github.io/Android/AlwaysOn
Icons8: https://icons8.com/

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 3.5.2 (352) suggested Added on 2020-01-29

    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
    • This app can appear on top of other apps
      This app can appear on top of other apps or other parts of the screen. This may interfere with normal app usage and change the way that other apps appear.
    • android.permission.ACCESS_SUPERUSER
    • run at startup
      Allows the app to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the app to slow down the overall phone by always running.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.
    • reorder running apps
      Allows the app to move tasks to the foreground and background. The app may do this without your input.
    • android.permission.USES_POLICY_FORCE_LOCK
    • run foreground service
      Allows the app to make use of foreground services.
    • access Do Not Disturb
      Allows the app to read and write Do Not Disturb configuration.

    Download APK 1.9 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 3.5.1 (351) - Added on 2020-01-23

    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
    • This app can appear on top of other apps
      This app can appear on top of other apps or other parts of the screen. This may interfere with normal app usage and change the way that other apps appear.
    • android.permission.ACCESS_SUPERUSER
    • run at startup
      Allows the app to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the app to slow down the overall phone by always running.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.
    • reorder running apps
      Allows the app to move tasks to the foreground and background. The app may do this without your input.
    • android.permission.USES_POLICY_FORCE_LOCK
    • run foreground service
      Allows the app to make use of foreground services.
    • access Do Not Disturb
      Allows the app to read and write Do Not Disturb configuration.

    Download APK 1.9 MiB PGP Signature