What launcher are you using on the Android Q beta?

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Time to touch base with the AC forums.

Android betas are equal parts sour and sweet. It’s fun to get early hands-on time with Google’s latest software, but at the same time, it also means putting up with bugs and other quirks.

Not all apps work 100% perfectly on beta software, especially third-party launchers. Taking a look through the AC forums, these are the launchers some of our members have been using on Q with the most success.

cbreze
06-19-2019 10:10 PM

Just wondering if anyone would care to share their 2 cents on different launchers that work with Q.
So far I have tried Nova and find it works fine for what I use a launcher for. So besides OEM Pixel launcher has anyone experimented to see what others might work. I like Action launcher a lot but it’s got some bugs on a pixel 2. Ignores home button at times so I’m thinking it’s possibly more…

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Kirstein Gourlay
06-20-2019 05:54 AM

I am using Action Launcher and have very few issues with it. Sometimes the gesture for overview works and other times it doesn’t. But it isn’t a deal breaker

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dov1978
06-20-2019 11:49 AM

Microsoft Launcher and Nova have both been pretty good on my 3xl still. Not quite as smooth as Pixel Launcher on Q but other than the janky animation when you swipe up for home on both of them they’ve played fine.

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elvee68
06-20-2019 05:09 PM

I use Action Launcher with Q on a 3xl
I use full gesture navigation.

For AL I have a single page with Google feed on left and a Quick Page on the right. No dock, no home button.

The only issue from this setup is if I swipe too close from the edge of the screen, the gesture navigation takes priority over my feed and Quick Page. Had to get used to that…

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