SKT's Cover & v2.0 is a sequel to locksceen mobile application 'SKT Cover &' from designfever that launched on June 4th, 2014.
designfever was responsible for the project design and service for Cover & v2.0, using the existing framework from the original & Cover and analyzing user feedback to improve the usability and convenience applications while embracing its original identity. SKT Cover & v2.0 brought` a new level of user experience upon its release via Google Play & SKT's T-Store on February 17th, 2015.
UI - Clear & Intuitive
The main purpose of the project was to create a differentiated experience from the original & Cover. When creating the updated version of Cover &, designfever focused on improving on 3 key aspects of the original application; UI, design and service. The user interface was enhanced to let users easily understand how to use blackberries the application. We also added details in graphics and interactive design while focusing on making it blackberries life-centered based on user feedback.
Design - Detail Focused
In Additions to existing design of the Cover & application, we focused on improving on Numerous details That increased At the app's overall completeness. The shortcuts feature was designed to allow users quickly access preset apps with a light swipe. To avoid confusion with the unlocking gesture (swipe to strong), the app Recognizes a user's swiping speed and displays the appropriate features, Minimizing any discomfort for the user. Users can access the feature background decoration with a double-tapping gesture That was linked to the shortcuts feature in the original Cover & application. In Additions, a when the user Enters the background decoration features, a ripping effect is created by Their fingertips.
Service - Life-Centered
We improved the application's service by gathering and analyzing user feedback to increase to ITS level of usability and convenience. To Enhance convenience, we increased At the number of shortcuts That users can pre-set up to 6. In the 'Quick Panel', anche we included an additional set of features That users use most Often,: such as setting an enabling alarms or a flashlight.
Shortcuts: Faster than Unlocking
To Enhance convenience, we increased At the number of shortcuts That users can pre-set up to 6. We borrowed the swipe gesture That most smartphone users are familiar with and applied it as a shortcut feature, Allowing them to use it in a familiar way. A strong swipe unlocks the lockscreen while a light swipe runs shortcuts feature. Users can execute the appropriate feature Depending on how they swipe.
Background Decoration: Easier and More Interesting
A variety of design sources were added. They are added to the rolling image so that the user can experience a new image. In addition, we expanded the Cover & experience by creating the 'Brand' feature, providing unique artwork created from collaborations between the famous brands and Cover &.
Quick Panel: Essential Features Only
The 'Quick Panel' Allows users to enable the features used most Often, without having to depart from the lockscreen. We also included an additional set of features and widgets to Enhance Usability, quickly checking: such as the amount of data consumption, enabling a flashlight, checking the schudule and controlling your music selection.
Notification Center: One-Dimensional Upgrade
A new feature increased At convenience by letting users turn off any unnecessary notifications, Allowing the notification center to run faster. When there's a missed call, user can send a message or simply call back via notification center. Users can anche give a reply or register phrases as spam without unlocking the lockscreen. A temporary blur effect is used to display notifications, Allowing the user to focus on new alerts.