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Multicon Maximizes Android HomeScreen Space

Multicon is a widget with a simple goal, save space on your Android homescreen!

  • Version: 1.1
  • Size: 39.56KB
  • Category: Tools
  • Price: Free

All you really need to know about this must-have widget is that it allows you to put four icons in the same space as would normally fit one. Note that this is a widget so in order to use it, you’ll have to long press and add it to your homescreen. After this, you’ll see four little Androids. Click on each one and assign a specific app’s icon to it. It’s as simple as that.


  • Instantly quadruple homescreen space
  • Icons look as crisp and elegant as their full sized counterparts
  • Quick and easy to implement!

Areas for improvement:

  • The ability to also add widgets, folders, bookmarks, etc. would make this widget complete

Conclusion: A simple, genius widget that should surely be used if you’re looking to maximize your Android homescreen space. If you’re tired of having apps spread across multiple pages, you now have a solution!

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  1. This app has just been updated with shortcuts and blank spaces – so you can add direct messaging/calls to contacts on your homescreen and also make ‘app patterns’ if you do so desire.

  2. I cant find this app on the market! It seems amazing, and I really want it

    • I’m still able to find it if I search “Multicon” The full name is Multicon Widget. What happens when you scan the QR code above?

  3. olivia, what version of android are you on? probably you don’t meet the requirements.

  4. Hi, sorry it took me so long to reply. I try searching “Multicon” but it doesnt find it. When I try to scan it, it opens up a browser page, then says: Item not found.
    And Im on the 1.5 android version….not sure if that’s what the problem is.
    Thank you for replying, and again, im really sorry it took me this long to reply to you
    Thank you :)

  5. ok, so i downloaded this app and when i used it i added the brightness control to it. clicked it once, screen went brighter, clicked it twice, it went brighter again, third time, even brighter, but on the fourth time, i thought it would go dim, it went completely off.
    now, this is a huge problem, because i cant see anything on my screen!! help??
    i’m using the htc hd2 with android, so i can dual boot and use winmo, winmo is fine, but when i boot android it just goes off again.

  6. ah, scratch that, thankfully, i added an app earlier that had a brightness button as part of it, i had to blindly find it, but my screen is on now. relief is immense! i can seeee!!

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