SwipePad - Gesture Launcher

SwipePad - Gesture Launcher

(20923 ratings)

Appears in 25 channels

  • Downloads:
    1,000,000 - 5,000,000
  • Last update
    Feb 6, 2015

SwipePad - Gesture Launcher Reviews

  • V

    V

    Reviewed in Form+Function

    Ever felt jealous of your friend's iPhone assistive touch? Don't be, because there exists a better alternative and that's *drumroll* SwipePad! Swipe from corners and edges to access apps like a pro without having to see pesky little floating buttons.

  • Thomas Unterkircher

    Thomas Unterkircher

    Reviewed in A beautiful and improved Android experience

    Makes multitasking in Android so much better. Easily start your 12 most used apps from any other application. If you spend some money you can extend the functionality and launch even more apps.

  • Jamie Davies

    Jamie Davies

    Reviewed in Long Lasting Apps & Games

    You'll wonder how you ever lived without it! Quick links to anything, anytime!

  • Salem Alawi, AKA IExist, AKA Kingsam413

    Salem Alawi, AKA IExist, AKA Kingsam413

    Reviewed in Spice up the phone!

    Rating: ♥♥♥♥♥ + Looks really good + Fast & effective + Nice effects like the sound + Free + Animation + Many portals in the free version +0 lagg

  • MakeUseOf

    MakeUseOf

    Reviewed in The 100 Best Android Apps

    Launch your favorite apps in a flash, from any app. Transformed my Android experience — a must-have.

  • Nick Clemmons

    Nick Clemmons

    Reviewed in My Essentials

    This is one of my absolute favorites for convenience and speed. Access a page full of shortcuts with a simple swipe from any edge or corner of your choice. Launch anything from within any other app. You may never see your homescreen again. The buck for extra space is absolutely worth it.

  • Yeezus

    Yeezus

    Reviewed in Only the best

    A mini action bar that allows you to access your apps or quick settings quickly. It has no lag and is ad free. The interface is beautiful and swift at the same time. Great for multitasking!

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SwipePad is a launcher panel overlay, the fastest app switcher. With a single swipe gesture, you can launch anything from within any app. It's extraordinarily simple and intuitive to use:
1. Touch down a pre-set edge of the screen;
2. Move your finger towards the center of the screen so the pad will emerge;
3. Release your finger on a specific slot to action.

That's it! This will bring your multitasking to a new level:)

Some notes:
★ A pad can hold a mix of apps, shortcuts, bookmarks, contacts etc. With widgetpad add-on, it can even launch a widget from anywhere!

★ This is not a home app, your home key preference is kept (works with all 3rd party home apps like Apex Launcher, Nova Launcher, ADW Launcher, Go Launcher EX etc.)

★ The app under SwipePad keeps running: no interruption

★ Memory & battery friendly

★ "DIRECTLY CALL PHONE NUMBERS" permission is required by Android system dialer shortcut. So you can set up a quick dial portal, and call your favorite contact with a single swipe.

Ideas and suggestions are welcomed:)
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