1. mwb1957's Avatar
    Based on the article posted on Android Central on 8/12 by Simon Sage about the top launchers, what do you think is the best launcher for the N3?
    Also will the Google Now Launcher make the N3 act like a Nexus phone?
    I have had my N3 for 7 months now and am ready to try something besides touchwiz.
    Would appreciate comment's.

    Posted via Android Central App from my Rose Gold Samsung Galaxy Note 3
    08-12-2014 06:43 PM
  2. sforsyth01's Avatar
    Nothing comes close to Nova.

    -Shawn
    Noting the world one S-Pen at a time.
    08-12-2014 07:07 PM
  3. jpr's Avatar
    That article is nonsense.

    For me, Nova Prime is the best of the 3 dozen launchers I've tried.
    08-12-2014 07:48 PM
  4. Lefty Drummer's Avatar
    I'm giving Action Launcher a test drive at the moment but sure like my Nova Prime.

    Sent from my Awesome Note 3 via AC Forums App
    08-12-2014 08:28 PM
  5. beh's Avatar
    I use Nova Prime and TouchWiz. Both have strong points and both have downsides. I find nothing wrong with TouchWiz and find it works extremely well for me especially with the stock Android and Samsung apps. Nova Prime also works well for me and allows for 5 icons across where TouchWiz does not. In addition, Nova Prime allows you to access dozens of icon sets and themes..I have tried several others and find most of them to be more hassle than helpful.Takes your pick and go for it. Your mileage may vary.
    08-12-2014 11:29 PM
  6. dpham00's Avatar
    I am using Nova prime. Tried a few others but like nova the best.

    Sent from my LG G Pad 8.3
    08-13-2014 12:44 PM
  7. hdhuntr's Avatar
    Nova Prime for me too. I think if you look at other launcher threads you'll find them mentioned most often. I liked what I had before but I can't remember what it was now.
    08-15-2014 01:14 PM
  8. hawkwind212's Avatar
    I'm currently using nova, apex, holo and next 3D. IMO nova has ther overall smoothness and custimization. I have some issues with Apex right now and that's all I'm going to say about it. You probably not going to like holo since you're using the new note, and you probably not going to worry about size and the small memory usage, but that's the fortes of holo launcher, small and compact. As for next 3D if you like eye candy and customization, this is probably your launcher. However, it's pricy and takes up lots resource. So if you still not sure what to get and don't want to go wrong, nova is a sure bet.

    Sent from my LG-E980 using Tapatalk
    08-15-2014 03:11 PM
  9. Lefty Drummer's Avatar
    After trying Action Launcher for a couple days I'm back to Nova. Had a few lag issues for some reason, and since I already paid once for a launcher I didn't feel like paying another premium fee. Nova is very smooth, and I like the transition from screen to screen and the wraparound effect.
    08-15-2014 04:29 PM
  10. revansCAAD8's Avatar
    I'm a launcher (Nova) newbie, can you tell me about themes? Worth downloading (google play?) lastly what is the main difference if I buy the upgrade to Nova Prime?
    Thanks,
    Robert

    Posted via my Galaxy Note3 on the Android Central App
    08-16-2014 08:33 AM
  11. Lefty Drummer's Avatar
    There are some free themes, I would try some out so you can see what they're about. Very easy to switch between default and any themes you download. Just do a search in Google Play Store for Nova themes, you'll get a bunch of results. I switch around, running the 'Google KikKat' icon theme pack.
    08-16-2014 02:42 PM
  12. Lefty Drummer's Avatar
    See Nova Prime page in Play Store for additional features list...

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...launcher.prime
    08-16-2014 02:44 PM
  13. ffejjj's Avatar
    I would be lost without ADW.EX launcher

    Nova would be my second

    Posted via Android Central App
    08-16-2014 05:23 PM
  14. Jnorton2724's Avatar
    Nova prime launcher is awesome! I switched to it awhile ago.

    Posted via Galaxy Note 3
    08-16-2014 05:25 PM
  15. Lactose The Intolerant's Avatar
    Another vote for the awesomeness that is Nova Prime.
    08-18-2014 04:52 PM

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