Custom mods like the ones CyanogenMod puts out there are pretty amazing. CyanogenMod 13 is the Rom to get when you’re looking for a taste of Android’s Marshmallow operating system. There are a few ways you can get it and install it on your Android mobile device.
Also see our article How to Install GAPPS with CyanogenMod 13
The thing we’ll be focusing on here, though, are the cool themes you can get and install to customize your CyanogenMod 13 and Android experience even further. Give your device the appearance of an older version of Android, if you prefer that over the newer look and feel. Alternatively, give your Android mobile device a look of future releases, if that’s your thing.
We are going to tell you the best CyanogenMod 13 themes that are the slickest, in our opinion.
Android N CM13 Theme
Android N—or Nougat, as we now know it’s called—has a simple look and feel to it. Try it out for yourself. Head on over to the Google Play Store and get Android N Style CM13 theme.
There is the regular and the dark Android N theme to choose from for CyanogenMod 13. Depending on your preference, grab one (or both) to switch things up. Here’s a shot of the home screen with the regular Android N CM13 Theme applied—nice to look at.
And this is what your App drawer would look like with the CM13 Android N theme. It’s really simple with an elegant touch, and it’s our top pick—which is why it’s first on our list.
MIUI 7 CM 13 Theme
The MIUI 7 theme is a flat, yet inviting, theme for CM13.
It has pops of color here and there, and overall, it’s an eye-pleasing theme. Here are some screen shots of it installed on our Android device. This is the home screen view:
And here’s a look at the App drawer in the Muiu 7 CM 13 theme. It’s a darker theme with some color to make things stand out.
Material 9 CM 13 Theme
The M9 CyanogenMod 13 theme has a modern, stylish feel to it with flat elements. It’s a lighter and brighter theme, which we really like.
Here a sneak peak at what you get with the M9 theme installed. The home screen is like a crisp breath of fresh air.
The App drawer on the M9 CM13 theme is darker, but still light enough with nice color to it.
Back to Earth CM 13 Theme
The Back to Earth CM 13 theme is one for those of you that like the look and feel of things with a bit of darkness to it.
We really like the look of how the dark parts of this theme stand out on the home screen, yet blend in at the same time.
This is one of our favorite dark themes for CyanogenMod 13. It’s dark, yet has an appeal to your eyes and really sets itself apart from the others out there.
CM13 Theme Galaxy S7 Skyblue
This theme explains itself. Give your Android device the look and feel of the Samsung Galaxy S7. This theme has a blend of everything—dark, light, and color—and it’s quite beautiful.
The home screen displays a blue background that’s very eye-catching. And the application icons are full of color, which makes them really pop.
The App drawer on the Skyblue theme sports a grayed background with colorful and updated application icons, while showing a dark blue search bar across the top. It’s a nice theme for anyone who wants a dose of everything from light to dark.
There it is: our top picks for the best CyanogenMod 13 themes. What do you think of our selection? We hope you’ll find one that you’ll love to show off on your CM13 Android device. Enjoy!