Monday, April 29, 2013

How to enter overview mode on Xperia Tipo

Overview mode is one of the cool feature on sony xperia smartphones, and xperia tipo (and dual) also comes with this feature.

What overview mode does is show all widgets in very cool floating/flying animation effect, once you're in overview mode you can tilt the phone to shake the widgets.

If you tab/select on one of the widget, you will be taken to that widget you just select and you will be exit from overview mode.

Now, for those who don't know how to enter/activate overview mode on sony xperia tipo (and dual), i will explain here.

To enter overview mode on xperia tipo is very simple, all you have to do is go to one of the five home screen and then do a pinch on the screen (with two fingers).

Doing that will take you to overview mode, very simple isn't it? here's what overview mode look like :

Another cool animation effect on xperia tipo is when you add new widgets, which gives you cool scrolling effect (scroll up and down to select the widget).


  1. Can you tell me how to transfer file from tipo to another mobile using WiFi direct ???

    1. tipo doesn't have wifi direct feature

    2. Just downloaded superbeam from playstore
      Then you can pair with another android device with superbeam with qr code on that device

  2. hi, wish u can help me, yesterday i bought xperia v but the overview mode is not working on it :(