Material Power Menu Brings More Shutdown Options for Android Lollipop

O Material Power Menu brings back some Shutdown Menu functions that went away with the arrival of Android 5.0 Lollipop, and does so with Animations la Material Design. For those who want to have the option to Restart your Android, a great app.

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More options for the shut down menu. / ANDROIDPIT

Who uses the AOSP version of Android 5.0 Lollipop certainly noticed that the new menu has only one function: Shut down. Material Power Menu includes Restart, Soft Restart, Recovery, Bootloader, and Safe Mode.

Since the system does not allow the user to modify the menu or perform certain functions, the application is somewhat restricted for those who do not have it. root: Only a few functions are available, and they vary from device to device. That is, without root Material Power Menu just an app that shuts down and restarts your Android.

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No root, just a very beautiful app. / ANDROIDPIT

For those who have root the other story. All functions are available and you can even replace the AOSP menu with that of the application, but this requires the use of the Xposed module (which is included in the download from the Play Store). For those who want to add even more features to the menu, developer Naman Dwivedi has made the source code available on GitHub.

The app was created based on a visual concept created by Igor Silva, which is available on Dribble.

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The animations are in the style of Material Design. / ANDROIDPIT

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Although the app was very successful, I had problems with it: on my rootless LG G3 with Android 5.0 Lollipop, neither action worked, the app just gets stuck in the animation. However, LG's Android version kept the Reset and Airplane Mode options on the menu.

Did the app work well with you? Leave your impressions in the comments.

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