Nova Launcher is a powerful, customizable, and versatile home screen replacement. Nova brings advanced features to enhance your home screens, but still remains a great, user-friendly choice for everyone. Whether you want to completely overhaul your home screens or are looking for a cleaner, faster home launcher, Nova is the answer.
• The Newest Features: Nova brings the latest Android launcher features to all other phones.
• Custom Icon Themes: Nova supports thousands of icon themes available in the Play Store.
• Night Mode and Dark Theme: Have night mode come on automatically at a specific time, or just leave it on for a dark theme.
• Customizable App Drawer: Vertical or horizontal scroll, page effects, and card or immersive options are just a few of the things you’ll find available for the app drawer.
• Subgrid Positioning: With the ability to snap icons and widgets in between grid cells, it’s easy to get a precise feel and layout with Nova in a way that’s impossible with most other launchers.
• Backup and Restore: Moving from phone to phone or trying new home screen setups is a snap thanks to Nova’s backup and restore feature. Backups can be stored locally or saved to the cloud for easy transfers.
• Speed: Nova is highly optimized, with smooth and snappy animations that will even older phones a fast and fluid feel.

Do more with Nova Launcher Prime
Unlock Nova Launcher’s full potential with Nova Launcher Prime:

• Gestures: Swipe, pinch, double tap, and more on the home screen to execute custom commands.
• App Drawer Groups: Create custom tabs or folders in the app drawer for an ultra-organized feel.
• Hide Apps: Remove apps from the app drawer without uninstalling them.
• Custom Icon Swipe Gestures: Assign swipe gestures to home screen icons or folders for custom actions.
• …and more. More scrolling effects, unread counts, and others.

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

From version Nova Launcher 8.0.2 beta:

8.0.2 BETA Jul 21, 2022

  • Branch Search for Shortcuts and Contacts
    • Branch search is powered by a library used by Nova. Its internal identifier
  • is '', (Nova Launcher is 'com.teslacoilsw.launcher')
    • This library is completely offline and makes no network connections.
    • This is NOT the same as Branch's other product, the deep link library called ''
  • Fix unable to resize widgets vertically
  • Fix magneta text in Edit dialog
  • Fix app drawer not loading

8.0.1 BETA Jul 17, 2022

  • Fixes FCs on Android 8 and 9
  • Fix widgets on Samsung
  • Fix disabling dock
  • Fix various crashes
  • Fix max grid size in settings UI
  • Fix left/right gestures on single home screen
  • Fix left/right gesture settings appearing twice
  • Fix backing out of gesture action selection screen causing selection of None

8.0 BETA Jul 15, 2022

  • Material You - Custom color schemes based on wallpaper colors
  • Redesigned Nova Settings
  • New swipe left/right desktop gestures
  • Align Bottom immersive folders
  • Rebased on Launcher3 Android 12L
  • Android 13 fixes
All versions
Nova Launcher 8.0.2 beta
July 21, 2022


Uploaded:July 21, 2022 at 9:56PM UTC

File size:12 MB


Nova Launcher 8.0.1 beta
July 17, 2022


Uploaded:July 17, 2022 at 5:23PM UTC

File size:11.97 MB


Nova Launcher 8.0 beta
July 16, 2022


Uploaded:July 16, 2022 at 12:00AM UTC

File size:11.97 MB


Nova Launcher 7.0.57
December 14, 2021


Uploaded:December 14, 2021 at 8:24PM UTC

File size:8.29 MB


Nova Launcher 7.0.56
November 22, 2021


Uploaded:November 22, 2021 at 11:46PM UTC

File size:8.28 MB


Nova Launcher 7.0.54 beta
November 17, 2021


Uploaded:November 17, 2021 at 5:34AM UTC

File size:8.28 MB


Nova Launcher 7.0.53 beta
November 17, 2021


Uploaded:November 17, 2021 at 1:45AM UTC

File size:8.28 MB


Nova Launcher 7.0.52 beta
November 10, 2021


Uploaded:November 10, 2021 at 10:22PM UTC

File size:8.27 MB


Nova Launcher 7.0.51 beta
November 5, 2021


Uploaded:November 5, 2021 at 5:44PM UTC

File size:8.27 MB


Nova Launcher 7.0.50 beta1
November 4, 2021


Uploaded:November 4, 2021 at 6:24PM UTC

File size:8.27 MB