The highly customizable, performance driven, home screen
Accept no substitutes! Nova Launcher is the top launcher for modern Android, embracing full Material Design throughout.
Nova Launcher replaces your home screen with one you control and can customize. Change icons, layouts, animations and more.
For my money, Nova Launcher is the best of the AOSP-style launchers available in Android. --Android Police
Nova Launcher has some very capable hands behind it --Phandroid
Our favorite is Nova Launcher, which strikes a great perfect balance between incredible performance and high customizability without getting too gimmicky and difficult to use --Lifehacker
Chock full of features you won't find in the stock launcher, and comes highly recommended --Android Central
-bIcon Themesb - Find thousands of icon themes for Nova Launcher on the Play Store
-bSubgrid positioningb - Much greater control than standard launchers, Nova Launcher allows you to snap icons or widgets half way through the desktop grid cells
-bColor controlsb - for labels, folders, unread badges, drawer tabs and backgrounds
-bCustomize App Drawerb - Custom tabs, Vertical or Horizontal scrolling, Custom effects
-bImproved Widget Drawerb - Widgets grouped by app makes it much faster to use
-bInfinite scrollb - Never far from your favorite page, loop through the desktop or drawer continuously
-bBackupRestoreb - Sophisticated backuprestore system allowing you to backup your desktop layout and launcher settings
-bScrollable Dockb - Create multiple docks and scroll between them
-bWidgets in dockb - Place any widget in your dock, such as a 4x1 music player widget
-bImport Layoutb - No need to rebuild your desktop from scratch, Nova Launcher can import from most popular launchers. Including the one that came with your phone.
-bFastb - Nova Launcher is highly optimized to do it's work quickly and quietly, keeping the animations smooth and letting you use your phone as fast as you can move your fingers.
Unlock the following extras by purchasing Nova Launcher Prime
-bGesturesb - Swipe, pinch, double tap and more on the home screen to open your favorite apps
-bUnread Countsb - Never miss a message. Unread count badges for Hangouts, SMS, Gmail and more using the a href="https:play.google.comstoreappsdetails?id=com.teslacoilsw.notifier"TeslaUnread plugina
-bCustom Drawer Groupsb - Create new tabs or folders in the app drawer
-bHide Appsb - Keep a clean app drawer by hiding never used apps
-bIcon Swipesb - Set custom actions for swiping on app shortcuts or folders
-bMore scroll effectsb - Such as Wipe, Accordion, and Throw
This app uses the Device Administrator permission for optional screen off/lock functionality.