1. Helgor's Avatar

    i update my Lumia 925 to GDR 3. The first ive seen is that the Tiles are some Pixels smaller now. Can anyone confirm this? im not very amused, ist not a lot but i can see it.

    10-14-2013 03:43 PM
  2. dkp23's Avatar
    how bout a screenshot, odds are, you may be seeing things.
    10-14-2013 03:54 PM
  3. Mantraxalos's Avatar
    how bout a screenshot, odds are, you may be seeing things.
    yeah, how about a screenshot
    10-14-2013 04:04 PM
  4. Helgor's Avatar
    ok, thats the new homescreen. i dont have a screenshot from before, but im sure ist smaller. maybe 10 Pixels or something like that.
    it Looks like there are more space now on the sides.

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    10-14-2013 04:19 PM
  5. DJCBS's Avatar
    I just checked your screenshot against one from my un-updated L920 and there's absolutely no change in the size of the tiles. You're imagining things :)

    Also, Joe Belfiore confirmed on Twitter that the new tile sizes are *ONLY* for 1080p devices.
    emigrating likes this.
    10-14-2013 04:35 PM
  6. Paedin's Avatar
    I have the phone also. Im not sure that the tiles are smaller, rather clearer. Seems to be a higher resolution. Maybe part of the prep for the extra tile line.
    10-14-2013 04:35 PM
  7. OHardy's Avatar
    Tile size haven't changed on my 925 after updating to GDR3 preview.
    10-14-2013 04:42 PM
  8. Helgor's Avatar
    ok,thanks guys for checking this. im using this phone every day for many hours, i dont know what i have seen :-)
    10-14-2013 04:55 PM
  9. dkp23's Avatar
    curious, if there is an app update, do you tend to think it opens faster or its smoother? that would probably explain it.

    Simply, nothing different.
    10-15-2013 12:35 AM
  10. Rolandh's Avatar
    The Small tiles seem to be a fraction bigger on my L 925on GDR3 compared to what they were on GDR2.

    10-15-2013 02:51 AM
  11. laydbaak's Avatar
    You are not imagining it. The tiles are smaller on my 920 since the gdr3 update. It was the first thing I noticed. They look clearer and a little sharper, but they are smaller and I have more black border around the tiles in the home screen/
    10-16-2013 11:42 PM
  12. qsr786's Avatar
    You guys are dreaming, nothing has changed based on the UI, Joe Belfiore said it.
    10-17-2013 03:46 AM
  13. Sityos Vin's Avatar
    The titles are smaller on my lumia 720, the space between them are bigger.
    10-17-2013 06:37 AM
  14. nairdaotnatus's Avatar
    The titles are smaller on my lumia 720, the space between them are bigger.
    You got GDR3 update on Lumia 720 ?
    10-17-2013 08:08 AM
  15. Sityos Vin's Avatar
    You got GDR3 update on Lumia 720 ?
    nairdaotnatus likes this.
    10-17-2013 08:23 AM
  16. Mohit Jethva's Avatar
    I also notice that on my lumia 625. There is more spaces between tiles and on sidebar.
    11-08-2013 02:55 AM
  17. Mohit Jethva's Avatar
    Man things has changed check it.
    11-08-2013 02:56 AM
  18. valeriolucciola's Avatar
    I just got GDR3 for my L920 and I immediately noticed that the start screen was different. I don't know if it's more space between tiles or smaller tiles or larger right, left, and/or top margins for the tile area in relation to the screen itself. Unfortunately, I'm the kinda guy that notices doors are crooked in door frames and pictures aren't perfectly level so very subtle changes tend to catch my eye. I can't put my finger on the change--more space between tiles/slightly smaller tiles was the first thing to come to mind--but it is not something clearly documented and I don't currently have a screenshot to go back to and measure. My guess is that they adjusted the tile or margin sizes so they would fit better on 1080 screens and those subtle adjustments were implemented across the whole OS system so that 720 screens now have slightly different features that are intended to be almost unnoticeable except to those people who would pull out screen shots and zoom in to count pixels.
    01-31-2014 01:13 PM

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