ADW.Launcher Alternatives

    ADW.Launcher is described as 'This Launcher is a open source Launcher for Android. Started as a playground for javandroid learning, it’s become a full featured Launcher replacement with some great modifications' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to ADW.Launcher for Android, Android Tablet, F-Droid, Kindle Fire and Android SDK. The best alternative is Lawnchair Launcher, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ADW.Launcher are KISS Launcher (Free, Open Source), Microsoft Launcher (Free), Trebuchet (Free, Open Source) and Smart Launcher (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Sep 13, 2021

    1. The rootless Pixel Launcher that is both heavily customizable and ships with backported Android Oreo features and tweaks. Based on Launcher3 from AOSP, Lawnchair has all the features of the Pixel Launcher (including the Google Feed), plus customizability.
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    2. KISS is a fast launcher for your Android. Search through your apps, contacts and settings lightning fast.
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    3. With Microsoft Launcher (formerly known as Arrow Launcher), you can personalize your Android device to match your style with wallpapers, theme colors, icon packs and more.
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    4. Trebuchet launcher is an AOSP (Android Open Source Project) based launcher developed by LineageOS team. This is a port of the popular LineageOS 15 ROM's Trebuchet launcher to enjoy on any device; working with any android version equal or greater than Android 5.x.
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    5. We designed Smart Launcher for people who need a more efficient and smart way to use their Android devices.
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    6. An open source Android launcher project, started from scratch.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Pixel Launcher is the home screen experience for the Pixel and Pixel XL phones by Google. Personalised information from Google is just a swipe away.
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    7. Linux CLI lets you use a custom, linux command line interface as your home screen.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Powerful, fast, and highly customizable home replacement for Android 4.0+. Apex Launcher helps you create a customized homescreen experience on your Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0) device.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • F-Droid
      You can easily add any app launcher, so you won't ever again have to swipe through useless apps to find the one you need. You can also rename the launchers as you wish. It is not a real launcher replacing your home screen, just a holder for your favourite apps.
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