Essential Launcher Alternatives

    Essential Launcher is described as 'very small launcher offering most basic functionality. It is easy on disk usage, memory and CPU usage'. There are more than 50 alternatives to Essential Launcher for Android, Android Tablet, F-Droid, Kindle Fire and Android SDK. The best alternative is Nova Launcher, which is free. Other great apps like Essential Launcher are Lawnchair Launcher (Free, Open Source), KISS Launcher (Free, Open Source), Trebuchet (Free, Open Source) and Microsoft Launcher (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 13, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      Trebuchet Launcher by Cyanogenmod, modified to build in Android Studio as a standalone application.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 12.1-150804, released in August 2015, can be still downloaded from Google Play Store.

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    1. Walli Launcher is EASY TO USE, VERY QUICK, INTELLIGENT, LOW POWER BATTERY, CUSTOMIZABLE.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Flick Launcher Is a project created by Michele Lacorte. A Launcher inspired by the design of the Google Pixel Launcher, but with a few tweaks of course…
      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Make your home screen a canvas of hexagonal tiles that adapts to your most important apps.
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    2. MIUI Launcher is a stylish, smart, slim & personalized home screen replacement App for your Android phone.
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    3. Fast and reliable launcher! Planet of the launcher has been updated. Launcher on the planet to experience a new service card. ?
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    4. Next Launcher 3D Shell shows you how 3D dynamic effects and highly customizable Android home screen replacement app could redefine your Android device. Time to get rid of the flat traditional launcher and embrace REAL 3D Launcher!
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    5. Simple, powerful, fast and highly customizable home replacement, based on the Marshmallow stock launcher. Other versions are available for Android Froyo and Ice Cream Sandwich in Mobint Software apps. Basic Features: - Full material design.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      LaunchTime is an alternative home/homescreen/launcher for Android devices. Its main feature is a side menu used to organize your apps into common-sense and configurable categories.
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    6. Main features: A) Bing daily wallpaper - Automatically via Launcher Settings -> General Settings - Manually via Gestures B) Supports Portrait and Landscape mode. - Widgets positions & sizes are preserved the way you chose in both orientations.
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