Always wanted to download a launcher for your Android phone but don’t know which to pick? Well, here’s one more for you to add to your list as Google makes its Google Now launcher available for almost all Android devices.
Just a couple of days ago, Google shared on its Android Twitter account, @Android, that the Google Now Launcher is now available for Android devices running on version 4.1 and above.Available for free, the launcher will make your device look and feel like a Nexus device on your primary home screen, giving you access to your Google Now cards with just a swipe of a button.
The key features of Google Now launcher are:
- Activate Google Search on your home screen simply by saying “OK Google”. You can search for query or tell your phone what to do like navigate to work or play a song
- Fast search – tap the search box and you can enter your query immediately
- Easy access to your favorite Google products like Gmail, YouTube and Maps
- Larger viewing area – the status and navigation bar are now translucent so your wallpapers will appear to be in full screen
- Intuitive wallpaper picker – select any image that’s stored on your device, or in the cloud. Position and preview your wallpaper before you set it
- Google Now launcher is now available for download immediately at the Google Play Store.
(Source: Google Play)