Sure, Nokia has launched an Android launcher
The Android launcher scene may be getting a little out of management — even Nokia (whose X telephones at the moment are underneath Microsoft’s wing) is stepping into the sport. The Finnish agency has simply launched Z Launcher, a house display alternative that will get you to steadily-used apps, contacts and websites as shortly as attainable. The software program learns your habits and surfaces the content material you are most probably to make use of based mostly on the place you’re, what you are doing and the time of day. It’d put your calendar app on the prime whenever you’re in the midst of the workday, or spotlight Instagram whenever you’re out in town. You additionally do not should dive into the app tray should you’re in search of one thing particular; you’ll be able to draw an merchandise’s first letter to convey up a slender set of outcomes.
Z Launcher’s interface could also be easy, however getting a replica might show tough. It is at present obtainable solely to a restricted variety of customers in a tough alpha launch. And whereas the alpha ought to run on many Android telephones, Nokia has solely examined on the Nexus 5 and up to date Galaxy S fashions — do not be stunned if different units throw a match. We have additionally observed that the launcher obtain course of is hit-or-miss, so you might have to be affected person. Nonetheless, that is your massive probability at seeing how Nokia designs an interface for different corporations’ handsets.