Apex Launcher helps you create a customized homescreen experience on your Android (4.0+) device.
"Fantastic app that has the potential to give your phone a complete makeover. I highly recommend it." - MakeUseOf
"Even after a lot of customization, Apex Launcher feels super fast." - Pocket Now
"We must say it is as smooth as butter." - Droid Life
Five Best Android Launchers - Lifehacker
The 25 Tastiest Apps for Ice Cream Sandwich - PCMag
Must-have apps for the Nexus 7 - ZDNet
вЂў Customizable homescreen grid size and up to 9 homescreens
вЂў Scrollable dock with up to 7 icons per page and up to 5 pages
вЂў Infinite & elastic scrolling (homescreen, drawer and dock)
вЂў Fancy transition effects (tablet, cube, etc.)
вЂў Hide elements as you want (persistent search bar, status bar, or even the dock)
вЂў Customizable icons and labels for shortcuts and folders
вЂў Choose different folder preview styles and background
вЂў Multiple drawer styles (transparent/opaque, horizontal/vertical, paginated/continuous)
вЂў Drawer apps sorting (title, install date, mostly used)
вЂў Hide apps from the drawer
вЂў Lock your desktop to prevent accidental changes
вЂў Enjoy homescreen gestures (pinch, swipe up/down, double tap)
вЂў Advanced theme engine (icon packs, skins, etc.)
вЂў Backup/restore settings and data
вЂў Optimized for both phones and tablets
вЂў Lots of other customization options!
Apex Launcher Pro (Paid Version) Features:
вЂў Powerful drawer customizations (unlimited drawer tabs, folders in drawer)
вЂў Unread count notifications (provided by the free Apex Notifier extension)
вЂў Dock swipe actions (swipe up and down actions)
вЂў More gesture options (two-finger gestures)
вЂў Additional transition effects (accordion, cross, etc.)
вЂў Flexible theme options (ADW, LauncherPro, Go Launcher themes)
вЂў Enhanced folder support (batch add, merge folders)
вЂў Advanced widget options (widgets in dock, overlapping widgets)
вЂў More features on the way!
вЂў Pinch the screen to access screen previews (like ExposГ© or HTC Sense).
вЂў Long press an icon to drag and drop it over another one to create a folder.
вЂў Long press icons/folders on the desktop and choose edit from the popup menu to customize icons and labels.
вЂў Drag, hover, and drop app icons over the delete button at the top of the screen to quickly uninstall apps.
вЂў Long press an app in the hide apps list to quickly launch that app.
вЂў Switch to single screen wallpaper mode to fix wallpaper zooming issues.
вЂў Enable the Root Helper in advanced settings (root required, Android 4.0 only) to add widgets from the drawer.
вЂў Access widget data: Only used to create and display widgets on the homescreen. (Android 4.1+ only)
вЂў Application information: Used to display warnings when other launchers are running.
вЂў Control vibration/Status Bar/Wallpaper: Standard launcher functions.
вЂў Network communication: Used for anonymous usage/error reporting (optional).
вЂў Phone calls: Used when you create direct-dial shortcuts on the homescreen.
вЂў Storage: Used to backup/restore settings and desktop data.
вЂў Superuser: Required to add widgets from the drawer (Android 4.0 only).