Nova Launcher Prime
1,000,000 - 5,000,000 downloads
- New customizing features
- Scrollable docks
- Scroll effects
- Custom app icons
- In some regards the default ICS launcher is still working better
- Not substantial changes regarding scenery
+ By TeslaCoil Software
Nova Launcher is one of the first launchers made for Android 4.0
Personalizing, customizing... those words that most of the Android users love. Due to this launchers have become one of the most popular apps on the market. Actually there's an intense rivalry among them (well, among the users who are always trying to show off the way they've tuned their phone). Nova Launcher is breaking into a (so far) new niche: launchers for Android 4.0. What does it bring?
First off, custom desktop grid, scrollable dock, lots of scroll effects, infinite scroling, custom folder icons, backup/restore options and custom app icons. The layout is quite similar to the default ICS launcher. However, TeslaCoil Software, the developer of this app, has focused on making it highly customizable specially regarding layout, scrolling options and icons.
We assume that it's difficult trying to offer added-value features because the default ICS launcher is the most complete we've had so far. However, new features for both performance and scenery will be more than welcome. We've found just two catches: first off, it's quite similar to the default ICS launcher which can provoke some users doesn't feel the need to switch from one to the other. Second, it adds new features but it also change or remove others. For example, we don't really like the way it display widgets (old-style) when you select it from the app drawer top bar: there's no preview of the widgets.
Take into account though that this just made its way out and that needs to improve in some regards. We're glad to see that ICS launchers are starting to come up. It's worth to give it a go.
Nova Launcher Prime
Unlock the following extras by purchasing Nova Launcher Prime
• Gestures - Swipe, pinch, double tap and more on the home screen to open your favorite apps
• Unread Counts - Never miss a message. Unread count badges for Hangouts, SMS, Gmail and more using the TeslaUnread plugin
• Custom Drawer Groups - Create new tabs or folders in the app drawer
• Hide Apps - Keep a clean app drawer by hiding never used apps
• Icon Swipes - Set custom actions for swiping on app shortcuts or folders
• More scroll effects - Such as Wipe, Accordion, and Throw
Nova Launcher Prime acts as a license to unlock these features in the free Nova Launcher App. You will need to install Nova Launcher first.
Nova Launcher Prime acts as a license for in the free Nova Launcher App. You will need to install it first.
Updates are released as part of the Nova Launcher app, please see the changelog there.
I've tried many and always came back to nova
I put this on every new custom rom I get. And with you being able to backup it's back in about to minutes after you use Titanium and then load the backup from this app. Super simple. Everything comes back for the launcher.
This app rocks!
Best launcher I have ever used. So smooth, and insanely fast.
I see so many users getting all worked up over launchers & their minute differences. So to sum it up easily, Nova gets any app that requires a launcher up and running with no GIGO or glitches. Simple app or complex app, Nova Launcher is the best one I have used and I have used quite a few. Some user on here said it is outdated but that is just not true. You just can't lose with this launcher. Sett
Been using it for years. Easily the most customizable and stable launchers out there. It literally works perfectly and customizations aren't gimmicky. Fantastic and worth paying for the full version