Reviewed in Which Launcher Should You Run?
Top of the heap. It stands out for doing EVERYTHING well. Rock-solid, lean and mean, and flexible. I always find myself coming back to Nova after trying the rest. You can even simulate the "covers" feature of Action Launcher Pro with just a couple of extra taps.
Accept no substitues! Nova Launcher is the original and most polished customizable launcher for modern Android
Nova Launcher Prime
Unlock the following extras by purchasing Nova Launcher Prime
• Gestures - Swipe, pinch, double tap and more on the home screen to open your favorite apps
• Unread Counts - Never miss a message. Unread count badges for Hangouts, SMS, Gmail and more using the TeslaUnread plugin
• Custom Drawer Groups - Create new tabs or folders in the app drawer
• Hide Apps - Keep a clean app drawer by hiding never used apps
• Icon Swipes - Set custom actions for swiping on app shortcuts or folders
• More scroll effects - Such as Wipe, Accordion, and Throw
Nova Launcher Prime acts as a license to unlock these features in the free Nova Launcher App. You will need to install Nova Launcher first.