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    Pixel Launcher Alternatives

    Pixel Launcher is described as 'is the home screen experience for the Pixel and Pixel XL phones by Google. Personalised information from Google is just a swipe away'. There are more than 50 alternatives to Pixel 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 Pixel Launcher are KISS Launcher (Free, Open Source), Microsoft Launcher (Free), Trebuchet (Free, Open Source) and Smart Launcher (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Nov 27, 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. Slim launcher only allows you to use fewer apps on your phone. Giving you more time to enjoy life as it was intended. Also a perfect app for a minimalist lifestyle. All you need is less.
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    7. An open source Android launcher project, started from scratch.
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      OpenLauncher vs Pixel Launcher opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      It's FOSS and covers all the basics you expect from a launcher.
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    8. Linux CLI lets you use a custom, linux command line interface as your home screen.
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    9. 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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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      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.
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