Highly customizable, performance driven, home screen replacement for Android 4.0+
Accept no substitutes! Nova Launcher is the original and most polished customizable launcher for Android 4.
Features include: Color Themes Change the accent color of the launcher, full color picker support
Icon Themes Apply ADW or Go launcher icon themes to all app icons
Scrollable Dock (for Tablets and Phones) Keep all your favorite apps on the dock, with up to 7 icons per page and up to 3 pages.
Customizable App Drawer: Transparency Scrolling style, choose between horizontal paginated or vertical continuous
Scroll Effects Enjoy eye candy when scrolling your desktop and drawer. Effects include Cube and Cardstack and more for Prime users.
Infinite Scroll Never be far from your favorite page, loop through your desktop continuously.
Folder Icons You can chose a background, preview style or even replace the whole icon.
Backup/Restore Export your settings and layout before a wipe to quickly get back up and running.
Widgets in dock Add any 1×1 widget to the dock
Widget Overlapping Overlap on resize or placement, long-press to send to back or bring to front
Bulk Add Add multiple apps to the desktop or a folder at once
Activities shortcut Select hidden activities from your favorite apps
*Nova Launcher Prime Features (Paid version)*
Nova Launcher Prime unlocks the following features in Nova Launcher:
Drawer Groups: Folders in App Drawer Unlimited custom tabs Organize apps into tabs and folders in the app drawer
Gestures Quickly start Nova Actions or Apps from gestures on the desktop, such as pinching, swiping or two-finger swiping.
Hide Apps Keep a clutter free drawer by hidding never used apps.
Dock Swipes Get more use out of your dock apps by setting swipe-actions
Unread Counts Never miss an email. Unread count badges for SMS, Missed calls, Gmail, Email, Google Voice and more. Counts show in the dock, desktop, drawer and folders.
More Scroll Effects
What’s in this version: v2.1 New icon and wallpaper picker. Swipe between pages of themes Ability to change icons & titles of apps in drawer, independent of applied icon themes. Drag app from the drawer to the Edit icon (Prime) Improved grouping of apps. Drag app from drawer to Edit icon (Prime) Ability to drag a drawer folder to the desktop. Stays linked with drawer folder. Settings > New Apps for adding newly installed app shortcuts to the desktop. More advanced than the Play Store setting. Optimizations and fixes