SPB Shell 3D endows Android with 3D user interface

SPB Shell 3D

With technological advancements zooming forth at a quick pace, new avenues seem to extend across to the mobile terrain as well. The latest word on everyone’s lips out there is ‘3D’ with various devices getting the next-generation treatment and that realistic feel. Now Android owners can also take complete advantage of this life-like capability as SPB Software unveils a 3D user interface called SPB Shell 3D for Android.

With this new offering, end-users are provided a mix of visual aesthetics and functional usability. Built on the SPB UI Engine, the latest software is the next option in the SPB Mobile Shell product line-up which claims to be deployed by more than 15 carriers and device manufacturers. These companies include Toshiba, O2 and Sony Ericsson among others.

“The SPB Mobile Shell product line became very successful mainly because it matched up impeccably well with qualities that end users really like,” commented Sebastian-Justus Schmidt, CEO of SPB Software. “SPB Shell 3D is a fine example of the UI that can be created using SPB UI Engine showcasing its capabilities, and it becomes a solid base for the custom UI solutions we create for device manufacturers and mobile operators.”

SPB Shell 3D for Android has the ability to alter the complete homescreen into a 3D arena, providing handset owners a rich user experience. Users can expect direct homescreen access to unique smart folders for vital apps as well as a set of animated 3D widgets. They are able to even seamlessly toggle between screens with just a single action. Thanks to the inclusion of the SPB UI Engine, the user interface delivers a highly responsive and natural experience.

SPB Shell 3D can be purchased for smartphones that accommodate an OpenGL ES 2.0 compatible graphic controller. Currently touted to support Android 2.1 and higher, the company tags the software at $14.95.