Nova Launcher

by TeslaCoil Software
50,000,000+ installs

Android application Nova Launcher developed by is listed under category Personalization. According to Google Play Nova Launcher achieved more than 50,000,000 installs. Nova Launcher currently has 1,156,553 ratings with average rating value of 4.592. The current percentage of ratings achieved in last 30 days is 0.58%, percentage of ratings achieved in last 60 days is 0.88%. Nova Launcher has the current market position #498 by number of ratings. A sample of the market history data for Nova Launcher can be found below. Last update on 2019-01-01.

Android application info
Title:Nova Launcher
Rating scores
Total ratings:1156553
Growth (30 days):0.58%
Growth (60 days):0.88%
Average rating:4.592
App installs
Installs (achieved):50,000,000+
Installs (estimated):56,481,746
Rating values
5 star ratings:883,852
4 star ratings:165,558
3 star ratings:51,421
2 star ratings:19,610
1 star ratings:36,112

Country Rankings

Rank in category Personalization:



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Download level stats
2017-10-14: Android application Nova Launcher achieved 50,000,000 installs.
2014-04-07: Android application Nova Launcher achieved 10,000,000 installs.
2013-07-19: Android application Nova Launcher achieved 5,000,000 installs.
2012-08-15: Android application Nova Launcher achieved 1,000,000 installs.
2012-06-24: Android application Nova Launcher achieved 500,000 installs.
2012-03-19: Android application Nova Launcher achieved 100,000 installs.

Total number of ratings
Total number of active users rated for Nova Launcher.

Total number of installs (*estimated)
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Average rating
Average rating value on Google Play. Given by active users of the application.

Market lead percentage
Ratings count comparing to the market leading app.

Rating distribution
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Price history stats
History statistics on app prices for Nova Launcher.


Nova Launcher replaces your home screen with one you control and can customize. Change icons, layouts, animations and more.

For my money, Nova Launcher is the best of the AOSP-style launchers available in Android. --Android Police
Nova Launcher has some very capable hands behind it --Phandroid
Our favorite is Nova Launcher, which strikes a great perfect balance between incredible performance and high customizability without getting too gimmicky and difficult to use --Lifehacker
Chock full of features you won't find in the stock launcher, and comes highly recommended --Android Central

• Icon Themes - Find thousands of icon themes for Nova Launcher on the Play Store
• Subgrid positioning - Much greater control than standard launchers, Nova Launcher allows you to snap icons or widgets half way through the desktop grid cells
• Color controls - for labels, folders, unread badges, drawer tabs and backgrounds
• Customize App Drawer - Custom tabs, Vertical or Horizontal scrolling, Custom effects
• Improved Widget Drawer - Widgets grouped by app makes it much faster to use
• Infinite scroll - Never far from your favorite page, loop through the desktop or drawer continuously
• Backup/Restore - Sophisticated backup/restore system allowing you to backup your desktop layout and launcher settings
• Scrollable Dock - Create multiple docks and scroll between them
• Widgets in dock - Place any widget in your dock, such as a 4x1 music player widget
• Import Layout - No need to rebuild your desktop from scratch, Nova Launcher can import from most popular launchers. Including the one that came with your phone.
• Fast - Nova Launcher is highly optimized to do it's work quickly and quietly, keeping the animations smooth and letting you use your phone as fast as you can move your fingers.

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

This app uses the Device Administrator permission for optional screen off/lock functionality.

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