Have you recently purchased and Android smartphone? Do you love the
versatility of your smartphone and feature-rich operating system, as
well as most likely a far more reasonable price point than if you
had decided upon an iphone or a Windows smartphone?
You probably have said YES to all of the above, however in life even
when we have wonderful toys and gadgets, we still often want what we
don’t have. So has your mind wandered to thinking about what it would
be like to have a Windows based UI on your smartphone? Well this can
be accomplished very easily for just $5 by trying out the Launcher 8 app at the google play store.
This is a very simple and easy to install app that will instantly transform your
Android based smartphone into a Windows-looking UI. It will change your homescreen to match that of a Windows 8 based smartphone. With the Launcher 8, you have nice options to customize and personalize your Windows phone layout for your Android phone.
In no time you can surprise your friends and tell them that you recently purchased a Windows smartphone! It’s fast and very fluid, and most of your apps will bind properly to the new Windows tiles on your homescreen. If offers lots of customization including colors for your tiles, names and backgrounds and themes. And no need to worry Android lovers, this app keeps all of your existing Android operating system features.
Features of this very cool app
– Custom tile: you can choose many different sizes of tiles, modify colors and icons of the tiles;
– Featured tile: Add special features tiles, like time, LED light, Live Gallery and Live contact.
– LockScreen: Add your thoughts to manage the LockScreen with style and password settings;
– StatusBar: Manage your StatusBar with style, time display, and color settings;
– Do it yourself folder: Create new tabs for your folder. Hide & lock folders with passwords.
– Theme: Back up and restore your themes. Themes can be uploaded and downloaded online also.
– Wallpaper: This app has high quality wallpaper resources for background images.
This app was recently updated on May 13, 2016 which fixed minor prior issues. It does require Android 2.3 or higher on your Android smartphone. It’s 13 Mb in size and the current version as of this posting is 3.3.3. A well thought out app and well worth your $5 bill !