Till now we have just tasted the Pixel Launcher that was hauled out from the O Preview fabricates and even while the official Pixel Launcher is accessible at the Play Store, it is just available to the individuals who really have the gadget. Regardless of whether you have the APK, the installation will, in any case, be restricted to Android Nougat 7.0 gadgets or above, which doesn’t sound sweet by any means.
About Pixel Launcher 2.1
An individual Redditor AmirZ has brought to us the Pixel Launcher legitimately from the AOSP source. You may know the engineer for his past port of Pixel Launcher, that brought highlights like Google Search Pill and Now Cards to users who couldn’t install the dumped APK as a framework app. The significant difference between the past and the present port is that the upgraded one is a gathering of Launcher3 (AOSP Source) with included Pixel-specific highlights in addition to a regressive similarity up till Lollipop.
Here are the Pixel includes that have been added to the Launcher3:
- Speedy Search Bar with Google Pill structure and Date/Weather.
- Versatile symbols support: Square, Squircle, Circle, and Teardrop.
- Use Google Wallpapers to choose a backdrop when accessible
- Motorola’s 4 sections and other accomplice customization are debilitated.
- Google Now feed is open by swiping to left on the HS.
- Google Calendar app symbol with the date
The Pixel Launcher 2.1 port not just enables you to appreciate the most recent Pixel-specific highlights yet additionally a few highlights from Oreo that make it superb.
- Android Oreo Pixel subject with Blue articulation.
- Notification Dots up till Marshmallow with different shading variations (You will consequently be prompted for notification access for this element to work).
- Notification bar Date will dispatch Google Calendar.
- Squeeze to-review support.
- While these are only the plot changes and highlights, there are a few other little changes which make the user experience much better.
Download and Install Pixel Launcher 2
The Pixel Launcher 2 is accessible for download straightforwardly from AmirZ’s Github task page. So visit this link and download the most recent accessible APK (Example: Launcher3-aosp-debug.apk).
When you have downloaded the Pixel Launcher 2 APK, simply install it using a file supervisor. Similarly, as you open the Launcher, you will be prompted to concede notification access to the app do as well, that.