Introduction-GO Launcher EX
Have you waited for a long time to change your old phone, simply because you are bored with its looks… or have you ever wanted to give your Android phone a new look, give it a new makeover- an extreme makeover ! Then you are reading the right article. In this article, I am going to walk you through the best launcher in the Android app world and it is none other but your very renown GO launcher. GO Launcher EX is the most popular home application and probably one of the most downloaded apps. Unlike most home replacement apps, this one stands apart from the rest in the user friendly ability.
Its smooth compatibility along with mind blowing transition effects makes it more powerful. Its fresh look and simplicity, is its beauty. And its biggest bonus is its FREE and continuously updating. There are so many free themes, that I can assure you that you will not get bored of neither your phone nor this app. Along with themes, there are more than hundreds of wallpapers, locks, widgets – Free and premium. Paid apps are always there, and you won't believe it GO makers have kept it very reasonable, many are available for 1 dollar to not more than 3 dollars. Cheap indeed!
Key features of GO launcher EX are:
1.More than hundreds of themes- for every one .
2.Simple yet highly useful widgets like weather, clock , calendar, switch control etc.
3.More than 10 awesome transition effects
4.Almost everything can be user defined i.e. it is the most apt launcher available.
5.Ability to add folders on the home screen , hide applications from the menu, and take complete control of every minute detail required.
Free and the secret to getting Premium also for Free
GO launcher EX has so far done very Good in the android world, in fact it has done Great ! No other Android launcher has got so much success as this one. Its hard to believe that the developers of GO launcher let this app to try for free. While the free app has all the capabilities with no limit and time period yet it does not have that great themes and lockers. Often you will want to buy the eye catching premium stuff, but don't worry, there is way to get these for free.
Although the method-for getting premium stuff for free on Go launcher, I will be telling you would be known to some people but still I will share it, for those who don't know it as of yet. The secret to get the premium apps for free lies with Google. Yeah right ! Simply Google, the name of the paid app you want and add ".apk" and download it for free. Do note that this works for any app you want.
What more can you do with GO launcher EX
The EX in the name stands for EXtended. Apart from this, Team Go has also launched various other apps and the best part is most other non-Go apps work without GO launcher EX. While some don't, I would prefer using Go apps along with Go Launcher EX. For instance you have the "GO launcher EX Notification" , this allows you to view the number of missed calls, sms etc without unlocking your phone. Similar to this , there are other apps as well. GO developers have contributed a lot to Android technology, if you haven't heard of "GO Sms" and "GO Keyboard", then do check them out now.
Just to inspire you a little more , some quick facts about GO launcher EX : Total number of downloads : 563,463 and counting and Average rating on Google Play is 4.6 and to add more to your surprise, all it requires is Android 2.0 or above i.e. GO launcher EX works on almost all Android handsets selling today in the market.
Now GO re-explore your old phone today!
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Among the third party launchers, I am more comfortable with Nova launcher. I have tried the GO launcher for a couple of days and could not feel at home with it. Nova tends to reduce the redraws observed on some Samsung devices.
Now after going through this article, I guess I should give it a try. But the tips you have shared on getting paid apps for free works almost for apps out there, you will not be able to get updates for the apps from play store. You need to keep track on when new updates are available and update them accordingly